St. George’s, Grenada W.I. – September 7, 2022 – The Grenada Tourism Authority (GTA) is pleased to announce the appointment of its new 11–member board of directors, with entrepreneur Randall Dolland as the new Chairman.
Dolland holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, with a concentration in Finance, from SUNY Stony Brook in the USA. Throughout his career, Dolland has served in various tourism related areas including as Sales and Marketing Manager for the former Flamboyant Hotel and as a director of the former Grenada Board of Tourism.
Upon accepting his new role as the Chairman of the Grenada Tourism Authority, Dolland stated, “I’m truly honored to serve as board chairman as for many years, I’ve been a stakeholder in this industry and can intimately relate to the challenges currently impacting the industry. In this role, I look forward to partnering with all stakeholders and strategic partners to move our Tourism agenda forward.”
Further appointments to the GTA Board of Directors are:
- Dr. George Vincent, Deputy Chairman
- Mr. Orlando Romain
- Dr. Charles Modica, St. George’s University
- Ms. Allison Caton, Rep. Carriacou & Petite Martinique
- Ms. Jacqueline Alexis
- Ms. Janelle Hopkin, Hotel Industry
- Mr. Marlon Glean, Sports/Legal
- Permanent Secretary, w.r.f Economic Development, Planning, Tourism, and Creative Economy
- Representative, Grenada Chamber of Commerce
- Representative, Grenada Taxi Association
This new Board of Directors represents several sectors of the industry, all of which have a critical input into delivering a progressive, forward-thinking end product. Their diverse and innovative leadership approach will ensure the creation of long-term sustainable strategies to grow the commercial and developmental interests of Grenada, Carriacou and Petite Martinique.
Pure Grenada, the Spice of the Caribbean, a hidden gem with unspoiled beauty offering a lifestyle so pure and authentic that you will feel instantly renewed. Famed for its aromatic spices and organic chocolate, the tri-island destination of Grenada, Carriacou, and Petite Martinique is located in the eastern Caribbean just south of Barbados. The Pure Grenada experience amplified by the “Pure Safe Travel” initiative, beckons visitors to its 40 white sandy beaches including the world-famous Grand Anse Beach, 15 breathtaking waterfalls, six chocolate factories, three rum distilleries, and more than 30 unforgettable dive sites, including the largest shipwreck in the Caribbean ‘Bianca C’ and the World’s First Underwater Sculpture Park. Grenada was also named the world’s first ‘Culinary Capital’ by the World Food & Travel Association (WFTA). The World Travel & Tourism Council “Safe Travels” approved destination is committed to protecting your health and safety while allowing you to tailor a beyond-the-ordinary experience of a lifetime. To plan your next vacation to Grenada, visit www.puregrenada.com.
Contact: Barney A. Bishop/Michaela Barnes; Finn Partners; Grenada@finnpartners.com