Two new tourism appointments announced

The Barbados Tourism Marketing Inc. (BTMI) has hired Aprille Thomas in a newly created post of corporate communications and public relations specialist.

Thomas holds a bachelor’s degree in Media, Journalism and Digital Arts, with a minor in Marketing and a Master’s degree in Communications, Media and Advertising.

“I am excited to be able to support the BTMI’s efforts of managing and reinforcing the Barbados brand. . . . My emphasis will be on ensuring that we manage the narrative of Barbados in a way that satisfies the appetites of visitors and stakeholders alike,” she said.

Meantime, Debbie Moe, former Marketing Manager at Unicomer Barbados Ltd, has joined BTMI Europe as a senior business development officer.

Moe, who also previously worked with Accra Beach Hotel & Spa, holds a Master’s degree in Management. She wants “to assist BTMI Europe in exploiting the destination’s opportunities for growth and to help to continue to develop Barbados’ brand visibility and visitor loyalty”.

Aprille Thomas – BTMI Corporate Communications and Public Relations Specialist – Barbados & Debbie Moe – BTMI Senior Business Development Officer – Europe.

7 Responses to Two new tourism appointments announced

  1. Maxine Brathwaite
    Maxine Brathwaite February 24, 2017 at 9:23 am

    Congrats cuz. Smile Debbie…niceeeeeee…love you loads

  2. Wayne R. Pilgrim-Cadogan
    Wayne R. Pilgrim-Cadogan February 24, 2017 at 10:44 am

    Two more political appointments leading up to the elections!

  3. Beverley Headley
    Beverley Headley February 24, 2017 at 12:33 pm

    “Newly created positiin”? As they say, “tell the fools something” 2 years gone, position put back, BTA with a new name, it’s the silly season, stuffing of the containers has begun bajans wake up please and see the folly and deception of this government. “Tell a fool something”

  4. Keysh February 24, 2017 at 1:29 pm

    My same thoughts . Sighh

  5. Sean February 24, 2017 at 2:07 pm

    Political patronage is accepted part of the process with both established parties. Dont B hippocrites, vote for higher standards

  6. Jo-Ann Roett
    Jo-Ann Roett February 24, 2017 at 3:00 pm

    Congratulations Aprille

  7. Richard Hughes February 27, 2017 at 12:21 am

    Good to see Billy Griffith is putting his team in place. Long overdue posts now filled!


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