Top US corporate travel planners meet in St. Kitts at Annual Leadership Summit
Corporate travel planners arrive in grand style at the YU Lounge Private Jet Terminal at St. Kitts to attend the Opus Group’s 14th Annual Leadership Summit. (Image: Yu Lounge)
Meeting and incentive planners for major US corporations began arriving in St. Kitts over the weekend to participate in the Opus Group’s 14th Annual Leadership Summit, which is a prestigious business networking event spread over four days.
An elaborate opening ceremony was held at the Nirvana Restaurant at Fairview Great House and Botanical Gardens, on Monday night, to welcome the delegates.
To get a flavour of the colourful life at St Kitts, the corporate travel planners also explored the vendors market at Nirvana Restaurant at Fairview Great House and Botanical Gardens.
(From left to right) Helen Schur-Parris – CEO, Sunlinc; Collin and Carolyn Hoffman – Performance Enhancement Incentives; Racquel Brown – CEO St. Kitts Tourism Authority and Jacques Hamou – General Manager of the St. Kitts Marriott Resort.
Delegates got an opportunity to preview Kittitian Hill at Belmont Farms, including Irie Fields, Kittian Hill’s new 18-hole golf course designed by European PGA Tour, and Ryder Cup Star, Ian Woosman.
Besides, they will partake in the pre-opening of the Park Hyatt St Kitts and The Koi Resort St Kitts.
The travel planners will also get to enjoy one-of-a-kind lifestyle experiences such as riding on the scenic railway, visiting Brimstone Hill and Caribelle Batik, besides getting a chance to tee off at The Royal St Kitts Golf Course at the St Kitts Marriott.
(From left to right) Steve Hites, owner St. Kitts Scenic Railway; Jeanie Luckenbaugh of IIndielx, CA; Hans Birkholz, CEO Windstar Cruises, Seattle and St. Kitts Minister of Tourism, Senator Ricky Skerritt.
This event is an elite destination showcase and business exchange for global incentive programs, motivational meetings and events, offering four days of business networking and lifestyle experiences. This year’s edition has been sponsored by Maui Jim and Windstar Cruises.
The Opus Group:
Founded in 1996, The Opus Group’s principal working partners offer over fifty years of exemplary creative, consultation, and management experience which includes service to past Presidents of the United States, and the management of Fortune 500 companies. Every client requirement is customized for their budget and objectives by retaining The Opus Group’s industry knowledge, creativity, and relationships to achieve the goals and objectives.