SOURCE: Nevis Tourism Authority

Nevis Tourism Authority

September 08, 2016 09:03 ET

Nevis Tourism Authority Appoints New Chairman

CHARLESTOWN, NEVIS--(Marketwired - September 08, 2016) - The Nevis Tourism Authority (NTA) just announced it has appointed Tim Thuell as the new Chairman of the NTA Board to serve for the next term.

Mr. Thuell is General Manager for Nisbet Plantation, where he had served as GM for many years. He just returned to this position after a hiatus to pursue other opportunities elsewhere in the hospitality sector.

"I am very happy to make this appointment of Tim Thuell to Board Chairman," says the Honorable Mark Brantley, Nevis Minister of Tourism. "In light of the critical role played by Alistair Forrest former GM of Nisbet Plantation, I've decided to appoint his successor to this key position. I believe Tim brings fresh ideas, a keen knowledge of the tourism industry, and a strong understanding of what is needed to elevate Nevis in the minds of the traveling public. We welcome him and his family back home to Nevis."

Other members of the Nevis Tourism Board have been reappointed. They include: Ed Gannon, Four Seasons General Manager; Evelyn Henville, Member, Nevis Historic & Conservation Society; Ernie France, TDC Nevis Ltd.; Colin Dore, Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Finance, Nevis Island Government; Gary Colt -- Coconut Grove Restaurant; and Richard Lupinacci, The Hermitage Plantation Inn.

About Nevis:
Nevis is part of the Federation of St. Kitts & Nevis and is located in the Leeward Islands of the West Indies. Conical in shape with a volcanic peak at its center known as Nevis Peak, the island is the birthplace of the founding father of the United States, Alexander Hamilton. The weather is typical of most of the year with temperatures in the low to mid-80s°F / mid 20-30s°C, cool breezes and low chances of precipitation. Air transportation is easily available with connections from Puerto Rico, St. Maarten and St. Kitts. For more information about Nevis, travel packages and accommodations, please contact the Nevis Tourism Authority, USA Tel 1.407.287.5204, Canada 1.403.770.6697 or our website www.nevisisland.com and on Facebook -- Nevis Naturally.

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