George Markantonis, President & Managing Director, Atlantis Named 'Caribbean Hotelier Of The Year'
Atlantis' President George Markantonis (c) Named 'Caribbean Hotelier Of The Year'
The CaribbeanHotel and Tourism Association (CHTA) and MMGY Global presented the "Caribbean Hotelier of the Year" award to hospitality veteran George Markantonis, president and managing director, Atlantis, Paradise Island in the Bahamas at the annual Caribbean Travel Marketplace.
Markantonis is the 34th recipient of this prestigious award, which is the highest professional honor bestowed in hotel and resort operations in the Caribbean. The award recognizes excellence in all areas of operations, as well as a commitment to the training and development of staff, contributions to the community, and a demonstrated commitment to sound environmental practices. The award also acknowledges each recipient's active role in both national and regional issues affecting Caribbean tourism.
In 2005, Markantonis assumed the leadership of Atlantis, Paradise Island as president and managing director and has overseen its rapid expansion into the iconic and most successful destination resort in the Caribbean.