Bonaire, an island municipality of the Netherlands, lies off Venezuela’s coast within the southern Caribbean.
- At the heels of Bonaire appointing its new Director of Tourism, Miles Mercera, Tourism Company Bonaire (TCB) could also be glad to announce the addition of Dr. Robertico R. Croes as its Tourism Strategist & Marketing consultant.
- Dr. Croes, a Professor and the Affiliate Dean who additionally these days serves because the Director of the Dick Pope Sr. Institute for Tourism Research on the College of Central Florida’s Rosen School of Hospitality Control will carry over 40 years of tourism and overseas affairs enjoy to the function.
- “It’s an exhilarating time to give a contribution to the tourism technique for Bonaire because the island seems to be not to best get better however to additionally renew its positioning as a vacation spot,” stated Croes. “I’m commemorated as a way to lend my experience to lend a hand lead Bonaire and its financial system in a good path because it positive factors consciousness in new segments.”
His intensive background comprises publishing 4 books about tourism control in warm-water island locations, tourism and poverty aid, the demanding situations going through small island locations, and the applying of call for fashions to a small financial system.
Croes will submit his 5th e-book, Small Island and Small Vacation spot Tourism, in December 2021. Moreover, he has contributed to many extra books, has issued over 130 printed works, emitted greater than 30 business studies, and made shows on those subjects during the arena, Croes has additionally consulted in a lot of nations together with Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Brazil, Aruba, Curacao, Bonaire, Grenada, Italy, and the US.
Since receiving his doctorate from the College of Twente, the Netherlands, Croes has printed numerous articles in various tourism journals and served at the editorial board of 4. Croes is the recipient of the 2015 and 2018 Thea Sinclair Award, the 2015 UCF Analysis Incentive Award (RIA), 2015 Easiest Graduate Scholar Analysis Paper, offered on the 32nd Global Affiliation of Hospitality Monetary Control Training Analysis Symposium. New York College, N.Y., November 7, 2015, and a number of other different awards.