News for the Hospitality Executive
Charles L. Black III Named Director of Sales and
for Cap Juluca on Caribbean island of Anguilla
Anguilla, British West Indies (September 26, 2008) – Charles L. Black III has been named director of sales and marketing for Cap Juluca – the award-winning luxury resort on the pristine Caribbean island of Anguilla.
According to Cap Juluca’s General Manager Gary Thulander, Black will take charge of all sales and marketing programs for the highly acclaimed property, including strategic and media planning, collateral creation, web site enhancements, advertising and public relations. “We are extremely pleased to have Charles join our team, and are confident his expertise will prove invaluable as we work to expand our sales and marketing outreach as well as upgrade operations for this unique resort, which is in the midst of an $80 million enhancement program,” Thulander says.
With considerable experience in the sales and marketing of luxury properties, especially in the Caribbean region, Black was previously director of marketing for IMI, a luxury real estate sales and marketing firm, overseeing marketing programs for Caribbean-based resort properties such as Fairmont Anguilla, Raffles St. Lucia and Raffles Tortola. Prior to joining IMI, he was director of sales and marketing for The Ritz-Carlton Golf & Spa Resort, Rose Hall in Jamaica, and worked with Ritz-Carlton Hotels & Resorts in various sales and marketing capacities for seven years. He also served as national sales manager for the Windsor Court Hotel, a member of The Leading Hotels of the World, and worked as a sales manager for Le Méridien New Orleans.
A native of Shreveport, Louisiana, Black holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Loyola University, New Orleans. He also attended Université Catholique de Louvain in Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium where he completed French-taught courses at the Institut d’Administration et Gestion.
Active in the hospitality and tourism industries, Black is a member of the Anguilla Hotel and Tourism Authority, the St. Lucia Tourist Board and the British Virgin Islands Tourist Board.
About Cap Juluca
Insulated from the outside world, yet only minutes by air or boat from St. Maarten, Cap Juluca resort is a private self-contained enclave on Anguilla in the British West Indies, situated along two miles of the most pristine white sand beaches in the Caribbean. Offering a spectacular private getaway, Cap Juluca’s spacious Moorish villas with 98 luxurious suites and bedrooms, five-star restaurants, exotic landscaped tropical gardens, and friendly and gracious service professionals provide an unparalleled level of luxury. The twenty-year-old property has received one prestigious designation after another – consistently ranking at the top of every list of the best hotels and resorts in the Caribbean and the world – and is a member of The Leading Small Hotels of the World.
The resort was recently purchased by an investor syndicate, Cap Juluca Properties Ltd., led by respected travel industry executive Adam M. Aaron, previously chairman and CEO of Vail Resorts and RockResorts and president and CEO of Norwegian Cruise Line Ltd. For more information, visit www.capjuluca.com.
|Also See:||Gary S. Thulander Named General Manager of the Cap Juluca Resort, Anguilla, British West Indies / July 2008|
|Adam Aron Leads Investment Group in Acquisition of Cap Juluca Resort, Anguilla, British West Indies; $80 million Renovation Envisioned / April 2008|