GTB at Seatrade convention

The Gibraltar Tourist Board is participating in the 24th edition of the Seatrade Cruise Shipping convention, the international exhibition and conference recognised as the leading cruise industry event, which opened yesterday at the Miami Beach Convention Centre, Florida.

The event consists of four days of conference and three days of exhibition. Over 950 companies and 100 countries are represented at the convention. The Gibraltar Tourist Board and the Port of Gibraltar will have their own stand in the cruise destinations pavilion and are also represented as a member of the MedCruise organisation. MedCruise Senior Vice President Albert Poggio is attending the convention and the Gibraltar Tourist Board?s Chief Executive, Nicky Guerrero heads the team manning the Gibraltar stand.

?Miami is the nerve centre for world cruise operations and Seatrade is the most important business venue for this industry. Gibraltar continues to enjoy growth in the cruise market and this event offers an unrivalled platform for representatives of the Gibraltar Tourist Board, the Port of Gibraltar and representatives of the cruise shore excursion agents in Gibraltar, to promote Gibraltar and its port,? said Joe Holliday, Minister with responsibility for Tourism.