September is Travel Agent Month
September is Travel Agent Month in the U.S. Virgin Islands! Travel agents and representatives with an 8 Digit IATAN Number can sign HERE up for exclusive information on complimentary hotel stays and discounts on activities and attractions.
The culinary team is made up of chefs from all 3 islands that come together every year to participate in the Taste of the Caribbean Competition which showcases Caribbean cuisine through demonstration and competitions for the top culinary Caribbean honors.
Premier marketing event that showcases the Virgin Islands and reinforces our relationships with our travel partners.
Tommy Star Awards
Annual Tommy Star Awards and Gala which highlights the individuals of the hospitality industry that goes above and beyond service expectation.
USVI HTA EDUCATION & TRAINING SCHOLARSHIP/LOAN PROGRAM
Blue Flag Educational Events
Virgin Islands Resource Conservation & Development Council, Inc.
You can download an informational document and an application form for the Virgin Islands Resource Conservation & Development Council, Inc. by right clicking on the links (200 DPI tiff files suitable for printing):
The annual Tommy Star Awards recognize hospitality employees for excellence and dedication. This is a major black tie event and that gives the HTA and it’s members a chance to highlight and showcase the work of their staffs throughout the tourism industry.
There is also the Tommy Goes to School Newsletter (PDF), which is distributed in schools throughout the territory with the goal of disseminating relevant information about the tourism industry to the children of the U.S. Virgin Islands, and interest them in tourism careers.
Tommy Goes To School
Tommy Starfish, the USVI Hotel & Tourism Association mascot, is packing his backpack and heading to school. Why? He’s visiting classrooms to educate kids on the tourism industry, local facts and people, and teaching students cool things that are a part of Virgin Islands culture. Click here to download the latest Tommy newsletter.