Skal International Exec Board: New 2021 management

The 2021 Skal International Exec Board fulfilled for the very first time in an online meeting to begin 2021 with a brand-new collection of objectives.

The members of the Skal International Exec Board for 2021 are Expense Rheaume, World Head Of State from Skal Canada; Burcin Turkkan, Senior Citizen Vice President from Skal U.S.A.; Fiona Nicholl, Vice President from Skal Australia; Juan Ignacio Steta Gandara, Director from Skal Mexico; Marja Eela-Kaskinen, Director from Skal Finland; Denise Scrafton, ISC President from Skal Australia; and Daniela Otero, CEO from Skal Spain.

The International Executive Board of Skal will certainly prioritize and also concentrate on sustaining collective passion for Skal and tourism by advancing global partnerships, developing partnerships, as well as boosting understanding and influence with tourist sector occasions to increase Skal subscription worth.

“As I begin my term as Skal International World President, we are still dealing with the difficult job of maintaining member involvement and also passion high while the tourism sector slowly recovers from the destructive result of COVID and also resulting lockdowns and also take a trip restrictions. The Executive Board is dedicated to sustaining that recovery in every way possible as well as advertising Skal subscription worths when the value of community support is so required,” claimed Bill Rheaume, Globe Head Of State, Skal International.

“Currently, with injections offered, there is ultimately some light at the end of an extremely dark passage. Our sector needs to prepare to support the travel business, airline companies, as well as hoteliers as they deal with to endure this unforeseen downturn,” he included.

In 2021, Skal worldwide will remain to function very closely with UNWTO as Daniela Otero, Chief Executive Officer of Skal International, is an affiliate board participant. The organization will additionally continue close collaboration with other companion associations such as WTTC, PATA, IIPT, The Code, ECPAT, ICTP, and also Sustainable Travel Organization.

“Governments, organizations, businesses, and also inevitably everybody will certainly need to spend the following couple of months in more training focused on recuperation. Working together and working together has been, as well as will certainly continue to be, important,” stated Daniela Otero, Chief Executive Officer of Skal International.

Throughout 2020, Skal International, like every various other association worldwide, conducted its conferences in numerous on the internet platforms as virtual conferences or, in some cases, using the hybrid layout. In 2021, this will continue to be the standard for the very first 4-6 months. “Our objective in 2021 will be to maximize the visibility of Skal International worldwide while preserving an efficient and modern interaction internally. We will certainly establish and also drive a multi-channel communications technique, develop a brand voice, and preserve brand stability across all platforms. We intend on using multiple social and digital media systems to optimize our existence within the traveling and also tourism market,” said Burcin Turkkan, Senior citizen VP responsible for PR/Communications and Digital Media.

As the very first International association embracing the Digital Improvement as of 2018, Skal International has technologically-advanced systems to permit its members to do service practically utilizing these systems. “As we are at the 2nd stage of the Digital Makeover, we are servicing introducing advanced modern technologies as well as cutting-edge platforms to our global subscription,” said Fiona Nicholl, Vice Head Of State of Skal International.

Skal International is planning on conference in October 2021 with its global subscription at the Yearly Skal International Globe Congress in Quebec City, Canada. This occasion can be among the first worldwide traveling as well as tourist sector conferences after the pandemic. The Congress has an extensive program including B2B occasions, workshops, visitor audio speakers, inviting members and also non-members from the worldwide traveling and tourist Industry.

Skal International is the globe’s biggest worldwide network of tourism specialists advertising tourist, business, as well as relationship worldwide given that 1934. Its participants are directors and also execs of the tourism field who associate with each various other to attend to typical passion problems, enhancing a company network, and advertising locations. For more details concerning Skal International and also subscription, please visit