Jamaica captured the spotlight at the 2017 Travvy Awards in New York copping four gold awards: Best Honeymoon Destination, Caribbean/Bahamas; Best Culinary Destination, Caribbean/Bahamas; Best Tourism Board Overall and Best Tourism Board, Caribbean/Bahamas. On hand to collect the awards, from left to right: Donnie Dawson, Deputy Director of Tourism, Sales at the Jamaica Tourist Board (JTB); Marcia Sinclair, District Sales Manager, Northeast USA; Christopher Dobson, Business Development Officer, Northeast USA; Kenton Senior, Business Development Officer, Northeast USA and Mark Murphy, President and CEO of travAlliancemedia.
The awards were presented in the presence of hundreds of travel industry leaders last week at Gotham Hall in New York City. The annual Travvy Awards recognize the highest standards of excellence in the travel industry and honor travel companies, travel products, travel agencies, and destinations for their outstanding achievements. Over 39,000 agents, who sell the vast majority of these trips to tens of millions of consumers yearly, vote and award the very best in the travel industry.