18/10/2010Cancun Travel Mart, México Summit 2010 XXIII Edition

The corporate tourism event “Cancun Travel Mart, Mexico Summit 2010” finishes successfully

The official opening ceremony was chaired by Mr. Alejandro Moreno Medina, Tourist Operation Undersecretary for the Ministry of Tourism on behalf of Mr. Felipe Calderon Hinojosa, President of Mexico, Mr. Javier Aranda Pedrero, Executive Director of relationships between Destinations & Partners of the Ministry of Tourism, Mrs. Sara Latife Ruiz Chavez, Secretary of Tourism for Quintana Roo State, on behalf of Mr. Felix Arturo Gonzalez Canto, Governor of the State of Quintana Roo, Mr. Mario Bernardo Ramirez Canul, Chief of Staff, on behalf of Mr. Jaime Hernandez Zaragoza Honorable Mayor of the Municipality of Benito Juarez, Mr. Jesus Almaguer Salazar, General Director of the Cancun Convention and Visitors Bureau, Mr. Juan Carlos González Hernandez, Mayor of Cozumel, Eduardo Muniz Urquiza, Regional Deputy of the Integrally Planned Center of Cancun, Ms. Alejandra Caballero Perez, President of the Mexican Association of Travel Agents of Quintana Roo, and our host Mr. Rodrigo de la Peña Segura, President of the Cancun Hotel Association.

The ceremony was attended by officials from the three levels of the government, consular corps, business partners, representatives of the tourism industry, presidents of various chambers and associations, with significant coverage from mass media.

The results report up to the closure of the event is the following:
Delegate Buyers 280
Delegate Providers 325
Delegate Totals 605
Business Appointments 3,520

The ceremony counted with the presence of the main wholesalers and tour operators from Argentina, Brasil, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Mexico, The Netherlands, Paraguay, England, United States and tourism providers from Yucatan, Cozumel, Isla Mujeres, Riviera Maya, Acapulco, Belize and Cancun.