Speakers are listed in alphabetical order. Click on the speakers name to view their bio and CHIEF sessions.
Reynaldo Rey Fernandez
Chief Operating Officer
Grace Bay Resorts, Turks and Caicos
Mr. Advani oversees the overall operation of Grace Bay Club, the company’s flagship resort, while expanding his operational responsibilities to include managing new Grace Bay Resorts in the Caribbean and other regions, including Latin America and additional properties in Turks and Caicos. Advani joined Grace Bay Club in August 2004 as Managing Director responsible for operations at Grace Bay Club. Advani boasts an extensive background in the hospitality industry, having served as the top operational executive in the expansion and renovation of Grace Bay Club as it evolved from a $14 million 21-room boutique hotel to a full-service luxury resort boasting 82 suites and residences now valued at over $250 million, and is most recently responsible for the successful opening of The Veranda Resort & Residences in February 2010, the first five-star fully-inclusive resort in Providenciales, managed by Grace Bay Resorts.
Turks and Caicos Hotel Association
Stacy has served in the industry for more than two decades. A native of the Bahamas, Stacy began her career in the Bahamas at the now Atlantis Resort where she was awarded the Cacique Award, one of the Bahamas most prestigious tourism industry award. Since relocating to the Turks and Caicos 1997, she has held several General Manager positions, served as a Board Member for TCHTA, co-founder of TCI Hospitality Adventure – Lit’l Chef program, and many other Tourism related projects. Stacy is also President of the Caribbean Society of Hotel Association Executives