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Bradford J. McNamee

July 24, 2020 Obituaries No Comments

Bradford “Brad” McNamee, global hospitality architect, Senior Vice President and former Board member of WATG, the Irvine, California-based design firm, died Friday July 17th at his home in San Juan Capistrano, California after a six-year battle with ALS. … Continue Reading

Ken Chung

May 12, 2020 Obituaries No Comments
RIP Ken Chung a founder member of Skål International Koh Samui and a former Charter President for the Rotary Club of Samui after having been involved with Rotary in Australia for many years. … Continue Reading

Vale Mr Eric Waldburger The Hospitality World Loses One of its Statesmen

April 16, 2020 Obituaries No Comments

Eric Waldburger, a worldly statesman of the hospitality industry, brought to life a formidable career in international luxury hotel leadership. … Continue Reading

Arne Wilhelmsen, a founder of Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd., dies at 90

April 15, 2020 Obituaries No Comments

Arne Wilhelmsen, a founder of Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. and a visionary strategist of the modern cruise industry, died Saturday, April 11, 2020, in Palma, Spain. … Continue Reading

Statement from Doug Parker on the passing of Earl Graves Sr.

April 9, 2020 Obituaries No Comments

Earl G. Graves Sr. was a trailblazer and an entrepreneur. A generous and creative philanthropist, Earl was a well-respected leader who was admired around the world. … Continue Reading

International aviation doyen David Bell farewelled at virus-depleted funeral in Sydney.

April 9, 2020 Obituaries No Comments

Just a month short of 80, David’s extraordinary career was celebrated by his immediate family and a virtual horde of aviation journalists and travel trade luminaries yesterday. … Continue Reading

Sol Kerzner 1935-2020: Visionary South African Hotelier Left an Indelible Mark on the Global Hospitality Industry

March 24, 2020 Obituaries No Comments

Solomon (Sol) Kerzner, one of the world’s most innovative hoteliers, founder of the Southern Sun hotel group, Sun International and Kerzner International, has died of cancer at the Kerzner family home, Leeukoppie Estate, in Cape Town, South Africa. … Continue Reading

VALE Catherine Hamlin

March 20, 2020 Obituaries No Comments

The Huma Charity Challenge teamthe fundraising arm of World Expeditions, is saddened to learn of the death of Catherine Hamlin today. … Continue Reading

ATEC – Vale James Kwan

March 3, 2020 Obituaries 1 Comment

It is with great sadness that we write to inform all members of the passing of James Kwan early Sunday morning after his health deteriorated rapidly due to the covid-19 virus. … Continue Reading

SPI Founder Karl Lange Passes

January 6, 2020 Obituaries No Comments

Sadly, the resort industry lost an icon on the last Saturday of 2019. Founder of timeshare/vacation ownership software company, Systems Products International (SPI), Karl Lange passed away on December 28, 2019 after suffering from a long-term and debilitating illness. … Continue Reading

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