CHICOS 2024 Media & Press Coverage:
May 2024: HVS Article: Sun, Sand, Sea, and Luxury: The Rebound of Barbados Following COVID-19

CHICOS 2023 Media & Press Coverage:

December 2023: HVS Article: Shining in Today's New Normal: CHICOS 2023 Takeaways
December 2023: Hotel News Now: Developers Struggle To Meet Demand for Caribbean Luxury Resorts, Branded Residences

November 2023: Hotel News Now: Inside the Reconstruction and Rejuvenation of Frenchman's Reef

November 2023: Hotel News Now: Caribbean High on Travelers' Lists, but Hotel Development Remains Tough

November 2023: Hotel News Now: Myriad Factors Slow Hotel Transactions Pace in Caribbean

November 2023: U.S. Virgin Islands Hosts Successful Hotel Investment Conference

September 2023: Travel Dreams Magazine: The. U.S. Virgin Islands to Host Premier Caribbean Hotel Investment Conference

March 2023: 
HVS Article: The U.S. Virgin Islands: An Anticipated Record-Breaking Year

CHICOS 2022 Media & Press Coverage:

November 2022: Caribbean Attracts Private Equity, Local Financing for Hotel and Resort Projects

November 2022: HNN: Despite Investment Cooldown, Caribbean Hotels' Longterm Outlook is 'Really Good'

October 2022: Over 300 Investors and Operators to Join 11th Annual CHICOS

August 2022: Infotur Dominicano: Minister Collado Announces DR to Host Most Important Tourism Fair in the Caribbean

August 2022: Dominican Republic Live: Minister Collado Announces DR to Host CHICOS

August 2022: Dominican Today: CHICOS Returns to the Dominican Republic

April 2022: HVS Press Release: CHICOS Announces Return to Dominican Republic for 11th Edition

April 2022: HVS Article: The Development Boom in the Dominican Republic

CHICOS 2021 Media & Press Coverage:

December 2021: CoStar: Resort Execs: Brand Investment in All-Inclusive Model Shows Appeal Across Price Points

December 2021: CoStar: Caribbean Hotel Recovery Relies on US Travelers Amid Stricter Travel Rules Elsewhere

November 2021: The Guardian: Bahamas poised for new hospitality investments over next two years

November 2021: The Tribune: Conference Boost for Bahamas

October 2021: HospitalityNet: Reactivating the Caribbean 

September 2021: Back to the Bahamas in Honor of CHICOS 10th Anniversary

August 2020: HVS Article: Reactivating the Caribbean

CHICOS 2019 Media & Press Coverage:

December 2019: HNN: All-Inclusives Diversify, Draw Wider Investment Base

November 2019: CHICOS 2019 Draws 325 as Jamaica Rolls out the Red Carpet for Hospitality Investment

November 2019: South Florida Caribbean News: Karisma to Break Ground in Jamaica

November 2019: HNN: Caribbean Hoteliers Optimistic Despite Supply Concerns

October 2019: HVS Press Release: CHICOS Presents Impact of Sargassum on Caribbean

October 2019: Canadian Lodging News: Canadian Economist to help kick off CHICOS

October 2019: CHICOS 2019 Presents Impressive C-Suite Leaders of Caribbean Hospitality

September 2019: Hospitality Net: Caribbean Region: 'Cause Every Little Thing Gonna Be Alright

July 2019: Let's Get Together and Feel Alright: Momentum Begins for CHICOS 2019 on the Vibrant Island of Jamaica

May 2019: eTurboNews: Jamaica's Tourism Minister Charges CHICOS to Encourage Investment in Experiences

May 2019: JIS News: Jamaica Government Finalising National Investment Policy


CHICOS 2018 Media & Press Coverage:
November 2018: Hotel News Now - Investors, Financiers Confident in Caribbean
November 2018: HVS Article - A New Day In The Sun - CHICOS 2018
November 2018: Hotel News Now - Caribbean Investor Profile and Operating Models Evolve
November 2018: Hotel Management - Main Takeaways from CHICOS
November 2018: Hospitality Net - CHICOS 2018 Recap
November 2018: Canadian Lodging News - CHICOS Lessons from the Storms
November 2018: Hotel News Now - Continued Strong Demand Bolsters Caribbean Performance
November 2018: Bernews - More Than 250 Delegates Expected for CHICOS
November 2018: Royal Gazette - Hotel Investment Event Attracts Hundreds
November 2018: Turks and Caicos Weekly - Invest TCI to Attend CHICOS
October 2018: Hotel Online - CHICOS 2018 to kick off with Charitable Soccer Showdown
September 2018: Canadian Lodging News
September 2018: HVS Press Release
September 2018:
 Hotel Online - Q&A with Parris Jordan
August 2018: HVS - One Year Later: The Rebound of the Caribbean Following the 2017 Hurricanes

CHICOS 2017 Media & Press Coverage:
January 2018: Hospitalitynet: CHICOS Returns to Bermuda
January 2018: Save the Date - CHICOS 2018
December 2017: Travel Market Report: Caribbean Set for 2018 Rebound
December 2017: HNN: Regional Hotel Design Builds Relationship with Guests
December 2017: WSJ: Caribbean Hotels Race to Save Winter Season in Storms' Wake
December 2017: Hotel Management: Airbnb and Expedia Say They Aren't the Enemy. Are They Right?
November 2017: HVS Key Takeaways: CHICOS

November  2017: HVS Press Release: CHICOS 2017 Assesses Current State of Hospitality Development and Financing in the Caribbean
November 2017: Royal Gazette: Regional Hotel Investment Summit Timely
November 2017: Royal Gazette: Investors told sites are available to develop
November 2017: HNN: Select-service, soft brands gain ground in the Caribbean 
November 2017: HNN: CHICOS Day 1: Hurricanes top of mind at CHICOS
November 2017: Hotel Management: After Hurricanes Caribbean Plans Future Growth
October 2017: HVS and Bermuda Tourism Authority to Contribute to Caribbean Relief Efforts
October 2017: HCareers: The Important Roles Hotels Play in Natural Disasters 
September 2017: Hospitalitynet
September 2017: 4Hoteliers
September 2017: The Impact of the September 2017 Hurricanes on the Islands of the Caribbean 
August 2017: Hotel Online
August 2017: Hospitalitynet
August 2017: Market Pulse: Bermuda
May 2017: CHICOS 2017 Prepares for Bermuda

CHICOS 2016 Media & Press Coverage:

November 2016: Hotel News Now - Caribbean's Dip Not an Immediate Concern

November 2016: Press Release CHICOS 2016 Draws 300 to Assess Current State of Hospitality

November 2016: Hospitality Net: Puerto Rico in Focus at CHICOS 2016

November 2016: Hotel Interactive: A Commonwealth of Hotel Development

CHICOS 2015 Media & Press Coverage:

December 2015: HotelNewsNow - Lack of exit allies reduces Caribbean projects

December 2015: HotelNewsNow - Caribbean Growth Plans Face Unique Obstacles

November 2015: Three Key Takeaways

November 2015: HotelNewsNow - Is Baha Mar Close to Opening?

September 2015: - The Caribbean: Trending Issues and Challenges Facing Hospitality Development

August 2015: El Vocero de Puerto Rico: Multimillonaria inversión en el sector hotelero de la Isla

August 2015: Caribbean Business: Government Officials give details about the CHICOS summit

August 2015: El Nuevo Dia: Oportuna cumbre turística

August 2015: News is my Business: Puerto Rico to host Caribbean Hotel Investment Summit in November

CHICOS 2014 Media & Press Coverage:

December 2014: Real Estate Guys Radio Broadcast

December 2014: Hotel News Now - South American Demand Lifts Caribbean Results

November 18th - CHICOS Claims Caribbean Still Great Market for Future Hotel Investment Opportunities; Capital is Available and South American Visitors Boosting Caribbean Tourism

November 4th - International Investors Arriving from Around the World to Attend Caribbean Hotel Investment Conference (CHICOS) 2014; November 13-14 at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Punta Cana, Dominican Republic

October 28th - Positive Trends and Cautious Observations to be discussed at 2014 HVS Caribbean Hotel Investment Conference and Operations Summit (CHICOS) this November In Punta Cana, Dominican Republic;“Hospitality Developers in the Caribbean Need to Get More Creative”

October 21st - The Top 5 Reasons to Attend The 2014 Caribbean Hotel Investment Conferences and Operations Summit (CHICOS) in Punta Cana this November

October 16th - Listin Diario Press Conference

October 15th - Listin Diario - Tarifa hotelera ha aumentado 7.5% - CHICOS Event

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October 8, 2014 Press Release As Caribbean Market-wide Hotel Performance Strengthens, CHICOS to discuss Availability of Financing for New Projects in the Region

October 1, 2014 Press Release Caribbean Hotel Investment Conference (CHICOS) 2014 Features Impressive Panel of Investors, Owners, Operators and Government; Discussion to Cover Major Issues Impacting the Industry in the Caribbean Today

September 2014 Press Release CHICOS Program to Include Providing Capital, All-Inclusive Resorts and Sustainable Hotels

Top 5 Reasons to Attend


CHICOS 2013 Media & Press Coverage:

Caribbean’s trek to success gains momentum - HNN
All-inclusive stake claim to Caribbean – HNN
Airlift remains Caribbean’s biggest barrier – HNN
Haiti present at the HVS Caribbean Hotel Investment Conference & Operations Summit - Haiti Libre
Haiti Tourism Industry, Viva Wyndham Resorts Hold Talks – Caribbean Journal
2013 HVS CHICOS Tourism Investment Conference – The Anguillan
Saint Lucia’s Hotel Sector to soon benefit from potential investment – Invest Saint Lucia
Inicia conferencia caribeña de inversiones en hotelería y turismo – Infotur (es)
Sector hotelero de la región del Caribe der corregir debilidades en la industria turística – Infotur (es)
Ministro de Turismo de Haiti Stephanie Balmir Villedrouin en la feria CHICOS 2013 – Infotur (es)
Creen hay que abaratar costos para aumentar el flujo de turistas al Caribe – CICOM (es)