Tourism

Mission

This committee is made up of companies from the tourism sector from different activities (hotel groups, airlines, land transport, technological services, means of payment, etc.) both Spanish and American.
Its mission is to strengthen the Spanish tourism sector by increasing the number of American tourists visiting Spain. It also works to strengthen the role of Spanish tour operators in the United States.

Committee make-up

President:

Amancio López – President of the Hotusa Group

Vice-President:

Abel Matutes – President of Palladium Hotel Group

Represented Companies:

AMEX, CARLSON WAGONLIT ESPAÑA, DELTA AIR LINES, EDELMAN, HOTUSA, IBERIA, IBM, ITB, JONES DAY, MAJESTIC HOTEL, MASTERCARD, NOBU HOTEL, PALLADIUM HOTEL, RIU HOTELS, ROYAL AIR MAROC, THE WESTIN PALACE MADRID, UNITED AIRLINES, US EMBASSY SPAIN

PRINCIPAL LINES OF WORK:

▪ Collaboration with Spanish tourism promotion entities to increase the number of American tourists visiting Spain.
▪ Monitoring of the US regulatory framework related to the tourism sector (general conditions for investment, application of the Hems-Burton Act, etc.).
▪ Organization of events to make visible the characteristics and advantages of the United States as a tourism issuing market.

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