Donnie Dawson, Deputy Director of Tourism, Jamaica Tourist Board, Based in Miami, Florida, USA.
Donnie's Full Bio:
In 1975, Mr. Donnie Dawson joined the Jamaica Tourist Board at its Kingston headquarters as a Sales Representative. He was later transferred to the Board’s Florida office as Sales Representative in 1977 with responsibility for marketing Jamaica in the Southern region of the United States.
In 1979, Donnie was appointed to the position of Regional Sales Manager with Jamaica Resort Hotels with the responsibility for the Western United States.
He rejoined the Jamaica Tourist Board in California in 1982 where he was given the mandate to expand what was then a satellite office to a full-service regional operation covering thirteen States.
In October 2003, Mr. Dawson was appointed Deputy Director of Tourism for the Jamaica Tourist Board with location in the Board’s Florida office. The position includes the administrative as well as sales and promotional marketing of the Board’s operation throughout the United States and Latin America.
When the Director of Tourism resigned in May 2006, Mr. Dawson was appointed Interim Director of Tourism and he served in that capacity for the period June 1 to October 31, 2006.
An avid golfer, Mr. Dawson has been instrumental in organizing several golf events for Jamaica including the Celebrity Players Tournament (CPT), Travel and Leisure Golf Invitational Pro-Am, and now in its 9th year, Jamaica Invitational Pro-Am “Annie’s Revenge”.
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Donnie Dawson, Deputy Director of Tourism for the Jamaica Tourist Board, to learn about Jamaican food, culture, music as well as its world famous relaxed vibe