Member Discount Center

Allied Member Discounts and Offers

Below are this month's featured M2M discounts and offers from the CHTA members-2-members (M2M) as well as standing discounts and offers available to all CHTA members. If you would like to place an offer in this email, please click here to fill out the contract and send to Gabi at 305.443.3005 or via email at

Backus Turner International

We are strategic thinkers, marketing consultants, advertising professionals and hospitality experts.

We are a dedicated team of professionals who believe in integrity, respect and individual drive. Our success is a direct result of our belief that our clients come first. We have the expertise and we strive to increase your sales and brand recognition while lowering your costs.

And, in today’s Global world, our “team” delivers knowledge and expertise. Together we combine our advertising expertise with the newest technology to meet and exceed our clients’ needs. The Backus Turner Group continues to grow and evolve in an industry in which we have been a leader since 1978.

Let us help you achieve your goals in 2011. Call me, Larry Turner, at 954-727-9977. - 5% discount on media placement

Website | Email | 954-727-9977 or 305-573-9996 ext 12

Would you like to start 2011 with wedding and honeymoon business deposited on your books? ranks #1 in search engine optimization with over 13,000 keywords, thereby reaching the largest audience of people interested in getting married and honeymooning in the Caribbean.  The cost to participate in is minimal compared to any other medium catering to the wedding and honeymoon markets.  And, the amount of web traffic we generate to your company’s web site is significant. People who visit are more focused and targeted on the region.There are numerous components of that make us unique:   banner advertising on the site, database marketing, newsletters,, and a full-service travel component.  Gain market share by generating more web traffic to your web site and be part of the  lucrative wedding and honeymoon market.  Call Roberta or Rene at 954-727-9977.  - CHTA Members get a 10% discount if they sign up in November.

Website | Email | 954-727-9977 ext 15

Special offer for CHTA Members: 15% discount on 2011 Worldwide Guide to Destination Weddings!

Show engaged couples why your property is the perfect place for a destination wedding! Destination Weddings & Honeymoons’ 2011 Worldwide Guide integrated marketing program features print and iPad editions, plus a customized eBrochure of your property that resides on our website. This in depth guide is on newsstands for a minimum of 11 week, lives as a digital version on our web site all year long and received bonus distribution in Bloomingdale’s. Click Here for more information on this comprehensive marketing program.

To receive a 15% discount in the only publication that specializes in weddings away, reserve your space by October 20th!

Contact Carol Johnson, Publisher, at 908-221-9122 or

Website | Email | 908-221-9122


Discounted shipping on everything you need to improve your home or business. Shop anytime on Lowes is your one-stop solution for hurricane preparation products. From construction to décor you will find it all at Lowes. Check our website for weekly specials on so many great products and take advantage of our discounted shipping. Lowes let’s build something together.

Place your order by phone/fax/e-mail for personalized Contact our Caribbean Expert for more information: Frederique Prou 704.758.2129

Website | Email | 704-758-2129 | 1-800-813-7613

Madden Media

Oprah Promo

Build a bridge between O, The Oprah Magazine’s engaged audience and your destination with regional YOUR BEST JOURNEY travel sections, integrated with online presence on

Editorial Themes
December 2010: Beaches
February 2011: Romance
March 2011: Outdoors

Contact Information:
Alexandra Owen, Madden Media
941-966-8979 (office)
941-685-6002 (mobile)

Website | Email | 941-966-8979

Check out the site that over 80,000 Hotel Owners, Operators and Decision Makers look to for their news… provides headlines, community and insight for the global hotel industry. is a division of STR that is exclusively dedicated to a digital platform including a multimedia website and a free daily email newsletter.

Relying on integrity, credibility and experience, delivers targeted content to the global hotel industry. Its reader community includes executives who own, manage, or finance hotels, as well as the managers and employees who oversee the operations of hotels worldwide.

With first access to data from the STR companies, provides vital information in a timely manner for today’s busy hotel executive.

For more information on STR & the family of companies contact our sales department at or see details at .

Website | Email | (615) 824-8664 ext 3339

Hoteliers get ready for the season — ship with Tropical.

Are you refurbishing your property? Or just getting ready for the upcoming season with final touches? We can help – with fast, frequent and reliable shipping of everything you need. From linens to lumber – you name it, we ship it all, on time, every time.

Now you can buy everything that you need from suppliers in the U.S., Canada, Puerto Rico, other Caribbean islands or online. We will notify you when your cargo arrives and coordinate its delivery to your door. We can handle any shipping order, dry or refrigerated, and volume, any size. From general hospitality supplies, small and large appliances, building materials, food service supplies, interior decorations, landscaping and greenery , we'll ship it. Plus, we provide all the services to make shipping easy, including complete documentation, marine insurance, National Pickup throughout North America, consolidation and online tools for booking, payment and tracking. Specializing in fast transit times and predictable sailing schedules, Tropical has been the leader in ocean-freight shipping to the Bahamas and the Caribbean for more than 45 years. Call your local Tropical Customer Service Representative for the latest information on discounts, special promotions and the most favorable shipping rates. Visit to learn about the many services of Tropical Shipping.

Website | Email | 561-881-3999


Cornell's School of Hotel Administration has a long reputation for providing world-class education.  It is considered to be the premier business school for hospitality professionals who wish to broaden their expertise.  Through an agreement with the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA) the Office of Executive Education is pleased to offer special pricing to members for the Professional Development Program (PDP) and the General Managers Program (GMP).  Details of the programs and pricing can be found by clicking this link or by contacting the Office of Executive Education at

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Bupa Health Insurance

Bupa is a leader in the International Health Insurance market with more than 10 million customers in 192 countries around the world offering CHTA members Top Tier insurance and Network Plans.

Website | Email | 787-764-6161

Jackson Memorial Hospital International Services

Jackson Memorial Hospital offers a unique membership program as your lifeline to the most dependable and comprehensive critical care in the Caribbean Basin and Central America.

Website | 305-355-5544

Property and Liability Insurance

CHTA has made arrangements with its Insurance Advisor, Insurance Loss Consultants and Insurance Brokers to provide hoteliers professional counsel on their property insurance as well as access to liability coverage.



As the preferred job board for CHTA, Hcareers offers members a 10% discount on a wide variety of great products, such as: job postings, resume database access, and company profile pages.

Website | Email | (800) 832-3738 ext. 7826
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