May 2019: World of DMCs members recently welcomed a new President and Board of Directors for a 2-year term, commencing 01 June 2019.
World of DMCs is a not-for-profit network of global destination management companies, whose activities are overseen by a President and Board of Directors appointed every 2 years. World of DMCs members are established destination management companies representing 36 countries worldwide.
At the Annual General Meeting, held 20 May 2019 immediately before IMEX 2019 in Frankfurt, the outgoing President Johan Dorssemont, DMC Cuba – Cuba for Travel, welcomed the newly elected President Gaby Seikaly, DMC UAE- Gulf Circle Tours and two new Board Members.
(L-R: Olivier Didonna; Chakib Bouzid, Amalia Stepanyan, Johan Dorssemont; kneeling: President Gaby Seikaly)
On accepting the appointment, incoming President, Gaby Seikaly, said:
“World of DMCs has allowed Gulf Circle Tours, DMC UAE, to forge a new network of global partnership alliances as well as introducing multiple new business opportunities. I am delighted to have been invited to become President of this prestigious network and look forward to further extending our services and connections to new DMC members as well as new business partners for the benefit of all our members”
The World of DMCs Board for 2019-2021 consists of :
Gaby Seikaly Gulf Circle Tours DMC UAE
Amalia Stepanyan Event Solutions Incentives DMC Armenia
Johanna Schmikal Imperial Connection DMC Austria
Johan Dorssemont Cuba For Travel DMC Cuba
Olivier Didonna Boutique DMC DMC Iceland
Chakib Bouzid Across Morocco DMC Morocco
Retiring Board Member, Ola Pietras, DMC Poland, was thanked for her support and extensive activities during her lengthy term in office.
Board Members can be contacted via the network email address firstname.lastname@example.org or via their respective destination management companies, available on the website.