CHARLESTOWN, NEVIS — Nevis announced the appointment of industry veteran Devon Liburd as interim CEO of the Nevis Tourism Authority.
Liburd has over two decades of experience within the organization, where he has served as Director of Sales and Marketing since 2008.
In his role as Director of Sales and Marketing, he oversaw the promotion of Nevis in all of its source markets and is also responsible for the cruise sector. Prior to this position, he was a tourism officer for the Department of Tourism, Nevis. Over his career, he has worked in every area of tourism and contributed to the overall development of the industry on the island.
“It’s an honour to help continue sharing our culture with visitors from all over the world. I’m thrilled to take on this role during this exciting next chapter for Nevis and help further elevate our island as travellers increasingly seek premium travel experiences,” said Liburd.
Speaking on behalf of the board of directors, Chairperson Pamela Martin said, “We warmly welcome Devon to this role and have every confidence he will succeed.”
Nevis Tourism Authority’s past CEO, Jadine Yarde, departed the position on Jan. 21.