St. Maarten’s ‘SMART 2012’ Tradeshow Slated for May 16-18

The St. Maarten Annual Regional Trade Show (SMART) is slated for May 16 – 18 at the Radisson Blue Resort, Marina & Spa in St. Martin, where the region comes together to support, interact and work together to promote tourism to the Eastern Caribbean.

After years of success and progress, SMART 2012 focuses on St. Maarten and its neighboring islands in the Eastern Caribbean and has become a significant event to the region in the recent years.

This year, tourism entities from St. Maarten, St. Martin, Anguilla, Antigua, Barbuda,  the British Virgin Islands, Dominica, Guadaloupe, Montserrat, Saba, St. Barth's, St. Eustatius and St. Kitts and Nevis are expected to come together for the show.

Delegates have the opportunity to meet and mingle with their peers at a welcome reception before the first day of business begins.

Throughout the trade show, participants can setup appointments with travel partners and wholesalers as well as hotel and excursion operations for one-on -one discussions on potential business ventures.