During the short yet memorable ceremony celebrating the 20th anniversary of La Cabana Beach & Racquet Club, Bill Mosconi, President of the Board of Directors spoke briefly about the courage it took to commence renovations mid economic downturn and the great sense of satisfaction currently shared by members of the board and members of management over the results of the successful undertaking.
General Manager Joe Najjar thanked members of the board for believing in the project from the very start and authorizing the $38 million budget, as well as additional $8 million in 2012. “This is a true testament to the commitment of La Cabana Beach & Racquet Club owners to the resort and their loyalty to Aruba,” he stated.
Following a special associate recognition ceremony Barney Barber, Vice President, BlueGreen Corporation addressed the audience praising the past seventeen years of close collaboration between BlueGreen Corporation and La Cabana Beach & Racquet Club, wishing the resort much future success, in its five-star positioning.
David Callaghan, VP Interval International presented the resort with a special engraved plaque in recognition of its commitment to delivering quality vacation experiences and in celebration of the 20th anniversary.
Prime Minister Mike Eman used the opportunity to reflect on the fact that the resort is most popular among visitors but also top on the list for locals, attesting for the resort’s cordiality and true spirit of hospitality. He praised the decision to invest in renovations while still offering great vacations to guests and likened the resort to the island of Aruba, which is also at the moment undergoing great infrastructural improvements.
The premier was presented with a souvenir plaque, engraved with a dedication from all resort associates, as the official part of the presentation concluded.