FATTA appoints Honorary President
 
8 October 2014 - 15:07

FATTA has appointed Mr Michael Kamsky as an Honorary President of the Association following a motion passed during the last Annual General Meeting.

Mr Kamsky is currently General Manager at The Westin Dragonara, a post he has held since 2007 having previously served as the hotel’s Director of Sales and Marketing since 2003. He has an impressive track record in the travel and tourism industry having held senior posts within a wide range of sectors. Amongst many other achievements, he was responsible for opening the Air Malta office in Switzerland, subsequently taking over as Manager for France and also spearheaded the establishment of the Malta-Sicily Express Ferry with Virtu Ferries and the Emirates Airlines flights between Dubai and Malta.

In the course of his illustrious career, Mr Kamsky also served as a Council Member of FATTA, chairing the Association’s DMC Directorate. He had also represented the Association as a board member of the Malta Tourism Authority’s Marketing and Promotion Directorate.

Commenting on the appointment, FATTA’s President Iain Tonna said “Mr Kamsky has contributed significantly to the promotion of the travel and tourism industry and surely merits this gesture of recognition of his lifetime achievements. He has a wealth of wide ranging experience and will certainly be a very valid contributor and mentor to Council.