* This article originally featured on the Women In Tourism Caribbean Facebook page - click here to read the original article * WOW Women are back! This Wednesday’s WOW Woman is Erwin Louisy from St. Lucia! Erwin is a thirty-year veteran of the Tourism industry with a background in the airlines, Tour Operator Representation, the MICE market, and Destination Weddings. Her expertise includes Marketing, Program Design, Delivery and Logistics for Corporate & Incentive Travel and customized programs for Travel Advisors. Her understanding of the Weddings Market is profound and her
Erwin Louisy is the President of Barefoot Holidays an award-winning full-service destination management company offering a multitude of travel services in Saint Lucia. With over 30 years of tourism experience, we ask Erwin to share her thoughts on how the travel industry can rebound after the lockdown. What has kept you motivated during the lockdown? My commitment to my Team Members to see us all through these challenges, my love for Tourism and my belief in the service we offer to our clients Have you started any new initiatives to help
Barefoot Holidays St. Lucia offers a warm and friendly welcome when clients arrive on the island. Clients experience hassle-free transfers from any one of St. Lucia’s two Airports or Sea port. As you exit the secure arrivals area, you are greeted by our Barefoot Holidays team, bearing a sign with your name, and ready to escort you to your transportation. Simply sit back and relax as you travel in airconditioned comfort to your destination. Your return transportation is of vital importance, and we are happy to make those
About Barefoot Holidays Barefoot Holidays St Lucia is an award-winning full-service Destination Management Company offering a multitude of exciting things to do in St Lucia. In operation for over 30 years and continue to set the standard for excellent customer service and delivery to our distinguished clientele who visit St Lucia and the Caribbean. We continue to craft the perfect experiences for our existing clients and always look forward to planning things with new clients. We welcome them to the ‘Barefoot Holidays St Lucia’ Family. All things considered, there
Barefoot Holidays, located at Greenwood Terrace Garden, offers an authentic St. Lucian experience blending the past and present. Come, See, Taste and Smell the Essence of St. Lucia! At Greenwood Terrace, stroll through the pristine gardens. Here you will learn about a multitude of tropical fruits, trees and flowering plants; all conveyed by your knowledgeable guide. See a ‘Traditional Medicinal Herb Garden’ and learn how our forefathers used these herbs for healing and maintaining good health. Travel back in time as you view the
Barefoot Holidays stalwart, Ms. Sharon Eugene, celebrates 25 years of service. As the Executive Account Manager, Sharon recalls joining the Barefoot Holidays family as a young, inexperienced staff member with enthusiasm for a bright future. Sharon started off with secretarial duties and worked her way through almost all departments at Barefoot Holidays. She recalls her days as a Tour Desk Operator and describes it as both fun and challenging. Detailed oriented, focused and warm are some of the ways to describe Sharon. Her vision for the company is
Meet our certified Wedding Consultant, Mrs. Nadia Felicien-Satney. Nadia hosts approximately 50 customized weddings per year and maintains a stellar record. With a sparkling personality and great attention to details, Nadia has successfully created a WOW experience at every wedding event. Nadia is also a Certified Caribbean Specialist (Travel Institute) and a Certified Event Planner (IEPP). Reliable, passionate and organized, are just some of the ways to describe her. Nadia has been a part of the Barefoot Holidays family for ten years. For more information on planning your
Barefoot Holidays family welcomes Sherani Augustin in the role of Senior Account Manager. Sherani is an experienced Business & Hospitality Professional with over 27 years of experience in attaining sales targets and executing company mandates at a senior management level. A professional who aims to educate and empower colleagues to fulfil their potential in becoming the best version of themselves and instill a philosophy of selflessness in staff in their approach to working towards achieving the company’s objectives; as a team. With a degree in Business Management, Sherani is
A Family-Friendly Corporate Incentive Travel Program A leading financial investment firm in the US, contracted Barefoot Holidays St. Lucia to assist with creating and executing an incentive travel program suitable for its top performers and their families. The program's goal was to prompt these high performers into taking a well needed vacation in St. Lucia, while providing them with the opportunity to spend quality time with their families.
There is more to Barefoot Holidays St. Lucia than just tours and excursions. As an award winning DMC, we also execute several high profile and intimate events, with the help of our dedicated events team. Today you will get an insight into these hardworking women and how they can help you.