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CHI Expanding In Africa

Chi Hotels sales executive named to African travel board

Jun 17, 2011

Nicholas Borg, Regional Director of Sales and Marketing for the Malta-based multi-brand hotel management company, CHI Hotels and Resorts (CHI), the operating company for Corinthia Hotels, was selected to serve on the international Board of Directors of the Africa Travel Association (ATA) at the 36th International Conference held in Dakar, Senegal, May 25-29, 2011. ATA is the premier international professional travel-industry association promoting tourism to Africa.

Borg said, “I am very pleased to represent CHI on the ATA Board, especially since CHI is on an expansion track in Africa through its joint venture agreement to operate the Wyndham and Ramada Brands in Africa, as well as managing its own Corinthia Hotels luxury brand.”

In his present position, Borg is responsible for the Mediterranean, Middle East, and African regions, where he takes an active role in promoting the destinations and drives the sales teams in the relevant countries. He is also engaged in field activity in the main European and Middle East markets. Borg has over 31 years experience in hospitality management and has, over the years, occupied several senior management positions in Malta and North African Regions. He also pioneered and implemented Corinthia Hotel’s "Events at Corinthia" MICE dedicated program throughout the chain.


Based in Malta, CHI Hotels & Resorts is a leading hands-on hotel management company that provides the full range of technical assistance and management services to hotel owners worldwide. CHI is the exclusive operator and developer for the luxury Corinthia Hotels brand, as well as the Wyndham and Ramada Plaza brands in Europe, Africa, and the Middle East. CHI draws on a heritage of over 48 years in delivering high-quality services to hotel guests and an optimum rate of return to owners and investors in diverse business environments. CHI’s experience extends to management of luxury and upscale properties in city and resort locations and products ranging from boutique to conference and spa hotels. CHI is owned by International Hotel Investments plc (70%) and the Wyndham Hotel Group (30%).


Corinthia Hotels is a collection of five-star hotels founded by the Pisani family of Malta. The Corinthia brand remains true to its roots as a family business, fired by a passion for craftsmanship of care, devotion to detail, and intuitive, warm services. Each of our luxury hotels and resorts created in some of the most intriguing areas of the world is a unique tribute to local architecture and cultural traditions. Members of Corinthia’s extended family are committed to the values of honest and discreet service. Corinthia Hotels’ portfolio includes the award-winning Corinthia Hotel Budapest in Hungary, Corinthia Hotel Prague in the Czech Republic, Corinthia Hotel St. Petersburg in Russia, and Corinthia Palace Hotel & Spa in Malta. The portfolio also features Corinthia Hotel St. George’s Bay in Malta, the superior five-star Corinthia Hotel Tripoli in Libya, and the modern Corinthia Hotel Lisbon in Portugal.

Photo Attached: Nicholas Borg, Regional Director of Sales and Marketing, CHI, and Africa Travel Association, International Board of Directors.

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Chi Hotels sales executive named to African travel board
Nicholas Borg, Regional Dir. of Sales & Marketing, CHI, & Africa Travel Assn., Intl. Bd. of Dirs.


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