AREBB 2nd annual general meeting
Thursday, April 10, 2008
AREBB 2nd annual general meeting was held April 10th, 2008 at the Chateau Caribbean. The outgoing President Ms. Madeleine Lomont reported on all the accomplishment of the association during its first 18 months since formal incorporation. Madeleine Lomont resigned as President, having brought the association with her board thus far. She was instrumental in the formation of the Association. The Board and Members of the Association appreciates her contribution, generosity and team spirit displayed during her leadership as President of AREBB.
Election of Officers was held, and presided by Mrs. Maria Elena Sylvestre of Lauren Duty Free Stores. Mrs. Sylvestre served as president of Hospital Auxiliary for 7 years, president of Helpage for 16 years, president of the American Chamber of Commerce for 2 years and presently a member of the KHMH Board. She is a pharmacist by profession and a successful businesswoman who chairs a conglomerate of 13 stores - Lauren Duty Free.
As per the constitution of AREBB, the Vice President Mr. Hugo Moguel serves as President. Director Stewart Krohn of Great Belize Production Investments and Claudio Azueta continues to serve on the Board.
Director Mike Singh had previously resigned as he had accepted the post of CEO in the Ministry of Tourism.
Following the nominations and elections of officers Ms. Saira Mahabir of Century 21, and Santiago Gomez of Belize Real Estate Development were elected to serve on the Board.