ORANJESTAD, Aruba, Feb. 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Danguillaume P. Oduber has been appointed as the new Minister of Tourism, Public Health, and Sports for the island of Aruba. As an innovative leader and philanthropist, Mr. Danguillaume Oduber is a creative luminary who brings extensive professional experience and ambition to Aruba’s government.

“It is an honor to congratulate Mr. Danguillaume Oduber on his appointment of Minister of Tourism, Public Health, and Sports, and we welcome him to this prestigious position,” said Ronella Tijn Asjoe-Croes, CEO of the Aruba Tourism Authority. “With a commitment to excellence and growth of our country, we look forward to working with Mr. Danguillaume Oduber and continuing to elevate Aruba’s tourism industry.”

With a diverse background in political relations, Mr. Danguillaume Oduber has represented the island of Aruba as a respected member of parliament through an array of extensive committees including transportation, infrastructure and environment, tourism, labor and primary sector.

“The island of Aruba is my passion and I treasure its people. As the appointed Minster of Tourism, Public Health, and Sports for the island, I am humbled by the opportunity to lead and foster such a complex industry. It is a tremendous privilege that I am honored to fulfill,” said Danguillaume Oduber, Minister of Tourism, Public Health, and Sports.

He officially entered the political arena back in 2013 as a member of parliament, before becoming the Minister of Tourism, Public Health, and Sports in 2017. Mr. Danguillaume Oduber is originally from Aruba and permanently resides on the island with his family. 

About Aruba
As one of the most revisited destinations in the Caribbean, Aruba — One happy island — is an island of contradictions, where pristine turquoise waters collide against the desert-like terrain of the north shore; where peace and relaxation coexist with wild and rugged adventures; where Dutch influence meets American ease and where a diverse history parallels a bright future. Nestled in the southern Caribbean outside the fringes of the hurricane belt, the island is just a two-and-a-half-hour flight from Miami, a four-hour flight from New York City and boasts year-round cooling trade winds with an average 82-degree temperature. Aruba offers beach-lovers, adrenaline junkies, relaxation-seekers and everyone in between a slice of paradise with breathtaking beaches, a booming culinary scene of over 200 restaurants with 25+ located ideally on the water, world-famous festivals and events, exciting land and water activities, art galleries and museums, sumptuous spas, championship golf, exclusive shopping and signature experiences such as cooling off in Conchi, Aruba’s natural pool— accessible only by foot or off-road vehicle. With all-inclusive options, boutique properties in charming Eagle Beach, high-rise branded resorts in Palm Beach and cosmopolitan city hotels in Oranjestad, the island of contradictions provides the perfect getaway for both first-time guests and loyal visitors.



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SOURCE Aruba Tourism Authority