CEFAPIT News from our Spanish member, January 2019

Published by FEG Team
Date 20/06/2019

María Rosa de Juan, president of the Association of Official Tourism Guides of Madrid-APIT, has been the candidate chosen to receive the coveted Hermestur prize in its 19th edition. The award, created and convened by the Spanish Association of Tourism Professionals (AEPT), recognizes the associative / professional effort, professionalism and human values ​​in the tourism sector and will be delivered by the AEPT at FITUR 2019 Tireless professional of the tourism, and of the sector of the guides in particular, María Rosa de Juan, has an impeccable professional trajectory, in addition to being a great activist in the associative-professional field, and with great human values. Member, as a professional and active partner, of Apit Madrid (Association of Official Tourism Guides of Madrid) since its inception 40 years ago, in 2003 he joined the Board of Directors of the Association in various positions. She currently holds the position of president of APIT-MADRID, and vice-president of the Confederation of official guides of Spain (CEFAPIT). She is a great defender of the sectoral union, fostering and being present, representing the Official Tourism Guides, in various Forums, Meetings, Meetings, Institutional Acts, etc. 

She has participated in Conferences, Conferences, Fairs, Meetings, Courses, etc., related to Tourism in general and the Tourism Guide profession in particular. 

Congratulations, Maria Rosa! 

On January 17th the "Madrid Acoge" prize was awarded, designed to promote young tourism professionals, under 35 years old. This year our Spanish colleague, Rosalía Rodríguez, was granted this award, that was highly contested with professionals from the hotel sector and travel agencies. It is the second time in 10 years that the award was granted to a tour guide of the association of Madrid. 

Congratulations, Rosalia Rodrigeuz! 

FEG Team

The President and Executive Committee of FEG

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