Cancun Welcomes International Buyers

And Mexico Suppliers To The 28th Cancun Travel Mart;

2,286 Business Appointments Already Scheduled.


Contact:                         Cancun Hotel Association:  Marissa Setién M., Executive Director

                                    Telephone:     (52-998) 881-8730                           FAX: (52-998) 887-7683

                                    E Mail:  


                                    William H. Coleman, Inc:  Manuel Cuevas, Executive Vice President

                                    Telephone:     904-398-6777, EXT 8025               FAX: 904-391-0038

                                    E Mail:  


(Cancun, Mexico & Jacksonville, Florida) - The President of the Cancun & Puerto Morelos Hotel Association, Carlos Gosselin Maurel, announces that over 600 Tour Operators, Buyers, Meeting Planners, Press, and Mexico Suppliers have registered and are expected to attend this year’s 28th Cancun Travel Mart Mexico Summit, October 12, 13, 14, at the recently remodeled and updated Cancun Convention Center.  The “strictly business” format focuses on two (2) days of over 2,286 pre-scheduled business appointments between Buyers and Suppliers.  Organizers say that many more business appointments are personally arranged “on-site” during the event.


In addition to the pre-scheduled business appointments, The Cancun Travel Mart, sponsored each year by the Cancun & Puerto Morelos Hotel Association, brings Tour Operators and Tourism Product & Services Buyers to Cancun from over 20 countries for destination up-date reports, and hotel site inspections.  The Event includes tourism destinations from all of Mexico, as well as Quintana Roo, the Riviera Maya, and the “Mexican Caribbean” region. In addition to Tour Operators, carefully qualified Meeting Planners also attend Cancun Travel Mart and receive VIP Site Inspections. 


Cancun Travel Mart ’15 Official Sponsors include:  The Cancun & Puerto Morelos Hotel Association; Playa Hotels & Resorts; Cancun Convention & Visitors Bureau (OVC); Secrets The Vine Cancun Resort (AMResorts); STR; AMAV (Quintana Roo Travel Agencies Association); ASUR; TELMEX; T4W/Cangooroo; and  C.A.N.I.R.A.C. (The National Restaurant Association) including Member Restaurants -  Bubba Gump Shrimp Co., Cenacolo Traditional Italian Restaurant, Crab House Cancun, Hong Kong Chinese Restaurant, Hooters Cancun, Julia Mia Cocina Mexicana, La Habicheula Sunset Restaurant, La Parilla Mexican Grill, Labna Auténtica Cocina Yucateca, Mocambo Mexican Seafood & Lobster House,  and Outback Steakhouse.  This year’s Welcome Reception will be held Monday evening at the Secrets The Vine Cancun Resort.


Avianca and Copa Airlines are providing discounted air fares for registered Delegates.


Buyers Registration Fees are $150 and include all official functions, airport transfers, and shuttle transportation. Buyers arrange their hotel accommodations with participating hotels. Cancun Hotel Association Members Registration Fees are $1,495 for up to 28 Pre-Scheduled Appointments or $1,895 for up to 56 Pre-Scheduled Appointments.  Suppliers also pay $225 per delegate.  Registration Fees for Suppliers who are NOT members of the Cancun Hotel Association or the Hotel Association in their region are higher:  $1,695 and $2,095.  Registration Fees have remained the same for several years.


Cancun & Puerto Morelos Hotel Association President Carlos Gosselin Maurel, stated: "The Hotel Association works very hard to make this Event one of the most important business development opportunities of the year for Mexico Tourism.  We are pleased to welcome our Industry Partners to Cancun, and we are confident that this year’s Cancun Travel Mart will continue to help develop successful new products and promotions.”


Ima Coleman, President & CEO of William H. Coleman, Inc., the Cancun Travel Mart Event   Management Firm stated: "We are very pleased that Cancun Travel Mart Delegates will have the opportunity to personally experience the recent Convention Center remodeling and improvements.  These improvements have enabled us to expand the Business/Exhibit and “Working Lunch” areas, and to also install a new “wrist band” security system. We are very pleased to have worked with the Cancun Hotel Association on this important and influential Event for 28 years.”


Additional Cancun Travel Mart information is available at, or directly from William H. Coleman, Inc.:  Telephone: 904-398-6777, Extensions 8022 and 8025; FAX: 904-391-0038; E Mail: