Contributor Profile

Colin James

Job TitleCEO

Company NameAntigua & Barbuda Tourism Authority


Colin James has been CEO of The Antigua & Barbuda Tourism Authority for the past ten years. Based in Antigua, Colin’s core role is to promote and market the country as a premier tourist destination in all regional and international source markets and to negotiate additional air and sealift into Antigua and Barbuda to support this marketing effort. 

His energy, and motivation, has been critical in leading the country’s tourism marketing since inception of the Authority in 2009.  His strong leadership, teambuilding, marketing and customer service skills along with his knowledge of the industry has helped to position Antigua and Barbuda on an upward trajectory in its tourism arrivals from the country’s main source markets.


Conference Sessions

  • Plastic Waste: What Should the Industry Do?

    Tuesday15:45 - 17:005 Nov 2019
    Middle East & Africa Inspiration Zone

    Attenborough has raised the issue of single-use plastic and many, but by no means, all, have stopped using plastic straws. The challenge is a bit bigger than th...

    • Language: English