SKÅL International USA
Upcoming Skål USA Major Events
Skål Isla Mujeres – Puerto Morelos looks forward to welcoming fellow Skålleagues to the 2018 North American Skål Congress in Playa Mujeres that will take place from Thursday, May 3 to Sunday, May 6, 2018.
This Congress will provide you with great opportunities for networking while experiencing all that Playa Mujeres and the surrounding areas like Isla Mujeres, Puerto Morelos, Cancún, Tulum, Cozumel and all of Riviera Maya have to offer. (Check out this welcome video)
The theme for this years congress is BREAKING BARRIERS. The name by itself represents not only the coral barrier natural surroundings, but represents the great opportunity we´ll all have to share ideas and business practices with fellow Skålleagues in both formal and informal sessions.
SKÅL USA EC – 2018 Winter Board Meeting
Dates: Jan 18-20, 2018
Hosting Club: SI Raleigh Durham
January 18 Arrival day, if you are arriving by air you will need to book your flight into the Raleigh Durham Airport. Transportation is on your own. You might want to rent a car or call Skål member Fred Platt and Taxi Taxi (919-333-3333) for a pick up. The hotel is approximately 20-30 minutes from the airport.
7:30PM Dinner at Rye Bar and Southern Kitchen restaurant, located in the Marriott City Center directly across the street. Cost is $40 and includes dinner and beverages. Advance reservations are requested.
January 19 Breakfast is included for guests at the Residence Inn.
9:00AM Winter Skål USA Executive Committee meeting will convene in the Residence Inn’s Innovations Meeting rooms on the second floor. The Business meeting will be conducted in the morning.
Noon Lunch will take place at The Overlook Restaurant at the Residence Inn. The cost is $23 per person and advance reservations are requested.
1:30 – 4:30PM Afternoon session will be spent training incoming officers and setting goals for 2018.
6:30PM Depart to a local restaurant for dinner. Cost is $60 and includes dinner and beverages. Seating is limited so advance reservations are required. After dinner, all can return to the 10th and Terrace Bar at the Residence Inn for a nightcap.
January 20 Breakfast is included for guests at the Residence Inn.
11:00AM Check out from hotel
Please send form to email@example.com or call Cyndi Golden at (817)
307-7874 between 9 am and 6 pm ET.
Special pricing package for Observers:
Suite Tax single double Thursday 18 Guest Suite – King Studio with sleeper sofa $ 139.00 $ 18.42 $ 157.42 $ 157.42 Reception & Dinner $ 40.00 $ 80.00 Friday 19 Guest Suite – King Studio with sleeper sofa $ 139.00 $ 18.42 $ 157.42 $ 157.42 Lunch $ 23.00 $ 46.00 Dinner & beverages $ 60.00 $ 120.00
$ 437.84 $ 560.84
Cocktails and Hors D’oeurves 5:30 PM
(Beer & Wine hosted by Mary Elizabeth Collins, General Manager, Holiday Inn Virginia Beach – Norfolk Conference Center)
First Course: Field greens with cranberries, nuts and goat cheese in a raspberry vinaigrette
Dual Entrée: Sliced stuffed pork with a demi glaze, broiled crab cake, parmesan risotto, Chef’s choice vegetable
Dessert – Seasonal Chef’s Choice
$55 per person, checks payable to Holiday Inn Virginia Beach – Norfolk OR the hotel can take your credit card as well.
Address: 5655 Greenwich Road, Virginia Beach, Virginia 23462 757/499-4400 RSVP VIA REPLY EMAIL BY DECEMBER 15
Special SKAL room rate for the event night, $39.00 + tax. For those driving, dinner should be concluded by 8:00 PM
Young Skål: Future Industry Leaders
Skål International cares about young professionals and students in tourism. In 1999, Young Skål was set up with the aim of creating a greater awareness of Skål International by those young people studying for or training in the various sectors of the travel and tourism industry, enabling them to join Skål.