Tom Popper has resigned as president of Perception Cuba and CEO of Friendly Earth.
He expended shut to 20 years at the helm of Insight Cuba, which was acquired by Welcoming World in 2019.
Perception Cuba released its Cuba programs in 2000 just after receiving its license from the U.S. Division of Treasury’s Office of Overseas Belongings Management and was a pioneer in bringing Individuals lawfully to Cuba by its tour choices.
“Wanting again at my two a long time working with and in Cuba, it really is simple to say that it has been 1 of the most fulfilling sections of my daily life,” Popper mentioned. “It has been full of seemingly insurmountable problems politically, economically and every thing in amongst, each individual 1 a struggle for the ages but all produced sweet by the celebration of accompanying victories and successes.”
He stated he was proud of “the wonderful do the job that InsightCuba, our buddies in Cuba, associates, colleagues and many others in our market have accomplished to enable Americans to the moment all over again lawfully vacation to Cuba, ultimately shifting the program of history.”
InsightCuba, owned by Friendly Planet, “remains in outstanding care by this really revered 40-yr tour operator that is dedicated to fostering authorized and significant travel to Cuba,” in accordance to Popper.
He programs to check out new small business tips and leadership chances inside of and exterior of the vacation industry.