Jorge Pesquera

Jorge Pesquera

Jorge Pesquera
President and CEO, Palm Beach County Convention & Visitors Bureau

A 30 year travel and tourism industry veteran Jorge Pesquera joined the Palm Beach County CVB in November 2007 to lead the region’s destination marketing organization with a staff of 45 and a budget of $9.5 million. Prior to accepting this position, Pesquera was president and CEO of the Aruba Hotel and Tourism Association and was recognized as the Hotel Association Executive of the Year at the annual Caribbean Hotel Industry Conference (CHIC). He spent ten years as president of the Puerto Rico Convention Bureau, spearheading the construction of the $450 million Puerto Rico Convention Center and surrounding district and repositioning the destination in the meetings marketplace. Pesquera is a member of the accreditation board of Destination Marketing Association International (DMAI), the Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA), the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE), Meeting Professionals International (MPI) and on the Board of Visit Florida.


International Economic Forum
of the Americas
2075 Robert-Bourassa Blvd.
Suite 1701
Montreal, Quebec
H3A 2L1 Canada

Telephone: 514 871-2225
Toll-free phone: 1 866 865-2225
Fax: 514 871-2226