Mr. Thomas has been in the travel industry since the early 80's and as a receptive tour operator. He has attended schools in both the United States and in Buenos Aires Argentina he is fluent in Spanish and English. He is responsible for product development and, International sales and marketing. Appointed in 1995 as Vice President of the Receptive Services Association he became the first person to serve two consecutive terms as President for the RSA 1996-98 where he stressed education and communication emphasizing the importance of international visitors to the United States. He has been a featured speaker in many tourism conferences has travelled with two governors of state promoting travel to the United States he has sat on the BOD of the TIA and presently is Chairman of the RSA.