Omar Solis is a Business Development Manager with a focus covering the SouthEast United States and National Accounts. A travel industry veteran with over 24 years experience in Hospitality, primarily in the Caribbean/Latin-American All-Inclusive segment. A native of California, Omar started his career on the Tour Operator Wholesale side with Air Jamaica Vacations in the late 90’s and has since worked for both Tour Operators, Airlines and Hotels, most recently with Club Med Resorts. Omar also owned and operated his own agency for over 10 years and imparts a wealth of experience on all sides of Travel. He’s been fortunate to visit 41 countries and counting. He enjoys sharing that knowledge with his valued travel advisor accounts and wholesale corporate partners.
Christina Salu serves as Vice President of Membership for the Global Business Alliance
(GBA). Christina leads GBA’s membership recruitment, engagement and retention efforts. Christina has more than 17 years of association management experience specializing in all aspects of membership development including promoting membership, evaluating membership trends and strategies, developing and implementing strategies to recruit and retain members, achieving revenue goals, and managing daily staff activities.
Previously, she served as Senior Director of Membership for the American Society of Travel Advisors (ASTA) for three years. She was responsible for developing programs, initiatives and policies designed to increase membership growth and engagement.
Christina managed a team of four whose expertise comprised of membership, strategic partnerships and chapter relations, to provide excellent member care while identifying and creating solutions to improve the member experience.
Christina received her Master’s in Public Administration with a concentration in Nonprofit Management from George Mason University and her Bachelor’s in Business Management from Hampton University. Christina is passionate about mission-driven organizations and is committed to serving their members. Christina is a proud mom of two boys and has been an avid yoga student for many years. In October 2021, Christina fulfilled a lifelong goal of hers and became a certified yoga instructor.