Patrick Barta, Golf Gourmet, Samdtopn, South Africa
Having been in the tourism industry for over 30 years in various fields:
-Founder and Owner of International Golf Tour Operation;
-Board member of SATSA for 3 terms of 4 years, one of which was in an excecutive role – Executive Director
-Owner and manager of the luxury guest house;
-GM of a 5-star golf resort hotel
The above gives me a broad hands-on experience that could benefit the WTN.
Golf Gourmet grew from pioneering golf vacations to Southern Africa in 1988 to an international golf tour operator offering golfing holidays worldwide.
Our CEO Patrick Barta led the way for golf holidays in South Africa. During the past three decades, he has traveled to all corners of the world playing great golf courses, experiencing the cultures, adventures and cuisine of many wonderful countries and destinations.
Golf Gourmet uses fellow members of IAGTO, the Global Golf Tourism Organisation, to look after our valued clients throughout the world and thereby ensuring the service of well-established professionals.
Our reputation and expertise in the industry ensure the best possible itineraries are created to suit every individual request.
With over 30 years of experience in Tourism from:
– Founding and managing an international wholesale tour operation:
– This business has won the prestigious award as SA’s Best Golf Tour
Operator for the past 4 years at the annual World Golf Travel Awards:
– I was elected to SATSA board for 3 terms:
– I have experience as the General Manager of a 5 Star Hotel:
– Owned and managed a 4 Star Boutique Guest House
From the above, I believe I can add value to this organization.