march, 2018

27mar11:30 am1:30 pmMidwest APTAVolcanoes Safaris, Azura Retreats and the Elewana Collection

Event Details

APTA is kicking off 2018 with a fantastic program that you will NOT want to miss.  Learn about gorilla trekking from Volcanoes Safaris; the beaches of Mozambique with Azura Retreats and the Elewana Collection of exquisite properties in East Africa – Register Now!


Krista North, is the sales and marketing manager for Azura Retreats.  Krista met her South African husband in the UK and currently lives happily in Johannesburg with him and her two children.


Eloisa Barberis-Canonico‘s  In 2015 Eloisa joined her family business promoting lodges in Kenya along with helping sales and marketing for Volcanoes Safaris in UK and Europe.  In her spare time she enjoys cooking and exploring new places for great food!


We are pleased to welcome Yvette DeVries, past president of APTA National!  Yvette grew up and studied in Stellenbosch, South Africa.   Yvette traveled extensively throughout the continent during her 16 years as senior consultant at African Portfolio bringing first-hand knowledge to her clients..  She is currently Managing Director, Africa, at JG Black Book, a luxury travel consultancy firm based in New York City.


Please join us in welcoming Krista, Eloisa and Yvette to the Midwest chapter as they share their experience and knowledge of Africa.

Time:        11:30am – 11:45 Networking and Registration

                 11:45pm – 12:15 Lunch 

                 12:15pm –   1:15 Presentation



Cost:         $17.00 Member

                  $22.00 Non-Member



Pay with PayPal or Check


Member  $17.00 


Non-Member $22.00  


Mail check made out to APTA Midwest to


Lorene Flewellen

1410 Daly Road 

Wheaton, IL  60187


(Tuesday) 11:30 am - 1:30 pm


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90 Yorktown Road , Lombard, IL 60148