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This profile was last updated on 9/21/13  and contains information from public web pages.

President - Chief Executive Offic...

Company Description: Discovery Expeditions Belize Ltd. is a professional destination management services company dedicated to service, value, comfort, safety and excellence. The...   more
Background

Employment History

  • Owner
    Discovery Expeditions Belize Ltd
  • President and Chief Executive Officer
    Cruise Solutions Belize Ltd.
  • Managing Director
    Cruise Solutions Belize Ltd.
  • Managing Director
    Cruise Solutions

Board Memberships and Affiliations

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Web References
David Gegg Defends Discovery ...
www.belizenews.com, 21 Sept 2013 [cached]
David Gegg Defends Discovery Expeditions And while Feinstein is on the rise, as we told you yesterday, another tourism giant, David Gegg, is having major financial troubles.
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According to Gegg, in 2007 the company secured the confidence of Atlantic Bank, after securing administrative clearances for 2 projects, one in Belize City and the other in San Pedro.
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Gegg says that in both cases, political interference blocked the projects from materializing, and as a result, his Discovery Expeditions had to absorb all the financial obligations which he made with the bank.
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David Gegg's Discovery Expeditions Now In Receivership He's one of the power players in the cruise tourism industry but David Gegg's Discovery Expeditions has gone bankrupt.
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David Gegg blazed into the public spotlight in December of 2012, when the Department of Sales Tax issued a committal warrant for him because he had tax arrears of over three hundred thousand dollars. He paid fifty thousand dollars and managed to avoid being committed to jail. But his accountant Sheffield Eck told the court that he had advised Gegg to file for bankruptcy to clear up his debts because the profits from his two companies are less than what is reported due to unbudgeted and unforeseen expenses. That other company is Cruise Solutions Limited - which, we understand remains in operation. Through Cruise Solutions, Gegg has contracts with at least one major cruise line and it is felt that with the rise of Norwegian in Harvest Caye, he enjoyed an inside track.
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There are unconfirmed reports reaching our newsroom tonight that Discovery Expeditions, a local tour company belonging to Belize City businessman David Gegg, has gone into receivership. The insolvency of the [...]
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The company which its logo suggests has been operating since 1972 and is spearheaded by its President and CEO, David Gegg, has fallen in the hands of Receiver for Atlantic Bank, General Robert Garcia.
Discovery Expeditions Belize Ltd. - Our Staff
www.discoverybelize.com, 20 Sept 2013 [cached]
David Gegg President - CEO Tel: 011-501-223-0748
A fifth generation Belizean, David graduated from university in Kansas City in 1972 and immediately entered the tourism industry in his homeland. Over the course of his career he has pioneered scuba diving, inter-island transportation and yacht chartering. In 1982 he setup one of the first tour companies which in 1994 merged with another tour company and emerged as Discovery Expeditions. Today Discovery Expeditions is the largest tour company in Belize and handles clients from all corners of the world.
In 1998 David and his family entered the restaurant and bar business with the design and building of the Smoky Mermaid. It is today considered Belize's premier dinning establishment and the hub for cruise ship passengers..
David was a founding member of the Belize Tourism Industry Association and served its Board for many years. In 1997 David was appointed by the King of Belgium to succeed his father as that country's Honorary Consul in Belize.
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A first generation Belizean, Deborah married David in 1975 and joined his quest to showcase Belize with the development and enhancement of the country's many tourism prospects.
On the Sea Trek camp were ...
www.sanpedrosun.net, 1 July 2010 [cached]
On the Sea Trek camp were David Gegg, owner, and Carlene Sanchez, Director of Sales & Reservations for Discovery Expeditions Belize Ltd.
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Elito Arceo, tour operator, resident and member of the ACCSD group pointed out that "The area is used by so many different types of [people] scuba divers, snorkelers, sports fishermen, commercial fishermen; why give it up to Mr. Gegg [for one operation]?"
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Discovery Expeditions Belize Ltd. owner, David Gegg is expected to make a formal statement regarding the forum and their future plans within the next few days.
interiortop
www.shorexbelize.com, 7 Feb 2013 [cached]
David I. Gegg, President & CEO
A fifth generation Belizean, David graduated from university in Kansas City in 1972 and immediately entered the tourism industry in his homeland. Over the course of his career he has pioneered scuba diving, inter-land transportation and yacht chartering in Belize. In 1982, he set up one of the first tour companies which in 1994 merged with another tour company and emerged as Discovery Expeditions. Today Discovery Expeditions is the largest tour company in Belize and handles clients from all comers of the world. Discovery Expeditions, prior to Cruise Solutions, was the primary operator for Cruise Lines. In 1998 David and his family entered the restaurant and bar business with the design and building of the Smoky Mermaid. It is today considered Belize's premier dinning establishment and the hub for cruise ship passengers. Cruise Solutions Belize Ltd. was established in 19999 as a dedicated vehicle for the development and promotion of Cruise Tourism in Belize. David was a founding member of the Belize Tourism Industry Association and served its Board for many years. He is today Treasurer of the Belize Cruise Ship Industry association. In 1997 David was appointed by the Kind of Belgium to succeed his father as that country's Honorary consul in Belize.
The Coral Reef Alliance - Buoyant Belize Cruise Trade May Sink Paradise, LA Times, 03/13/06
ftp.coralreefalliance.org, 13 Mar 2006 [cached]
"When I see an opportunity, I grasp it," said David Gegg, who has formed a tour company called Cruise Solutions Belize Ltd.
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