President and CEO, Meet Puerto Rico
Milton Segarra is the president & CEO of Meet Puerto Rico, the lead, non-profit organization established in 1962 to drive meetings, conventions, trade shows and incentive groups to Puerto Rico. As a well-respected business leader with a wealth of experience on the Island’s tourism sector, Segarra oversees all aspects and operations of Meet Puerto Rico, including the headquarter offices in San Juan and the regional hubs of Chicago, New York, Dallas, Orlando and Washington, DC.
In addition to directing the efforts of the MPR staff and implementing policies set by the organization’s Board of Directors, Segarra works to maintain strong relationships with the organizations 270+ member-suppliers, local business leaders and elected officials.
Segarra also served as the Executive Director of the Puerto Rico Tourism Company and as the Secretary of the Department of Economic Development & Commerce; as well as held top management positions with Puerto Rico’s top international hotel brands.
An accomplished industry leader with extensive experience in the public and private sector, Segarra’s understanding of Puerto Rico’s tourism, meetings and conventions market coupled with his industry relationships and business acumen, contribute to his reputation and proven track record as a forward-thinking leader.