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Sainte Anne, Seychelles

Miles Willis,  MBA

CEO of IslandStays

Incentive Travel Programs

islandStays are experienced in Incentive Group Travel.  Our CEO, Miles Willis has the following experience.

January 1996 – May 2001 

Account Director at Achievement Awards Group (Pty) Ltd for five years – a Performance Improvement Company which is 10% owned by Maritz Inc. USA. 

As an Account Director duties included: Business Consultation with companies requiring performance improvement and the design and implementation of Performance Improvement Programs in these companies. 

Areas of expertise required were Marketing, Advertising, Sales, Business Analysis, Strategy, Incentives, Customer Relationship Management, Consumer Loyalty, Channel of Distribution, Customer Service and Staff Productivity. 

Skills included business analysis, strategy development, proposal writing, budget building, communications design, measurement of performance, award formulation, presentation of solutions, negotiation, project management, leadership of project team, monitoring of performance, driving performance, management of client service team.

Processes used in designing incentive programs included: consultation and research; launch and communications; measurement and feedback; rewards and recognition; and executive feedback.

I presented our company and new program designs to audiences ranging from Marketing Managers and Managing Directors to large audiences of national participants at launch events.

I am computer literate - daily using MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint; MS Project; Outlook; and Internet Explorer.  I directed several programs which use Websites and e-newsletters.

Clients included:


Bayer Pharmaceuticals, Bandag Tyres, BMW (SA), BMW Financial Services, Daewoo Motors, Delta Motor Corporation, Ford SA, IBM, Liberty Life, Liberty Specialised Investments, Mazda, M-Web, National Brands Cosmetics, Servier Laboratories, Tiger Milling, Toyota SA and Unifoods.  


Each program ranged from R500 000 to R3 500 000 p.a.


I led three group travel trips overseas to Bali, Cancun and Disneyworld / New York as Tour Director.

For assistance with Incentive Travel

Why book with IslandStays?


​IslandStays is a specialized island travel service focusing on quality product supplied by reliable tour operators.

  • Our mission is to deliver personalised service, excellent value for money and an outstanding holiday experience.

  • We have the lowest prices in the market as our product is supplied directly by our tour operators with no mark-up added.

  • Our airfares are the cheapest as we use discounted IT fares offered only by tour operators.

  • We offer to try to beat any other quote you have – so please send us your other quote before booking elsewhere.

  • You can make and finalise all your holiday arrangements online without having to leave your PC.

  • We do all the work for you! We present you with an array of options for you to choose from.

  • You simply choose the best quote for your needs and budget.

  • Booking requests are processed simply & safely via email using our tour operator's booking form.

  • Payments are made directly to our tour operator so that you know your money is safe with well-established travel brands.

  • Our tour operators have a safe & secure process to receive your payments using EFT or credit cards on their secure website.

  • Original documents and air tickets are issued by our tour operators & couriered right to your front door.

  • If time is tight e-Docs are issued by our tour operator & emailed to you so you know you have all the right documentation.​

  • We take care of all the hassles for you, providing you with a trustworthy service!​