In May 2011, Joaquim Canastro creates with a partner (Eugenia Alegre), the Cheerfulway Lda., A company whose core business is the operation or management of hotel properties, but this is far from his debut in hospitality and tourism .
The experience of Joaquim Canastro comes from his training in hotel management, the School of Hospitality and Tourism Porto, followed by a "12-year journey in Torralta in Troy, where did the professional steps to Directorate assistant", then moving Vale do Lobo as director rentals, reminds the Turisver.
After two years integrates the staff of Vila Gale, which was the opening of the second hotel of the brand and stayed with the commercial responsibility of the company. Directed the Hotel Vila Gale Cerro Alagoa, Vila Galé Praia and Vila Gale Country Club, while continuing to command the shopping destinations of the company until it has reached 15 hotels.
Gale Vila said he spent "18 years of enriching experience" at the end of which joins Luna Hotels & Resorts as Director of Operations and Commercial, and also "given a hand to units in Angola", the first unit opened "on site ". After six years decides "finally apply to me, which I did for years as a collaborator", starting then as an entrepreneur.
Throughout all these years, Joaquim Canastro got to know well the tourism market, both nationally and internationally, and established a valuable relationship of friendship with some of the most important tour operators in Portugal and abroad.
in Turisver 22 January 2016