Thursday, April 7, 2005 - The Board of Directors of Saint Lucia’s
Local Organizing Committee for the 2007 ICC Cricket World Cup, Cricket World Cup
Saint Lucia Inc. (CWCSL), is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Ernest
Hilaire to the position of Chief Executive Officer.
Ernest Hilaire is a former Permanent Secretary of Youth and Sports, during whose
tenure the Beausejour Cricket Ground and the National Stadium were constructed.
As a former executive member of the National Youth Council, Ernest Hilaire was
also able to develop and hone his skills in community mobilization, an attribute
which will be integral to Saint Lucia’s preparation to host the third largest
sporting event in the world. He played an important role in the development and
presentation of Saint Lucia’s Bid to host matches in the 2007 ICC Cricket World
Mr. Ernest Hilaire will assume official duties on 1st July, 2005. In the
interim, however, he will assist CWCSL with preparations for hosting the Blue
Package in the 2007 ICC Cricket World Cup.
Dr. James Fletcher.
Cricket World Cup Saint Lucia Inc.