The 13 October 2021

New Governance in Gironde Tourism

Following the statutory meetings held on October 08, Karine Desmoulin was elected President of Gironde Tourisme. Departmental Councilor of the canton of Gujan-Mestras, she is also 1st Deputy Mayor of Teich.
Karine Desmoulin succeeds Pascale Got, now Vice-President of the Departmental Council in charge of Environmental Protection, Sensitive Natural Areas and Risk Management.

The new Board is composed as follows:

President: Mrs. Karine Desmoulin (Departmental Councilor – College of Delegates)
1st Vice-President: Mr. Yoann Brossard (President of the OT de Blaye – representing the OT College)
2nd Vice-President: Mr. Bernard Garrigou (Departmental Councilor – College of Delegates)
Secretary: Ms. Maud Dumont (Departmental Councilor – College of Delegates)
Deputy Secretary: Mr. Fabien Bova (Director General of the CIVB – Institutional College)
Treasurer: Mr. Jean-Paul Aloird (Chamber of Agriculture – College of Professionals)
Assistant Treasurer: Mrs. Isabelle Gilles (President of Gîtes de France Gironde – College of Professionals)

Discover the composition of the new Board of Directors of Gironde Tourisme:


Board appointment on 30.07.21
Departmental CouncilorKarine DESMOULIN
Departmental CouncilorMaud Dumont
Departmental CouncilorPascale GOT
Departmental CouncilorBernard GARRIGOU
Departmental CouncilorSebastien LABORDE
Departmental CouncilorMichael DUFRANC
Departmental CouncilorMarie Larrue

COLLEGE OF TOURISM PROFESSIONALS – 14 members – (3-year term)

Departmental Syndicate of Outdoor Hospitality – SDHPA33Lionel PUJADE
Logis Arc Atlantique AssociationFabrice GALLAND
Gîtes de France GirondeIsabelle GILLES
Clévacances GirondePhilippe MOUSTIE
Agriculture & Tourism Relay – Gironde Chamber of AgricultureJean-Paul ALOIRD
Departmental Fishing Federation – AAPPMADaniel Bourdie
National Union of Tourism Associations – UNAT AquitaineAudrey SANCHEZ
National Syndicate of Tourist Residences – SNRTCorinne Barras
Ships & Castles CompanyFrank JOUANNY
Royal Castle of CazeneuveLouis de SABRAN-PONTEVÈS
Union of Trades and Hotel Industries – UMIH33 – Jean-Philippe Burgeat
Association Bordeaux Compostelle Saint Jacques HospitallersMichel Dronneau
Centre des Monuments NationauxOlivier du Payrat 
Foundation for Wine Culture and CivilizationsSylvie CAZE

COLLEGE OF TOURISM INSTITUTIONALS – 7 members – (3-year term)

New Aquitaine Regional Tourism Committee -CRT-NARegine Marchand
Chamber of Commerce and Industry – Bordeaux Gironde – CCIBPatrick SEGUIN
Bordeaux Wine Interprofessional Council – CIVBFabien BOVA
Gironde Chamber of AgricultureJean-Louis DUBOURG
EPCI – La CALI (Libournais Agglomeration Community)Jacques LEGRAND
Chamber of Trades & Crafts Region Aquitaine – Section 33Eric ROULIÈRE-LAUMONIER
EPCI – CDC la MédullianPatrick BAUDIN

COLLEGE OF TOURIST OFFICES – 7 members – (3-year term)

Bordeaux Metropolis Convention and Visitors BureauBrigitte Bloch
Entre-Deux-Mers Tourist OfficeRaymond VAILIER
Médoc Atlantique Tourist OfficeLaurent Peyrondet
Cadillac and Podensac Tourist OfficeThomas FILLIATRE
Tourist Office of the Teste de BuchAstrid ZORZABALBERE
Médoc Vineyard TourismFabrice Fatin
Blaye Tourist OfficeYoann Brossard

List of Qualified Persons

Company nameType
Bordeaux-Mérignac AirportCarrier
Golf Association in BordeauxLeisure
Bordeaux River Cruisefluvial
Gironde Departmental Cycling Tourism CommitteeSlow Tourism/Roaming
Gironde Departmental Hiking CommitteeSlow Tourism/Roaming
Departmental Committee of Equestrian Tourism of GirondeSlow Tourism/Roaming
Territorial management of the SNCF Réseau Nouvelle AquitaineCarrier
Evazio (Incoming Agency)Commercialization
Federation of Restaurateurs of the GirondeWine tourism/gastronomy
National Group of Aquitaine Hotel ChainsHosting provider : SHOPIFY
Veronique LavaudInclusive social & solidarity tourism
Landes de Gascogne Regional Nature ParkInstitutional
Médoc Regional Natural ParkInstitutional
Arcachon Basin Intermunicipal SyndicateCDC

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