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DQ chair, Canyon Swing GM Matt Hollyer to leave both roles
18 Apr 2019   / /

DQ chair, Canyon Swing GM Matt Hollyer to leave both roles

DQ chair and general manager of Shotover Canyon Swing and Canyon Fox, Matt Hollyer, is leaving both roles.


Alpine hires former fisheries CEO as group business manager
18 Apr 2019  

Alpine hires former fisheries CEO as group business manager

The Wallis family’s Alpine Group has appointed independent director and former Moana NZ fisheries CEO Carl Carrington to be its new group business manager. 


Qantas International CEO resigns
12 Apr 2019   /

Qantas International CEO resigns

Alison Webster has resigned as chief executive of Qantas International.


All change at Northland Inc tourism team
12 Apr 2019   /

All change at Northland Inc tourism team

Northland Inc’s trade marketing manager Karly Bent is leaving the combined EDA/RTO as the agency undergoes a number of staff changes at its tourism team.


Air NZ appoints chief digital officer
2 Apr 2019   /

Air NZ appoints chief digital officer

London Stock Exchange advisor Jennifer Sepull takes over from the award winning Avi Golan.


Northland Inc appoints acting CEO
1 Apr 2019   /

Northland Inc appoints acting CEO

The combined EDA/RTO has appointed its GM of investment and infrastructure, Vaughan Cooper, as acting CEO.


Go Orange adds top commercial roles to drive US expansion
22 Mar 2019  

Go Orange adds top commercial roles to drive US expansion

Adventure activity group Go Orange is continuing on the expansion trail appointing a new head of sales and creating a new senior business development role as it eyes the lucrative US market.


Interim chair appointed for TNZ board
21 Mar 2019   /

Interim chair appointed for TNZ board

Jamie Tuuta has been appointed interim chair of the Tourism New Zealand board and will take up the role when current chair, Dame Kerry Prendergast, steps down at the end of the month.


Go Orange adds top commercial roles to drive US expansion
21 Mar 2019   /

Go Orange adds top commercial roles to drive US expansion

Adventure activity group Go Orange is continuing on the expansion trail appointing a new head of sales and creating a new senior business development role as it eyes the lucrative US market.


Heritage announces Queenstown GM
14 Mar 2019   /

Heritage announces Queenstown GM

Heritage Hotel Management has appointed Kevin Kluts to be the new general manager of Heritage Queenstown.


Destination Great Lake Taupō appoints new GM
13 Mar 2019   /

Destination Great Lake Taupō appoints new GM

Jane Wilson, the former GM marketing at Tourism Tropical North Queensland, is to lead the Taupō RTO.


Auckland iwi snaps up HBT’s Dundas, preps for push into tourism
7 Mar 2019   /

Auckland iwi snaps up HBT’s Dundas, preps for push into tourism

Annie Dundas, general manager of Hawke’s Bay Tourism, has resigned.


Hawke’s Bay Tourism GM Annie Dundas resigns
6 Mar 2019   /

Hawke’s Bay Tourism GM Annie Dundas resigns

After eight years at the helm, Dundas is leaving to lead Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei’s new tourism venture.


Distinction hires Marlborough’s Moriarty to head former Hotel Coachman
28 Feb 2019   /

Distinction hires Marlborough’s Moriarty to head former Hotel Coachman

Distinction Group has appointed Travis Moriarty to lead the operator’s newly-acquired Distinction Palmerston North Hotel & Conference Centre, formerly known as the Hotel Coachman.


Burt appointed head of destination for Northland Inc
27 Feb 2019  

Burt appointed head of destination for Northland Inc

Waitangi Treaty Grounds’ business development manager will soon lead destination marketing for the region.


Venture Southland boss steps down ahead of RDA launch
27 Feb 2019   /

Venture Southland boss steps down ahead of RDA launch

The chief executive of Venture Southland, Paul Casson, is stepping down ahead of the launch of the region’s new regional development agency.


Pūkaha hires all-new marketing team to boost visitor numbers
25 Feb 2019   /

Pūkaha hires all-new marketing team to boost visitor numbers

Pūkaha National Wildlife Centre has hired an all-new marketing team to help boost visitor numbers and expand its conservation work.


Coughlan stands down from GM role
21 Feb 2019  

Coughlan stands down from GM role

Glenys Coughlan is standing down from her role as general manager of Tourism Central Otago.


Cairns convention head to lead Te Pae Christchurch
21 Feb 2019   /

Cairns convention head to lead Te Pae Christchurch

The general manager of Cairns Convention Centre, Ross Steele, will take the reins at Te Pae Christchurch. 


Edgewater GM resigns
21 Feb 2019  

Edgewater GM resigns

Brown, who started in the general manager role almost a year ago, plans to return to Tasmania to be closer to family.


Tourism NZ hires Hasbro VP to lead Americas and Europe
14 Feb 2019   /

Tourism NZ hires Hasbro VP to lead Americas and Europe

Tourism New Zealand has filled one its most senior roles hiring American toy company Hasbro’s vice president of global brand strategy and marketing, Sarah Handley.


Hutchins’ granddaughter appointed Destination Fiordland manager
14 Feb 2019   /

Hutchins’ granddaughter appointed Destination Fiordland manager

Destination Fiordland has appointed Madeleine Peacock to be its new tourism manager.


Weta bolsters tourism team as it preps for Auckland push
14 Feb 2019   /

Weta bolsters tourism team as it preps for Auckland push

Iconic kiwi brand Weta Workshop is beefing up its tourism team to get in shape for the opening of its new Auckland attraction next year.


Immink runs for mayor, urges operators “to get involved”
5 Feb 2019   /

Immink runs for mayor, urges operators “to get involved”

Former Tourism Export Council NZ chief executive Lesley Immink is planning to join Whakatāne’s mayoral race.


US industry veteran to lead Tourism Holdings’ TH2
1 Feb 2019   / /

US industry veteran to lead Tourism Holdings’ TH2

One year after launch, thl’s global digital RV platform, TH2, has a new CEO.


Air NZ poaches Goldman Sachs lawyer
1 Feb 2019  

Air NZ poaches Goldman Sachs lawyer

Air New Zealand has appointed Goldman Sachs’ executive director and senior counsel, Jennifer Page, to be the airline’s top lawyer.


The Aussie in charge of Kiwi Experience
31 Jan 2019  

The Aussie in charge of Kiwi Experience

Tourism Holdings has appointed Tim Loxton its new general manager of its Kiwi Experience business.


Full circle for new CityLife Wellington manager
30 Jan 2019   /

Full circle for new CityLife Wellington manager

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New Conservation Authority chair announced
29 Jan 2019   /

New Conservation Authority chair announced

Edward Ellison is the new chair of the New Zealand Conservation Authority (NZCA), conservation minister Eugenie Sage announced today.


Northland Inc CEO resigns
25 Jan 2019  

Northland Inc CEO resigns

Northland Inc chief executive David Wilson has resigned from the regional economic development agency.


DOC revamps tourism unit, appoints new head
23 Jan 2019   /

DOC revamps tourism unit, appoints new head

The Department of Conservation has restructured its Recreation, Tourism and Heritage unit and has appointed a new director of the reformed division.


KiwiRail ramps tourism ambitions with heavyweight panel
23 Jan 2019   /

KiwiRail ramps tourism ambitions with heavyweight panel

TNZ chair Dame Kerry Prendergast is among the experts brought in to advise the operator.


Hotel groups make senior Auckland appointments
22 Jan 2019   /

Hotel groups make senior Auckland appointments

Naumi, Swiss-Belhotel and Heritage Hotels announce senior hires.


Tourism Holdings appoints SKYCITY’s Hamilton to board
22 Jan 2019   /

Tourism Holdings appoints SKYCITY’s Hamilton to board

Tourism Holdings has appointed SKYCITY’s chief financial officer, Rob Hamilton, to its board as an independent director.


Airport appoints former PM chief of staff to board
22 Jan 2019   /

Airport appoints former PM chief of staff to board

Wellington International Airport Limited has appointed Wayne Eagleson to its board.


QAC appoints CFO
21 Jan 2019   /

QAC appoints CFO

Queenstown Airport Corporation has appointed Andrew Williamson its new chief financial officer and company secretary.


WREDA appoints Bridges chair, Maharey director
20 Dec 2018  

WREDA appoints Bridges chair, Maharey director

Wellington Regional Economic Development Agency has named businesswoman and professional director Tracey Bridges as its new chair.


Destination Great Lake Taupō GM resigns
14 Dec 2018  

Destination Great Lake Taupō GM resigns

Destination Great Lake Taupō general manager Damian Coutts is leaving his role to return to the Department of Conservation.


Central Otago reveals members of new tourism board
14 Dec 2018   /

Central Otago reveals members of new tourism board

The experienced hands of Sue Sullivan, Mark Frood and Dylan Rushbrook will be shaping the future of tourism in Central Otago after being appointed to the region’s new six strong Tourism Advisory Board.


NZICC appoints director of operations
13 Dec 2018   /

NZICC appoints director of operations

The New Zealand International Convention Centre has appointed David Allott its director of operations.


Reality TV queen joins Tourism West Coast board
7 Dec 2018   /

Reality TV queen joins Tourism West Coast board

Reality TV queen Dame Julie Christie has been appointed to Tourism West Coast’s board.


YoungTEC Summit: Tourism Talent launched, executive refreshed
5 Dec 2018   /

YoungTEC Summit: Tourism Talent launched, executive refreshed

Tourism Talent, the new talent development and market place set up by Dylan Rushbrook and Jason Hill, was officially launched at the YoungTEC Summit at the Pullman Hotel in Auckland last night.


Tourism Holdings hires investment banker to be CFO
4 Dec 2018  

Tourism Holdings hires investment banker to be CFO

Tourism Holdings Limited has appointed Jennifer Bunbury to be its new chief financial officer.


Webjet chair sharpens Tourism NZ board
3 Dec 2018   /

Webjet chair sharpens Tourism NZ board

Tourism minister Kelvin Davis has appointed Roger Sharp to fill the last remaining vacancy on Tourism New Zealand’s board following the departure of three members earlier this year.


Whanganui & Partners appoints new CEO
23 Nov 2018  

Whanganui & Partners appoints new CEO

The combined EDA/RTO has hired the current chief executive of the NZ Veterinary Association, Mark Ward.


Tourism Bay of Plenty bolsters team with raft of hires
22 Nov 2018  

Tourism Bay of Plenty bolsters team with raft of hires

Tourism Bay of Plenty has bolstered its team following new funding from its stakeholders.


New GM to lead VisitorPoint in the New Year
19 Nov 2018  

New GM to lead VisitorPoint in the New Year

Travel information distributor VisitorPoint has announced a raft of internal changes including the appointment of a new general manager.


Destination Wairarapa appoints Communications Manager
19 Nov 2018  

Destination Wairarapa appoints Communications Manager

Destination Wairarapa has appointed journalist Sara Bunny to the position of Media Communications & Content Generation Manager.


New Venture Taranaki CEO appointed
15 Nov 2018   /

New Venture Taranaki CEO appointed

Venture Taranaki has appointed Justine Gilliland to become CEO of the combined EDA/RTO.


Stavert to take over from Bayview’s Kathy Guy
15 Nov 2018   /

Stavert to take over from Bayview’s Kathy Guy

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