Sunday, 29 November 2015


Wyndham on William appoints new Hotel Manager

Kate Costello 300x225Wyndham Hotel Group's much anticipated flagship property Wyndham on William Melbourne is nearing completion, with the management team being recruited, including hotel manager, Kate Costello.

Crowne Plaza Canberra new GM

219-people-Tina Fisher 300x225Crowne Plaza Canberra has announce the appointment of Tina Fisher as its new general manager.

New Big4 CEO

219-people-Big 4-wright 300x226The holiday park group Big4 Holiday Parks has announced the appointment of Steven Wright as its new chief executive officer.

Kakadu tourism appoints sales manager

217-people-Ruth Watson 300x225Kakadu Tourism has appointed Ruth Watson as sales and marketing manager, based in the group's Darwin office.

General manager swap in North Queensland

217-people-Peter Richardson 300x225Two general managers working for Accor Hotels in North Queensland are effectively 'swapping' roles and cities this month, switching permanently between top jobs at the Mercure Townsville and Novotel Cairns Oasis Resort.

General manager of Next Brisbane named

216-people-Russell Durnell 300x225SilverNeedle Hospitality has announced the appointment of Russell Durnell as the general manager of Next Hotel Brisbane, the first of the group's flagship brand.

Fraser appointments in Perth, Brisbane

AN65-4-Mariusz-Tymosiewicz 211x158Charlie Turnbull has been appointed director of sales and marketing at Fraser Suites Perth. Charlie has spent the last four years working for a luxury hotel in Perth ensuring she has strong contacts in the city and beyond. In her role as the director of sales and marketing, Charlie will manage all hotel sales as well as the launch of Fraser's latest partnership with celebrity chef, Pete Evans and the property's new food offering within the restaurant, meetings and events packages and weddings, launched in June this year.

People on the Move

216-people-Joost Heymeijer 300x225Heymeijer leaves Wolgan Resort - Emirates Wolgan Valley Resort & Spa general manager, Joost Heymeijer, has resigned from his position after almost nine years with the property.

Tourism Tasmania names marketing director

AN65-3-people-GuyTaylorTourism Tasmania’s CEO, John Fitzgerald has announced the appointment of Tasmanian brand and marketing specialist Guy Taylor as its new executive director of marketing.

Advisory Committee Role for SCRTO's Phillips

216-people-NSWHoliday Parks 300x225Executive officer of the South Coast Regional Tourism Organisation Tom Phillips has been appointed to the NSW Crown Holiday Parks Trust's community advisory committee.

Wyndham Recruits new Manager for Shoal Bay

216-people-Angelasimons 300x225Wyndham has announced the appointment of Angela Simons (pictured right) as resort manager of its newest property in the South Pacific, Ramada Resort Shoal Bay.

Senior Sales Appointment at The Star

216-people-Jayson Heron 300x225The Star has appointed seasoned industry professional, Jayson Heron, as director of sales in an effort to invigorate their presence in the Australian market and further cement the position of The Star as Sydney's premier events and entertainment destination.

New Dynamic Team to Represent Pier One

215-people-Pier One 300x224Pier One Sydney Harbour, Sydney's chicest waterfront hotel, is delighted to introduce a new sales and marketing team handpicked by general manager Kim Mahaffy. They are already flourishing in their new roles and ready to deliver continued success to the harbourside property.

Spa Manager for Isika Perth/Melbourne

216-people-Emma McGrady 300x225Crown Spas has announced Emma McGrady as the appointed director of Crown Spas across Melbourne and Perth. Possessing over 10 years of experience in the spa industry, Emma will be responsible for the strategic direction for all Crown spas with a key focus on Crown Spa and Isika Melbourne while providing support to Isika Perth.

Manager for Sunshine Coast Destination

215-people-Susan Maynard 300x224Sunshine Coast Destination Ltd has appointed a new tourism development manager, Susan Maynard.

Crown Melbourne Appoints new Sales Manager

215-people-Wendy Shen Crown Resorts 200x150Wendy Shen has been appointed sales manager of Crown Melbourne, with a focus on the MICE market, functions, weddings and events.

Daydream Island Appoints new Director of Sales

215-people-Grace Lassig 300x225Daydream Island Resort and Spa in the Whitsundays has announced the appointment of Grace Lassig as its new director of sales.