Appointments

Chloe Herbert appointed as ICC Event Manager

The International Convention Centre (ICC) Birmingham has appointed Chloe Herbert as Event Manager. As the newest addition to the experienced ICC Event Management team, Chloe is responsible for ensuring client’s event needs are met and helping them to achieve their objectives.

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Travelport announces new Managing Director for Asia Pacific and new Leadership Team for Africa

Travelport, a leading distribution services and e-commerce provider for the global travel industry, has named seasoned travel industry leader, Mark Meehan, as its new managing director for Asia Pacific.

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Margrete Chadwick joins growing AlliedPRA Sales Team

Robert Patterson, Chief Financial & Operating Officer of AlliedPRA Inc., a global leader in the destination management company (DMC) sector, has announced the appointment of Margrete Chadwick to the Global Sales team of AlliedPRA, covering the heavily populated MICE area of Germany and Austria.

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GenieConnect fuels international expansion with management team hires

GenieConnect, the smarter event technology provider, today underlined its commitment to delivering on its customers’ success with the announcement of two senior hires. Stephen Jones joins as Head of Development with the responsibility of developing and deliver on GenieConnect’s product roadmap; and Iain Halpin is the new Marketing Director and will lead on all aspects of the communications mix.

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Mayor Bill de Blasio announces Fred Dixon as NYC & Company CEO

On 14th March 2014 Mayor Bill de Blasio announced the appointment of Fred Dixon as President and CEO of NYC & Company, New York City’s official marketing, tourism and partnership organisation. Dixon will succeed George Fertitta who stepped down earlier this year.

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Allianz Global Assistance UK appoints new Corporate and Travel Account Manager

Allianz Global Assistance has appointed Jenny Taylor as a new Corporate and Travel Account Manager. Jenny will be specifically responsible for the UK travel insurance products that it provides to its travel insurance client easyJet.
Jenny joins from AXA Travel Insurance where she gained valuable experience account managing global partners and developed a great understanding of the travel insurance risks of countries across the globe.


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Liverpool Hoteliers Association assign new Chairman

James Rush, Liverpool Hoteliers Association Chairman
Liverpool Hoteliers Association has appointed James Rush, general manager of Malmasion, as its new chairman.
Prior to working at one of the city’s most popular boutique hotels, James has spent the last 19 years in the hospitality industry – operating in a variety of managerial roles for brands including InterContinental and Jurys Inn.


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