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Air New Zealand has announced Nick Judd will become Chief Strategy, Networks and Alliances Officer from 02 Oct. Judd is currently Group General Manager Commerical. The airline has also appointed Jeff McDowall to replace Rob McDonald as Chief Finanical Officer. McDonald will leave Air New Zealand at the end of the year.
Wayan Warta has been appointed General Manager of Prime Biz Kuta Hotel in Bali. Warta’s experience has seen him lead the opening of Amadea Resort and Villa’s since 2011.
Next Hotels has welcomed Marcus Dudley as General Manager of the soon-to-open Sage Ringwood, Melbourne. Dudley has over 25 years’ experience in the industry and was most recently GM at Movenpick Hotels & Resorts in Doha.
Tom Wolber has replaced Edie Rodriguez as the President and Chief Executive Officer of Crystal Cruises. Wolber joined Crystal from a 28-year stint at The Walt Disney Company.
Express Travel Group State Manager Vic/Tas Vito Romeo has announced his departure from the retail group after more than 4.5 years. His final day with ETG will be 28 Sep.