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Los Angeles Tourism & Convention Board has named Deanna Varga as Representative, MICE serving Australia and New Zealand. Varga has 20 years’ sales and marketing experience including MICE strategy in the business events sector. She is based in Sydney and reports to LA Tourism’s Vice President of Hotel Sales, Bryan Churchill.
Travel & expense technology solution provider Serko has appointed Nick Whitehead as the Head of Marketing. Serko also recently named Charlie Nowaczek as Chief Operating Officer and Rich Miles as General Manager Sales, US Market as part of its ongoing growth strategy.
Castaway Island, Fiji has appointed Kolinio Mataiyaga Vulaono as Environment Officer, responsible for the environmentally sustainable use of marine and land-based resources of the resort.
A promotion has seen Jessica Fornito assigned to the position of Communications Manager for QT Hotels & Resorts.
Avalon Waterways’ business development manager Walter Nand has been named as Skal International Sydney’s new President.