Meeting Newz March / April 2020

Warriors Come to Rotorua Energy Events Centre Rotorua hosted clients on sunny Sunday afternoon at Rotorua International Stadium to watch the New Zealand Warriors take on West Tigers in a pre-season rugby league match.   Guest enjoyed some corporate hospitality, but unfortunately the Warriors didn’t get the win, going down 20-6 to the Tigers. Proudly sponsored by [ SOCIAL SCENE Delegates to AIME hit the beach at the event’s opening gala at Port Melbourne Yacht Club, sponsored by the Melbourne Convention Bureau. Guests spread out over the lawn, through the clubroom, onto the overwater deck and down onto the sand past a series of food stations offering the best of Australian produce, including an impressive tuna that was ‘rescued’ from the tide by Australia’s finest surf lifesavers and whisked inside to be offered as surimi. AIME opens in style Yannick Perrault, Hilton Sydney; Omar Herrera, Hilton Worldwide Tourism Fiji hosted over 50 key industry buyers recenty at SO/ Hotel in Auckland. This was the second year Tourism Fiji has hosted the event and key industry buyers were given the opportunity to learn first hand about the resorts and experiences Fiji has to offer the business events sector. Any Turner, Jessica Watt, Greater Shepparton City Council Victoria Ivana Moreton, HOT Events; Caroline Blanchfield, Pacific Island Air;Victoria Wales, HOT Events Tom Svensen,Tourism Fiji; Caroline Blanchfield, Pacific Island Air Heather Gordon, Pullman Nadi Bay Reort & Spa; James Chatterley, Event Dynamics Kim Martin, GO Conference and Incentive; Sonya Lawson,Tourism Fiji; Charlotte Towle, GO Conference and Incentive Tourism Fiji showcases business events Warren Harvey, Rotorua Energy Events Centre; Rob Hewitt,Water Safety NZ Cian White, Sir Howard Morrison Performing Arts Centre; Kimberly Daniels, Millennium Rotorua, Joelene Elliott, Rotorua Energy Events Centre Allan Kalfabun,Vanuatu Tourism Office; Tracey Pascoe, Destination Wollongong; Aaron Telford, QT Hotel Canberra; Andrew Marin, Destination Wollongong [26] meeting newz [march april] 2020