Image taken at the RTONZ-IBO Trade Event 2015
Trish has successfully managed significant tourism industry trade events for her clients.
Events themselves generally have a fixed deadline and so thorough pre-planning, an aptitude for logistics and a calm approach are key to their successes.
Regional Tourism Organisations of New Zealand (RTONZ) annual trade days (image above) with inbound tour companies.
Key Tasks include
Co-ordination of the venue to host 28 RTO's and over 100 Inbound tour company managers per day
Liaison with the venue, RTO's and IBO's
Management of the flow of the days' events
The 2019 event is in Auckland 10-11 April 2019. For more details visit here.
Tourism New Zealand's, KEA (Kiwi Expert Agent) Showcase Trade Day in Auckland 2003 and then again contracted for the Christchurch event in 2005.
Co-ordination of four function venues
Four exhibition display areas for 65 New Zealand tourism suppliers (exhibitors)
Various forms of innovative transport between each of the four venues
Movement of 120 KEA agents during the day, and on time