CEO Column – 19 August

Alex de Waal, CEO TTNQ

Alex de Waal, CEO TTNQ

Digital innovation, marketing and leadership are among the topics to be covered by speakers at the inaugural News Corp Australia Tourism Innovation Conference in Cairns on Friday 6 November.

Tourism Tropical North Queensland (TTNQ) Chief Executive Officer Alex de Waal said a panel of inspiring business leaders had been selected to host the conference’s Concurrent Sessions and Business Panel discussions.

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US diplomat tackles epic Cape York

Tourism Tropical North Queensland (TTNQ) today hosted United States Consul General Hugo Llorens at the northern-most point of Australia.

TTNQ Chief Executive Officer Alex de Waal said he had joined the special guests for the obligatory photo at The Tip alongside TTNQ Chair Max Shepherd.

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Great Barrier Reef Masters Games a success

Four solid days and nights of sport and entertainment wind up today (August 16) with around 1500 people celebrating the close of the second biennial Great Barrier Reef Masters Games in Cairns.

Some 115 teams from across Australia and Papua New Guinea plus around 170 individual athletes competed in 15 sports in the locally owned Masters competition.

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