Entries by Judy Lloyd

TTNQ appoints new CEO

A regional tourism industry chief executive officer with more than three decades of experience in management and marketing has been appointed to lead Tropical North Queensland through a strong growth phase. Tourism Tropical North Queensland (TTNQ) Chair Max Shepherd announced Pip Close, who is currently the CEO of the Margaret River Busselton Tourism Association, would […]

CEO Column – 12 April 2017

The tourism industry has been offered the exciting opportunity to work closely with the Queensland Police Service by hosting their middle managers in the workplace. Short-term placements of a week or two would see senior officers shadow a tourism executive to enhance the officer’s leadership skills and gain knowledge as to how the industry operates.

CEO Column – 29 March 2017

Tropical North Queensland’s Indigenous tourism offerings will be marketed around the world under the new product name of Timeless Experiences with the tagline “Sharing our Reef & Rainforest stories”.  

TNQ wows Toowoomba travel agents

A travel agent who sells Tropical North Queensland holidays using Airnorth’s Toowoomba to Cairns flights secured 99 visitor nights for the destination just days after experiencing it for herself.