4 July 18: Amanda Graham is appointed new NZ Convention Bureaux Chair

Amanda Graham, Hamilton & Waikato Tourism’s Business Events Manager, has been appointed the new chair of New Zealand Convention Bureaux.

The outgoing Chair Bree Jones is leaving the industry, she is moving to Christchurch to take up a sponsorship and marketing position with Canterbury Rugby.

Graham has been Convention Bureau Manager with Hamilton & Waikato Tourism for the past three years. She comes from a strong business events background. She was a professional conference organiser for over 20 years, during which time she owned and operated two professional conference organising companies, Medical Meetings & Six Hats Ltd. Most recently she was Business Development Manager at Hamilton Gardens.

For further information:
Jason Dawson
Chief Executive Officer
Hamilton & Waikato Tourism
Phone: 027 203 3799

Background:
New Zealand Convention Bureaux is the Collective Group of individual Convention Bureaus from around New Zealand.