Southern Discoveries appoints new Sales Manager for Western Markets – 10th March 2014
Award-winning tourism company Southern Discoveries continues to expand its business with the appointment of Julia Savill as Sales Manager – Western Markets.
The appointment follows a period of rapid growth for the South Island based company, which has interests in Queenstown and Milford Sound.
Ms Savill has a wealth of international tourism experience and knowledge including terms at both Destination Queenstown and Tourism New Zealand.
Based in Southern Discoveries’ St Omer’s Wharf office she will travel to all the major western markets on behalf of Southern Discoveries and joins Auckland-based Cecil Potatau in the international Sales and Marketing team.
Southern Discoveries General Manager John Robson said he was “delighted” to have secured someone of Julia’s calibre to the team.
“Julia has over 14 years international tourism experience and a wealth of knowledge she brings to the team. We’ve undertaken a period of expansion and we now have an extensive product range to take to market,” he said.
“The international markets are a key area for us and it’s important we have the right person representing Southern Discoveries and the region.”
Ms Savill said she was looking forward to joining “a growing business with a range of unique, customer focused products to promote to international markets”.
“I’m passionate about the region and I’m looking forward to returning to a sales role promoting the Southern Lakes and Southern Discoveries’ portfolio of products”.
1) Julia Savill, Sales Manager for Western Markets
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Director of Sales and Marketing
03 441 1117