Outrigger Enterprises Group announced the appointment of Paul Cutler as Director of Sales and Marketing for Outrigger on the Lagoon, Fiji, and Castaway Island, Fiji. Cutler will be based in the new Outrigger Sydney office in Australia.
His most recent position was as the Australia-based sales and marketing manager for Fiji’s Nanuku Resort and Spa. His extensive sales and marketing background also includes experience as sales manager - conference and corporate for Newport Mirage/Bayfield Hotels; sales and marketing manager for Plantation Island and Lomani Island Resort; director Australia/New Zealand for Continuity Marketing; regional sales manager, leisure, for Le Méridien Hotels & Resorts; sales manager Australia for Blue Lagoon Cruises and Tapa Holdings; national sales manager for Driveaway Holidays; and with Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts.
Cutler holds an Advanced Diploma in Marketing from the Northern Sydney Institute – TAFE Tourism Marketing. He is a keen swimmer and a qualified life saver.
At resort level, well known hospitality industry figure Petero Manufolau has been named Director of Sales of Outrigger on the Lagoon. Fiji.
Petero has held a number of senior sales and marketing positions in Fiji. His most recent positions include Director of Sales & Marketing at The Warwick and Marketing Manager of the South Pacific Tourism Organisation, a position he held for three years.
In this role he was responsible for facilitating the marketing and promotion of the South Pacific and driving the growth in the number of South Pacific Specialist Travel Agents.