SeaLink Travel Group announced the appointment of Laura Wadsworth from Sunseeker Travel Marketing and Representation as their New Zealand Sales Representative.
Laura will continue to grow existing relationships and establish new ones with key distribution partners in the New Zealand market, built over the last six years by retiring representative Anne Radonich.
Laura has a certificate in Travel and Tourism from Crown Institute and a Certificate in Advertising and Marketing from AUT and brings to the role over 20 years of experience in the travel industry.
First starting her career as selling travel for the Flight Centre Group, Laura then moved into the wholesale environment becoming Product Manager for a niche South Pacific Wholesale company – Travel Arrangements Ltd. Laura was then employed with two major Cook Island properties as their Marketing Manager, before establishing Sunseeker Travel Marketing and Representation Ltd in 2002.
Laura will be looking after SeaLink’s extensive product portfolio including Captain Cook Cruises – Sydney, Perth and Murray River, SeaLink - South Australia, Queensland, Northern Territory and Western Australia.
“I’m looking forward to working with the team at SeaLink and Captain Cook Cruises and promoting their extensive product range in the New Zealand market.” Says Ms Wadsworth.
“My aim is to keep up the momentum continuing from the hard work that has already been done and to build on this to increase numbers and meet objectives set.” continues Ms Wadsworth.
SeaLink Travel Group, GM Global Sales & Distribution, Richard Doyle, welcomes Laura to the team and looks forward to working with her.
“I’m delighted to welcome Laura to the SeaLink and Captain Cook Cruise’s team. Laura brings to the role a wealth of skill, experience and knowledge, which will be a great asset to the company and ensure our strong relationships with our New Zealand distribution partners continues and grows.”