Sign in or Register | Newsletter
 
 
Register today to receive each issue absolutely FREE!
Known for its textiles and fashion, Daegu is now looking to boost the...
More
CMW hears from global associations about how best to handle the impact the...
More
The director of Reed's giant EIBTM MICE event in Barcelona, Graeme...
More


Exhibition World Issue 77
Issue 77
Supplement: Basque Country
Supplement: Turkey
BESYDNEY RECRUITS KRISTIAN NICHOLLS AS GM BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT
posted on: 26/6/2012 10:10:55
Kristian_Nicholls

AUSTRALASIA - As part of its ongoing organisational re-structure, Business Events Sydney (BESydney) has appointed Kristian Nicholls General Manager of Business Development. He takes up the post from October 2012.

Nicholls has 10 years’ experience in national and international relationship management, account management and bidding and was most recently the Director of Venues for industry supplier, Staging Connections. Previously, he held senior roles at the Sydney Convention and Exhibition Centre, as Director of Sales – Asia, Sales Development Manager – International and as Convention Operations Manager.

BESydney CEO, Lyn Lewis-Smith said: “Kristian is a welcome addition to BESydney’s executive team. This is the first of a number of new appointments across the company that we will be making. We are growing the team for the future. Targets for the coming years are ambitious.”

Nicholls added: “I am delighted to be joining the experienced and focused team at BESydney at such an exciting point in the event landscape for both Sydney and New South Wales. The redevelopment of the Sydney International Convention, Exhibition and Entertainment Precinct, and other major event infrastructure already completed and planned, will ensure that Sydney is well positioned to build on its success in the domestic and international event markets.”

Do you have news for CMW? Email: pcolston@mashmedia.net

Print:
Email:
Share article:
COMMENTS
Would you like to Leave a Comment?
LATEST NEWS
AMERICAS - More than 20,000 visitors are expected to attend the inaugural Microsoft Ignite 2015, which could generate more than US$47m in estimated spending, the organiser has revealed.

BESYDNEY WELCOMES 10 NEW AUSTRALIAN AMBASSADORS
posted on: 21/11/2014 12:48:17
AUSTRALASIA - BESydney has welcomed another 10 Australian academics and business leaders, including two University Vice Chancellors, to its Ambassador programme.

EUROPE - Antwerp will be home to a city centre meetings venue in 2016, one that Belgium hopes will ignite the MICE industry in diamond capital.

AUSTRALASIA - Brisbane's tourism chiefs are hoping the focus of the recent G20 summit in the city will lead to an increase in business visits in future, even if it may not be the top of Vladimir Putin's holiday destination list.

XING EVENTS CONNECTING THE DOTS
posted on: 20/11/2014 09:46:09
EUROPE - Technology provider Xing Events says its Xing social network is rivaling that of LinkedIn in destinations including Germany, Austria and Switzerland.