Meet the Team

Rotorua Economic Development | Destination Rotorua

Andrew Wilson

Andrew Wilson

Chief Executive
Jo Holmes

Jo Holmes

Head of Insights and Marketing
Michael Hancock

Michael Hancock

Head of Investment and Development
Marisa Balle

Marisa Balle

Corporate Communications Manager
Haydn Marriner

Haydn Marriner

Marketing Manager
Katie Neeley

Katie Neeley

Sales and Marketing Executive – Business Events
Ngawiki Te Nahu

Ngawiki Te Nahu

Investment and Development Manager
Brigitte Nelson

Brigitte Nelson

Investment and Development Project Advisor
Justin Kimberley

Justin Kimberley

Insights and Research Manager
Tessa Richardson

Tessa Richardson

Marketing Executive
Lou Baddiley

Lou Baddiley

International Manager
Lyn Maner

Lyn Maner

PR & Content Specialist
Greer Steele

Greer Steele

Social Media Specialist
Jen Hinitt

Jen Hinitt

Digital Marketing Specialist
Ashleigh Ralph

Ashleigh Ralph

Executive Assistant to CE & Office Manager
Vanessa Wallace

Vanessa Wallace

Business Development Manager - Business Events
Melissa Craig

Melissa Craig

Destination Manager

Rotorua Economic Development


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Rotorua 3010


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