Anaheim's Garden Party

Wednesday, 01 March 2017 22:15

The Brand USA Discover America roadshow is over for another year and the team from Anaheim wanted to personally say thanks to the trade for their unrelenting support. ‘We couldn’t be where we are now without you,’ were the sentiments echoed by Visit Anaheim representative, Pip Ashford. Ashford adapted a garden party theme at The Café at Cornwall Park and floral frocks swilled and the croquet mallets came out.

SQ celebrates with CHC trade

Friday, 03 February 2017 06:59

Singapore Airlines hosted an agent’s function in February to mark the airline’s 30th anniversary of flying to the Garden City.
The Chinese New Year function, held at the Sugarhorse on Tuesday, was attended by more than 100 agents, who where welcomed with premium economy class Champagne and Garage Project limited edition Singapore Airlines craft beer. Chinese lanterns were hung around the venue and, in a nod to the Year of the Rooster, agents were treated to chicken-inspired canapés.
At the end of the night the airline’s sales manager South Island, Jessica Cribbens, thanked agents for their support in Christchurch, and played a commemorative video detailing the past 30 years of operations.
Cribbens then welcomed Kate Mayo, manager Wellington and South Island, on stage to draw a business card for the night’s prize – two return economy class tickets from Christchurch to anywhere on the Singapore Airlines network. The winner was Amiee Ford from HoT On Victoria.

Exotic takes to the road

Wednesday, 09 November 2016 23:14

Roadshow season is still filling up calendars across the country and this week Exotic Holidays held its annual roadshow in Hamilton, Auckland and Palmerston North. Operators from Vietnam, India and Sydney updated travel agents on their products and destinations, with presentations from Fez Travel, Travel World Experiences, Vido Tours, India Tourism and Taj Group of Hotels.

All attendees will go into the final business card draw for a confirmed space on Exotic Holidays famil to India in 2017 and a second prize of a six day, land only, Golden Triangle India tour.