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A Force for Good

A travel industry event in Auckland that emphasises diversity in the workplace and progressive change, with a selection of high-powered speakers, is close to a sell-out about six months in advance.


Auckland 2020 A Force for Good event is being held on 9 March (coinciding with International Women’s Day) and will include presentations from Bruce Poon Tip, founder of G Adventures; Lynne Clarke, chairman of MSC Cruise; Gai Tyrrell, managing director Globus Family of Brands, James Thornton, global CEO for Intrepid Group, and Leanne Harwood, managing director Australasia for IHG Group as just a few of the international speakers.


New Zealand-based presenters include Leanne Geraghty, general manager sales of Air New Zealand; David Coombes, managing director of Flight Centre Travel Group NZ; Caryn Young, general manager of Adventure World Travel NZ; Mark O’Donnell, CEO of House of Travel; Simon McKearney, executive general manager of Helloworld NZ; and Robyn Galloway, managing director of Innovative Travel. TRAVELinc Memo is media partner for the Auckland event. Helene Taylor, founder and managing director of A Force for Good hub, says individuals and small businesses can access tickets now for A$350 (approx $377).


‘We are limited to 300 attendees and only 30 seats are still available.’ The event is being held at Crowne Plaza Auckland and also includes an after party at Glass Goose in Auckland. aforceforgoodhub.com/events/auckland-2020/ To register interest: hello@aforceforgoodhub.com

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