Two Griffith Business School alumni named Young Tourism Leaders

Published on : Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Two Griffith Business SchoolTwo Griffith Business School alumni have been named Young Tourism Leaders by the Queensland Government. Brooke Santurini, Brand and Marketing Manager at the Gold Coast SUNS and Jackie Babbage, Brand Manager at Riverlife were appointed by the Minister for Tourism, Major Events and the Commonwealth Games Kate Jones.

 
The Young Tourism Leaders program aims to showcase the lifelong careers available to those entering the industry.

 
These young leaders are part of a year-long program that involves speaking at secondary schools and other events, as well as sharing their own journey on social media for inspiring others.

 
Ms. Babbage will be encouraging young people to take risks and be creative.

 
She said, “There’s so many opportunities in tourism and, when you’re young, there’s less risk if you want to branch out and start your own business or do something you would just love to do.”

 
Ms. Babbage was also part of a recent Department of Tourism, Sport and Hotel Management event aimed at the next generation of the tourism industry.

 
“I think that Queensland has an opportunity to really set a high standard in terms of delivering unique experiences,” she explained.

 
Ms. Babbage added, “Customers are really driving that trend at the moment and we’re in the perfect place in the world to do so.”

Tags:

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>

arrow2Follow TTW
 
facebook-logo  twitter-logo  LinkedIn_logo  stumbleupon-logo   rss_logo 
ttw_blogger_logo  ttw_blogger_logo  ttw_blogger_logo

ADVERTISEMENT

  • 03 IMEX 2018
  • 05 itb-china 2018
  • 06 PATA ORG 2018
  • 06 THSA 2018
  • 07 Digital-Travel-2018
  • 08 ShanghaiWTF 18
  • 09 APHIC 18
  • 09 brainlinx 2018
  • 10 Digital Travel Summit EU 2018
  • 10 ITE 2018
  • 11 questexevents 18
  • 12 Traveldaily 18
  • 30 PATA

TRAVEL INDUSTRY EVENTS

Get our toolbar!
Review www.travelandtourworld.com on alexa.com