Lisa Pagotto

Lisa PagottoLisa has lived and breathed the travel industry since 2003. Excelling in all facets of the industry from product development, price contracting and negotiations, heading up several sales, marketing and strategic teams across Asia Pacific as well as creating and establishing a touring brand for another company. The time naturally came when Lisa was ready to create her own brand, built around her unique style of travel.

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Angela Middleton

Ange MiddletonSince commencing a Management Cadetship at Best Western Australia in 2004, Angela has held various Sales and Marketing roles at Best Western and then moved to Virgin Australia almost 8 years ago.

At Virgin Australia Angela has held various retail and corporate sales roles from Sales Coordinator to TMC Account Manager and Product Development Specialist for International Inbound Sales. Angela is the current Industry Sales Manager, NSW at Virgin Australia with a team of 6.

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Alan Collingwood

Alan CollingwoodAlan Collingwood has been involved in the tourism and hospitably industry for over 45 years.

Born and educated in England, Alan caught the travel bug back in the sixties and started travelling the world for six years.

In 1972 Alan decided to make Australia home and has owned several successful travel companies including Travcour, the specialist travel industry courier service, and Access Tours, an adventure travel company operating train trips through China, Mongolia and Russia.

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Tony Carter

Tony CarterTony started his career with Amadeus in Brisbane twenty years ago and has extensive experience in the Australian and New Zealand market.

In his role Tony is responsible for driving the commercial and operational strategies for Amadeus throughout Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific as well as identifying and maximising new market opportunities throughout the region.

Prior to taking up the new role, Tony held the position of Amadeus Account Director, Flight Centre. Based in Brisbane, he was dedicated to developing Amadeus’ global relationship with Flight Centre.

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Simon Woodward

Simon WoodwardSimon Woodward is the Director of Global Service Delivery Australia at American Express Global Business Travel.

Throughout his career he has enjoyed positions in leadership and B2B relationship management across the leisure, loyalty and corporate sectors of the Travel Industry.

Simon has a high regard for mentoring, himself having mentors throughout key phases of his career which gave clear insight and guidance on how to achieve his objectives.

Sharon Hannaford FAICD AAIM

Sharon HannafordSharon Hannaford is Managing Director of Limetree and holds a Master of Tourism Management Degree (MTM). She is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors (FAICD), a member of the Australian Institute of Marketing (AAIM) and has had an extensive career in the tourism and hospitality industry.

Her expertise also involves her in lecturing and course development work at three of Sydney’s major Universities.

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Robyn Willis Inglis

Robyn Wills InglisRobyn is passionate about the Travel Industry and her career has encompassed many sectors of the industry including:

+ Retail
+ Corporate
+ Wholesale
+ Education and Training

While working in wholesale she moved into Training and loved it so much she took time out to gain qualifications in Adult Education.

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