The Hawai’i Tourism Authority (HTA), the state’s tourism agency, has today announced the selection of the marketing contractor for Oceania which will see the reappointment of The Walshe Group to focus on the major market areas of Australia and New Zealand.
Jacqui Walshe, CEO of The Walshe Group said “We feel very proud and pleased to be reappointed by HTA for another contract term. The dedicated HTO team at Walshe Group is absolutely passionate about the Hawaiian Islands and we feel privileged to have been able to contribute to the stellar growth Hawai’i has seen from Oceania over the last ten years. We look forward to continuing to build on this success in the years ahead.”
The Walshe Group has been working with the HTA since 2004. The company has also recently also made a new appointment of Country Manager, Australia with Kerri Anderson, formerly of Tourism and Events Queensland taking over this role. Kerri will commence with the organisation mid-January. Darragh Walshe will continue to lead the New Zealand team.