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New faces at boutique hotel

Brooke Serene, the boutique hotel management group, has promoted Georgina Torrington director of sales and marketing.
Previously marketing manager for the company, Torrington will provide the strategic direction of marketing, media, sponsorship and sales initiatives for the group as well as look after Christchurch and Canterbury based clientele.
Meantime, Simone de Jong has been named business development manager and will look after relationships with travel agents, wholesalers and inbound tour operators.

She was most recently with Tui Campers in Christchurch and before that was based in Rotorua with roles including Polynesian Spa.
Megan Garland is sales and marketing assistant and will continue to look after online travel agents. Vicki Bretherton has joined as hotel manager at Hotel Montreal in Christchurch. She has been involved in various Brook Serene projects over the past few years, including the opening of Hulbert House in Queenstown.
And Gretchen Livingstone, a member of the team at Regent of Rotorua has been awarded employee of the year in the Westpac Rotorua Business Excellence Awards 2017.