Most of you will be aware that Head of Tourism Jason Hill is leaving ATEED in October to pursue his own business interests in the sector. Jason has done a fantastic job helping support the development and growth of Auckland’s visitor economy over the past six years. Recruitment for the Head of Tourism role is underway and can be viewed here.

Marketing Manager Dzin Alekzander is also leaving ATEED after six years, he spent five years heading up the marketing unit within the Tourism team and has spent the past year overseeing the broader marketing activity for the entire organisation. We’ve also welcomed back Rose Selwyn from maternity leave, who is now job sharing with Rena Murphy in the International Marketing role. Rose works Mondays and Tuesdays, and Rena Wednesday to Thursday. Both are contactable via

Monique Vallom has recently joined the team as the Destination Media Coordinator. Monique has joined ATEED from Air New Zealand where she worked for two years as a Customer Care Communication Coordinator.