The Hong Kong Tourism Board has announced that Rose Garber has joined the meetings, incentive travel, conventions and exhibitions team as an executive for UK and Europe, at the London office. As MICE executive, Rose will be responsible for business development and client relations.
The appointment follows a successful career working within the exhibition industry across a diverse range of sectors. Rose assisted with the organisation of Infosecurity Europe and International Jewellery London and, prior to joining the HKTB, Rose worked for Reed Exhibitions as a sales co-ordinator for four years, supporting the sales team for seven exhibitions across five continents.
“Rose’s knowledge of group travel and exhibitions is extensive and she has built-up great relationships with key industry contacts and exhibition delegates through previous roles,” said Dawn Page, Director, UK & Northern Europe, Hong Kong Tourism Board. “Rose will be an invaluable asset to the MICE team in driving new business from the UK and Europe.”
Rose said: “MICE is an exciting and dynamic industry that ultimately connects people from all parts of the world. This new role provides me with the perfect platform to hone my skills and widen my knowledge of the industry.
“Hong Kong is located at the heart of the world’s fastest growing economies and is widely recognised as the world’s premier destination for Meetings, Incentives, Conventions and Exhibitions – a this makes it a very exciting time to join the MICE team.”