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Perth Convention Bureau names new chief executive

The Perth Convention Bureau has announced the promotion of its director of business development Paul Beeson to the role of chief executive officer.

He replaces Christine Allen, who announced her resignation in early April because of changes in her personal circumstances. She will formally step down from her role as managing director at the end of June. 

"Paul’s appointment provides a seamless transition to the Bureau’s ongoing operations and will ensure there is no hiccup in its impressive sales performance,"said Bureau chairman Ian Laurance. "He had outstanding sales and marketing experience and demonstrated leadership skills prior to joining the Bureau three years ago." 

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