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Tourism Australia appoints Liz Stanhope in European role

Tourism Australia has appointed Liz Stanhope as business events manager for the UK and Europe, covering for Lene Corgan, who is going on maternity leave from 3 August.

Liz Stanhope
Liz Stanhope

Stanhope previously worked in the UK hotel industry and has also held account and project manager at Grass Roots.

Stanhope, who is currently on the UK board of Site, takes on the role on 23 July.

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