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The Appointment Group expands into Australia

The Appointment Group - Global Events has appointed Jon Pyne to its Sydney office in Australia, taking up the newly created role of senior event manager.

The Appointment Group strengthens its Australia office
The Appointment Group strengthens its Australia office

Pyne was previously an event manager for The Ultimate Event Company before taking up the same role at The Appointment Group’s London office.

Sam Robson, global events director, The Appointment Group, said: "The Appointment Group - Global Events realises the Australian market offers great potential for a combined travel and events company and our recent business wins there have led to the need for an events specialist to work with our existing Global Corporate Travel and Global Touring teams."

Pyne has worked on a variety of UK and international events, including the 2010 football World Cup in South Africa and a pan-European sales incentive at Manchester United last year.

The Appointment Group opened its Australia office in 2013 in order to strengthen its global event offering.

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