DarrenDarren was born and raised in a small town at the bottom of New Zealand called Invercargill, being adventurous he relocated to Australia at the age of eighteen to Perth WA.

With a background in Banking and Finance and after working for several of the major banks he took on a role with Hostplus Superannuation who had significant involvement and support for the Tourism, Recreation and Sporting sectors nationally. 

After spending 25 years in Perth where he met his wife, had two children he then accepted the role of State Manager Brisbane and relocated his family to magnificent Queensland.

It was there that he developed his passion for the Tourism Industry and has been extremely proud to be involved with the Queensland Tourism Industry Council for more than eight years. 


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