Accor’s Novotel Cairns Oasis Resort in North Queensland has appointed Shirley Dodt to the position of Director of Sales and Marketing.
Shirley brings much experience to her new role, having spent more than 25 years working across a variety of diverse and interesting areas of the tourism and hospitality industry.
Shirley’s career highlights include almost four years as National Director of Leisure Sales at Rendezvous Hospitality Group, Director of Sales & Marketing at Rendezvous Reef Resort, and most recently as Account Director at Sheraton Mirage Port Douglas Resort.
Other previous key product and sales management roles include Virgin Australia, Shangri-La Hotels & Resorts and Coral Princess Cruises.
Novotel Cairns Oasis Resort General Manager Peter Richardson says, “We are very excited to be welcoming Shirley onboard to guide, direct and inspire the resort’s sales and marketing team. With her vast industry experience, great relationships and knowledge of destination North Queensland, we are confident that she will help us achieve new success as the weather and opportunities heat up into 2015.”