Tania Burt is the General Manager Destination, the tourism side of Northland Inc. She brings a wealth of experience to the role, having previously worked as the Business Development Manager at the Waitangi Treaty Grounds.
Among her many achievements in that position, she led the sales and marketing department through successful campaigns, including the opening of the Museum of Waitangi and development of the Day Pass Visitor Experience Programme. These programmes resulted in two major wins at the NZ Tourism Awards, for Māori Cultural Tourism in 2016 and Visitor Experience in 2017.
“These are exciting times for the region,” she said. “I want to continue to position Northland as a unique destination on the world stage and to work with the industry to help create a cohesive forward direction for the promotion of regional tourism, investment and liveability.”