Perth Convention Bureau chief joins AACB board

The Association of Australian Convention Bureaux (AACB) has announced the appointment of Gareth Martin as its newest board member.

Martin ‘s appointment to the AACB board comes not long after he was named CEO of the Perth Convention Bureau (PCB).

AACB president Michael Matthews congratulated Martin on his appointment.

“Gareth brings a wealth of experience to AACB, having been with PCB for 11 years,” he said.

“We look forward to tapping into Gareth’s strategic, commercial and creative approach to resolving some of the industry’s most challenging issues, including the significant increase in global competition for business events.”

Commenting on his appointment, Martin said: “I’m looking forward to collaborating with the AACB board and the business events sector nationally.”