Uniquely Nelson announced today that Nelson-born Simon Duffy has been appointed as Manager.
Simon will start with Uniquely Nelson on Monday 16th November and is looking forward to meeting Nelson City retailers, business people and key stakeholders.
Simon Duffy has had an extensive career within marketing, specifically for the tourism sector both domestically, and internationally. But he says Nelson has always been home.
Simon’s father was the headmaster of Hope and Ranzau schools and his mother was the art teacher at Broadgreen Intermediate.
Simon’s experience includes events and marketing, strategic relationship building, sales development, product branding and promotions.
His most recent role was General Manager of New Caledonia Tourism (NZ), based in Auckland. The role involved developing and presenting special interest activities, event management and brand marketing. These activities included food and wine, sporting and festival events, getting people to stay longer and spend more.