Murrie was previously managing editor at Business Publishing Group and was a senior consultant with now defunct MG Media Communications which specialised in travel and tourism accounts.
Public relations strategies
He will be responsible for developing and implementing strategic communications and public relations strategies across Australia and New Zealand.
‘This is a new dedicated position, designed to support our members even further as the cruise industry continues to expand in Australia and New Zealand,’ CLIA Australasia & Asia md Joel Katz said.
‘We’re looking forward to working with Jon as we intensify our focus on building cruising’s reputation, influence and support among key stakeholder audiences,’ Katz said.