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Tree Communications secures UK PR account for World Tourism Forum

Tree Communications is to assist Swiss client World Tourism Forum with PR in the UK until at least May 2013. 

 World Tourism Forum aims to become the leading international platform for established and future managers and experts in the tourism, travel and hospitality sector.   A Biennial event, the Forum will be held for the third time in Lucerne, Switzerland from 17-19 April 2013.

Professor Martin Barth, General Manager of World Tourism Forum said;

“We’re delighted to be working with Sarah and her team at Tree Communications.  The UK is one of our target countries and so it is extremely important to have local support from experts like Sarah. I am convinced that with Tree’s help we will be more likely to achieve our aim to become the platform where global leaders from tourism, travel and hospitality meet the next generation.”

As a think tank, the Forum offers decision makers from business, government, academia and finance a platform for discussing the strategic challenges facing the tourism industry in the years ahead. It is the only tourism Forum in which leading decision makers and promising young talent have the opportunity to interact as part of a talent management programme.

Tree Communications have been taken on to help in building awareness of the forum in the UK both with national media and key stakeholders in the British travel and tourism industry.

Sarah Gormley owner and Director of Tree Communications explained “The Forum I believe has the power to shape the future of the international tourism industry and having worked in this sector for many years it is an honour to be able to promote this inspiring event in the UK”.

Sarah is no stranger to the tourism industry having managed the UK PR for award winning international airline Finnair since 2007. She has a hospitality industry background and has also steered the marketing communications for several global sporting events including most recently the sell out European Taekwondo Championships in May 2012.

Tree Communications works with GB Taekwondo and also manages the PR account for Manchester-based leisure venue The Printworks that welcomed nearly 9 million visitors last year and houses well known brands such as Odeon cinema, Hard Rock Cafe and Tiger Tiger.  

Tree Communications delivers organic PR & marketing; nothing artificial. Working at the heart of clients businesses with honest straight talking ideas that deliver results.

Tree Communications is owned by Sarah Gormley who has extensive experience in both business to business and consumer PR and marketing.  She has previously delivered marketing communications for the multi-award winning World Swimming Championships 2008, the World Lacrosse Championships 2010 and WNBA basketball 2011. Past leisure projects include the 24:7 Theatre Festival and Feelgood Theatre production.  Hospitality clients have included the legendary Yang Sing and several boutique hotel s.

For further information please contact Sarah on sarah@treecommunications.co.uk or on 07919 886488

For further information on World Tourism Forum see www.wtflucerne.org

World Tourism Forum Blog: http://wtflucerne.squarespace.com/blog/

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