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Ken Pereira to lead Auckland Convention Bureau

Auckland Convention Bureau (ACB) has appointed Ken Pereira as the division’s new manager. Pereira takes on the new position after joining ACB nine months ago as Business Events Manager – Australia and Membership.

He was previously with the New Zealand International Convention Centre and most recently he was an event development manager in the major events team at Auckland Unlimited.

Pereira is replacing Richard Clarke who has stepped into a new role as Auckland Unlimited’s director of Arts, Entertainment and Events.