Brock Parker

General Manager

Location: Melbourne

Contactbrock@trav.com.au        Mobile: +61 (0)417 014971

Commencing his career in tourism in 1992 with the then Queensland Tourism & Travel Corporation (QTTC), Brock has carved an excellent reputation within the Australian market and is considered an industry expert in the field of domestic wholesale and retail tourism. He also works extensively with both the Inbound and Online Travel Agent markets and has established himself and Parker Travel Collection in the South East Asian markets of Singapore, Indonesia and Malaysia. Motivated, driven and highly competitive are the assets Brock brings to PTC.

Professional Experience

Parker Travel Collection

  • Account Manager Domestic Retail/Wholesale
  • Account Manager – Inbound
  • Account Manager – Online Travel Agents (OTA)
  • Account Manager – SE Asia

Le Meridien Hotels

  • Corporate Sales Manager

Palm Royale Cairns

  • National Sales Manager

Jacobsen Entertainment

  • Tourism Sales & Marketing Manager for the Broadway show ‘Disney’s Beauty & The Beast’

Qld Tourism & Travel Corporation

  • Qld Govt Travel Centre; Sales Consultant – Canberra & Sydney offices

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Arts (University of Qld)

Personal Achievements

  • Extensive domestic sales travel over a 25 year period focusing on both domestic, online and Inbound tourism
  • Attended 21 Australian Tourism Exchanges (ATE)
  • 10+ International sales missions to SE Asia and New Zealand
  • Over 100 tourism businesses mentored

Things You Didn’t Know

Brock is a former Australian Schoolboys Rugby Union representative and played 1st Grade rugby in Brisbane, Canberra and Melbourne. He coached 1st Grade rugby in Melbourne for over 10 years and was an Assistant Coach with the Melbourne Rebels ‘B’ team Melbourne Rising along with being the Senior Victorian Men’s Head Coach. Brock is still active in community rugby where he is presently the President of Melbourne Harlequins Rugby Club.

Brock Parker