Todd Parker

Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

Location : Cairns, Trinity Beach Mobile : +61 (0)417 440922

Todd is the founder and Managing Director of Parker Travel Collection. Since 1984 Todd has been actively involved in global tourism and his areas of speciality include:

• Travel Trade Distribution

• Tourism Product Representation

• Destinations – Development, Management and Sales Campaigns

• Strategic Development Services

With first hand sales experience in Australia, NZ, UK, Europe, North America and Asia building an extensive and influential range of industry contacts, Todd is passionate about tourism and distributing holiday experiences to the world.

Professional Experience

Parker Travel Collection

  • Chief Executive Officer & Global Account Management with specific focus on Greater China


  • Director – Management & Marketing of Tourism and Hotels

Double Island Retreat Launch

Palm Royale Cairns

  • Original resort development, construction and opening
  • Director of Sales & Marketing

Bright Eyes Sunglass Stores

  • Brand & Marketing Manager

Rhiga Royal Hotels

  • Executive Director, Sales & Marketing
  • Group Marketing Division Manager – USA, Japan, Malaysia and Borneo

Cairns Colonial Club Resort

  • Sales & Marketing Manager

Qld Tourist & Travel Corporation & Sunlover Holidays

  • Travel Consultant
  • Sales Manager – Sunlover Holidays

Personal Achievements

  • 2011 Wendy Hall – Tourism QLD
  • 2003 – 2007 – Tourism Tropical North Queensland Multiple Award Winner – Tourism Product Marketing
  • 2014 – Outstanding Contribution by an Individual in Tourism – Tourism Tropical North Qld
  • Attended over 30 Australian Tourism Exchanges (ATE)
  • Tourism Australia – Global Distribution Mentor “Best of Australia” specialist in China market
    • Ultimate Wine Experiences Australia
    • Great Golf Courses Of Australia
    • Great Walks of Australia

Current Directorships

  • Tourism Tropical North Queensland

Previous Directorships

  • Far North Queensland Promotion Bureau 1994-95
  • Air Australia Charters & Tours
  • Tourism Port Douglas & Daintree
  • Trinity Anglican School
Todd Parker