Mike has over 35 years experience in the Tourism industry. This experience has included the development and management of iconic tourism products both in Australia and overseas.
These products have included:
- Thredbo Alpine Resort, New South Wales
- Skyrail Rainforest Cableway, Queensland
- Ski Dubai, Dubai
- Majid Al Futtaim Leisure (Tourism Attractions) Dubai
- Mt Wellington Cablecar, Hobart
Mike held the position of Director International Marketing at Tourism and Events Queensland for 9 years. Mike operated his business Extra-Mile Tourism Management out of the United Arab Emirates from 2007 to 2010, developing a number of significant tourism products and has now returned to Brisbane, providing tourism project management and advice to a wide range of private and government organisations.
Mike has previously been a judge for the Queensland Tourism Awards for 4 years (2010, 2011, 2012, 2013). He has also been a judge for the Australian National Tourism Awards from 2012, 2013, 2014.