Nanuku appoints Fiji specialist Joanne Karaboikis to new retail sales role
Nanuku Auberge Resort Fiji General Manager, Sascha Hemmann has announced the appointment of Ms Joanne Karaboikis to the role of Retail Sales Executive (Australia), effective immediately.
Based in Sydney, Ms Karaboikis will work closely with Nanuku’s Director of Sales and Marketing, Ms Shashita Nand assisting with the management of the resort’s industry related sales and partnership activity within Australia.
She will also undertake similar responsibilities on behalf of Nanuku’s Auberge sister property, the Hotel Jerome in Aspen, Colorado.
Ms Karaboikis is extremely well known on both the Australian and Fijian travel scene, her experience including a 12-year stint with South Sea Cruises promoting several brands under the Fijian Holdings umbrella, among them Blue Lagoon Cruises, and Awesome Adventures.
Her Fiji experience also extends to a sales executive role with Air Pacific (now Fiji Airways).
Announcing Ms Karaboikis’ appointment, Mr Hemmann said her considerable travel industry knowledge, especially from a Fiji industry perspective, made her an ideal fit for the new role.
“We are delighted that Joanne has chosen to join us,” he said.