Keddy Introduced


Tourism Australia officially introduced Robert Keddy (r), formerly of Icelandair, to the trade last night in Toronto as its new head of commercial partnerships, The Americas.

Tourism Australia teamed up with Wine Australia for the event held at a private wine cave just off of Queen St.

Keddy, pictured with Kevin Smith of Development Counsellors International and Angela Slade of Wine Australia, noted the visitor numbers from Canada to Australia are headed in the right direction, showing a 7.1% increase as of the end of May. Tourism Australia also introduced the latest instalment of its “There’s Nothing Like Australia” campaign – “Restaurant Australia,” showcasing the unique food and wine experiences available Down Under.