11/06/2015 NEW AOT GROUP CORPORATE FLYER FOR SUPPLIERS
In preparation for ATE 2016 we have produced a new and up-to-date flyer outlining the opportunities presented by all divisions of The AOT Group to distribute your product. The flyer also lists all relevant contacts within our Contracting Team.
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04/06/2014 ATEC Board Appointment
The AOT Group's Director of Global Sales and Marketing Gary Paterson has been appointed to the board of the Australian Tourism Export Council (ATEC), filling the Inbound Tour Operator position.
This is a terrific acknolwedgement of h... continue reading
03/06/2014 STARS Rewards Program launched in New Zealand
The AOT Group is delighted to announce that its loyalty program, STARS Rewards has been launched in New Zealand. New Zealand agents will now earn STARS Rewards Points for all bookings made with Air New Zealand Holidays, Territory Discoveries and S... continue reading
24/04/2014 AOT Group Mega Famil a Mega Success
The 2014 AOT Group Mega Famil finished up on April 11 after an amazing 12 day once-in-a-lifetime adventure around Australia for 70 participants from around the globe representing countries including Austria, Denmark, France, Germany, Italy, Norway... continue reading
02/02/2014 STARS Reward Program Expanded
The AOT Group is delighted to announce that the popular STARS Rewards Program has now been extended to also include bookings by agents through Air New Zealand Holidays and Territory Discoveries as well as Sunlover Holidays, starting from 3 Februar... continue reading
14/01/2014 AOT Expands in the Cook Islands
The AOT Group is excited to announce that it has recently launched a new AOT presence in the Cook Islands, with Carmel Beattie being appointed as the Cook Islands’ representative for the AOT Group.
20/12/2013 AOT Announces Appointment of Dietmar P. Schulz
The AOT Group is delighted to announce the appointment of Dietmar P Schulz to its Inbound Division working across all Germanic speaking markets of Germany, Austria and Switzerland, as well as Netherlands, Belgium and Eastern Europe.
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06/12/2013 AOT Appoints New GM of Wholesale Division
The AOT Group today announced that Lisa Harrison will join the company in the role of General Manager – Wholesale.
With a 20 year career in Retail Travel, Lisa was most recently the General Manager of where2travel (formerly trading a... continue reading
31/10/2013 AOT Headquarters Officially Opened
The AOT Group's new headquarters in South Melbourne was officially opened yesterday by Federal Treasurer the Hon. Joe Hockey MP in a ceremony at the historic Normanby Road address.
"AOT is one of the great success stories of the Australian... continue reading
21/10/2013 New Director of Sales & Marketing - Wholesale
The AOT Group today announced that Michelle Kenna will join the company in the role of Director of Sales and Marketing for AOT’s Wholesale division.
Most recently working with Great Southern Rail, Michelle has a long and very success... continue reading
30/09/2013 AOT completes ATS acquisition
Following on from the August announcement that AOT would acquire ATS Pacific from Jetset Travelworld Group Limited, today it can be confirmed that AOT has taken ownership of ATS Pacific’s operations in Australia and New Zealand. Purchase of... continue reading
10/09/2013 New Group GM at ATS Pacific
Following on from AOT's announcement last week that it will acquire the business of ATS Pacific and Tourism & Transport Fiji at the end of September, AOT Group CEO Andrew Burnes has announced that, subject to completion of the transaction on 3... continue reading
29/08/2013 The AOT Group to acquire ATS Pacific
The AOT Group today announced it had agreed to purchase ATS Pacific from Jetset Travelworld Group Limited (ASX: JET) subject to certain conditions precedent. The transaction is scheduled to complete on Monday September 30th, 2013.
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23/08/2013 New AOT global headquarters
The AOT Group will soon have a new Melbourne home, moving out of the St Kilda Road address that we have been in since 1998.
AOT's new global headquarters, a 5 level building in Normanby Road South Melbourne, is now fully functional with purp... continue reading
12/08/2013 AOT & CREATIVE HOLIDAYS - A NEW PARTNERSHIP
Creative Holidays and the AOT Group are pleased to announce that they have entered into a product procurement agreement covering Australia and New Zealand for the 2014/2015 season.
This agreement will bring the strengths of both brands togeth... continue reading
15/08/2012 AOT NUMBER ONE FOR VOYAGES FOR THE SEVENTH YEAR RUNNING!
For the seventh consecutive year The AOT Group has secured the number one spot in the “VOYAGES TOP TEN”.
Announced in Sydney on August 9th, the Voyages Top Ten recognises the top sellers in 2011/12 of Voyages product.continue reading
04/07/2012 AOT wins WOAG tender
The AOT Group has been appointed by the Department of Finance and Deregulation as the Commonwealth Government’s Accommodation Program Manager which will commencefrom the 2nd of July 2012.
Under the three year contract the AOT Group has... continue reading
28/05/2012 The AOT Group says Bula to BFTE
The AOT Group has renewed its commitment to suppliers in the South Pacific by attending the 2012 Bula Fiji Tourism Exchange (BFTE). The three-day annual event which was held in Fiji from the 15th of May showcases the tourism offerings in Fiji and... continue reading
08/05/2012 AOT Group rolls out STAR Treatment
Tasmania played host to the AOT Groups’ annual STARS event from 25 to 29 April. The STARS event is one of the most hotly contested among agents each year, and this year’s event was no exception. Sunlover’s top 60 travel age... continue reading
12/04/2012 New appointment to AOT Group Contracting Team
The AOT Group is pleased to announce the appointment of James Munro to the newly created role of Senior Contracting and Destination Manager Queensland. James joins the AOT Contracting team to focus on the biggest selling destination in the AOT por... continue reading
29/11/2011 Air New Zealand Holidays Acquisition Completed
The AOT Group is pleased to announce that it completed the acquisition of 50% of Air New Zealand Holidays on Friday November 25th and took over the operation of the business from Air New Zealand on Monday 28th November.
The new joint... continue reading
23/08/2011 AOTNZ Secures Inbound Operator of the Year
In an exciting first, AOT New Zealand was recently awarded the Inbound Tour Operator of The Year Award at the ITOC annual conference gala dinner which was held in the North Island's Bay of Plenty.
The Inbound Tour Operator of the Year... continue reading