THE eagerly awaited Sports & Events Tourism Exchange (SETE), taking place from 22 – 24 October at the International Convention Centre in Durban, Kwa-Zulu Natal, is proud to announce the appointment of Lloyd Orr Communications as the PR agency for the event.
“Thebe Exhibition and Projects have an excellent relationship with Lloyd Orr Communications and we look forward to strengthening this by working together on the SETE,” comments Sugen Pillay, Business Development director of Thebe Exhibitions and Projects. “With expertise in Tourism, we believe Lloyd Orr Communications will fulfil a vital communication role in highlighting the synergy between tourism, sport and events,” continues Pillay.
Lloyd Orr Communications is a highly successful public relations and communications consultancy specializing in tourism promotion and destination representation. They offer a holistic approach to communications which encompasses a dynamic and integrated spread across all aspects of promotions resulting in broad reaching outcomes that are measurable for their clients.
Wendie White, Managing Director for Lloyd Orr Communications says, “We are delighted to be involved in such a prestigious event. There are so many topical stories attached to sports, tourism and major events in our country and the team at Lloyd Orr look forward to facilitating all the communications opportunities that exist with SETE in the months to come.”
Now in its third year, SETE is aimed at positioning South Africa as a sports tourism destination. SETE conference and exhibition brings together businesses from the sports and tourism industries and encourages partnerships between the two sectors over this three-day period.
The SETE consists of a two-day conference, an exhibition and networking events, and
seeks to attract senior decision-makers in the sports tourism industry.
The Sports and Events Tourism Exchange is hosted by the KwaZulu-Natal Department of Economic Development and Tourism, partnered by CATHSSETA, SASCOC, Tourism KZN and Durban Tourism, and supported by Durban KZN Convention Bureau.