Surekha Ragavan
Apr 1, 2019

Karen Bolinger departs Melbourne Convention Bureau

The bureau delivered its most successful years on record under Bolinger’s leadership.

Karen Bolinger

Karen Bolinger, CEO of the Melbourne Convention Bureau MCB, has departed after 7.5 years of service. Under her leadership, the bureau enjoyed its most successful years on record with the 1819 period expected to deliver its highest ever economic contribution to the state of Victoria of almost $500mil US$365mil.

Bolinger’s team developed the Team Melbourne’ philosophy which helped drive the amalgamation of the academic and research sectors with the tourism sector...

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