The Melbourne Convention Bureau (MCB) is pleased to announce that Julia Swanson has been appointed as the MCB Chief Executive Officer.

In her time as Acting CEO of MCB, Julia has driven strong strategic alignment with Visit Victoria, key stakeholders and partners, for the overall benefit of Victoria's visitor economy, as reflected in MCB's recent announcement of record-breaking annual results for 2018/2019.

Julia is a passionate and driven tourism and business events professional with over 20 years of experience. In her 9 years with MCB, Julia has contributed strongly to the growth and success of the organisation in the global business events market.

With Julia Swanson now taking the lead in this new capacity, the entire MCB team will continue to build on an already successful model that places Melbourne firmly on the global business events stage.

For enquiries please contact:

Jenny Mitten
Director of Marketing
jenny.mitten@melbournecb.com.au