Meet The Miles TeamAuckland, New Zealand
Our South Pacific head office is located in Brittomart, in the heart of Auckland
GLOBETROTTERS & TRENDSETTERS
Our experienced team of travel experts helps destinations and resorts navigate today’s complex marketing landscape
GM South Pacific & Head of Research & Insights
Chris has worldwide and world class experience in tourism and new technology working in the U.S., New Zealand, Australia and the UK. Chris’ background includes time at Newmans Tours (head of FIT Travel), Jasons Travel Media (where he set up its online business), CEO of Destination Coromandel and at Miles – working with accommodation and destination clients in New Zealand, Asia and North America.
VP Digital Marketing
Combining his degree in fine arts with broad technology, programming, UX and conversion experience C.A. brings together art and science to create innovative, results-focused marketing solutions for clients. Challenge and precision drive his hobbies as well, C.A. is a motorcycle racer and a marksman.
Skye van den Oever
Digital Projects Lead
After extensive travel whilst enlisted in the Australian Air Force, Skye now spends her time developing and managing various digital projects designed to inspire travel and promote sustainable tourism from both the traveler and operator’s viewpoints. Skye specialises in SEO, analytics, social media, email marking and is also one of our Google DMO Programme specialists here in New Zealand.
Content & Project Manager
Given her name, Astral was born to be involved in the travel industry. In her role as Content & Project Manager for the South Pacific division of Miles, Astral manages the implementation of digital marketing initiatives for national and regional tourism organisations, accommodation providers and other travel-sector clients. Working in SEO, analytics, social media, email marketing, content review, strategy and planning – Astral’s role is to guide clients through the digital marketing landscape.
Digital Marketing Specialist
Working with Miles since 2018 facilitating digital capabilities workshops and empowering small businesses through digital knowledge and know-how in Samoa, Puerto Rico, Bay of Plenty, Waikato and Rotorua. Social Media Strategist for Samoa Tourism Authority and Mighway.
Leonie has been a writer and editor for over a decade, and currently specialises in content creation for social media, digital marketing, and destination and travel websites. After starting her career as an editor in book publishing, Leonie has worked across a range of digital and print media sources, and in recent years has focussed on travel writing and content creation for social media.