Steve Burraston, former Newcastle Knights CEO, has been announced as the new Strategic Sales Director for Corporate Travel Management (CTM).
The former football enthusiast will now be in responsible for overseeing the company’s sales strategy across Australia and New Zealand.
“We are delighted to welcome Steve on board, his extensive knowledge in the sales discipline across several industries will complement our growth plans and we look forward to him making a very positive contribution to our organisation,” CTM Chief Operating Officer, Laura Ruffles said.
Until recently, Burraston was the CEO of Newcastle Knights – a position he held for approximately four years. Prior to his recent role, Burraston had held several executive positions with multinational companies over his 30 years of business experience.
“I am excited to join such an energetic and professional Australian organization,” said Burraston.
“CTM has a wonderful reputation and a great business culture; I am really looking forward to being part of that and having a productive influence on the business.”
Burraston will commence his new role in September 2011.