Gordon Price is Director - International for Gold Coast Tourism. Gordon is charged with the marketing direction of Australia’s iconic tourist destination in all key international markets, with particular emphasis on the Middle East and Asia.
Prior to joining Gold Coast Tourism, Gordon has worked for more than 16 years in the travel, aviation and financial services sector, having held senior marketing, business development, and sales management roles in Australia and abroad.
Under Gordon’s leadership, Gold Coast Tourism have been pioneers in catering to the needs of the Middle East market, launching a number of initiatives in collaboration with local Gold Coast businesses to service the specific needs of Muslim travellers. Most recently the Gold Coast has proactively taken a leading position in launching facilities and services aimed specifically in catering to the needs of Muslims visitors to the destination during the month of Ramadan.
Mr Price was born in Melbourne, raised and schooled in Brisbane and has spent much of career posted overseas before relocating to the Gold Coast five years ago.