Trade & Media Inquiries

Lake Wanaka Tourism’s Media and Trade centre is designed to provide you with all the information, tools and inspiration you need to tell our stories and promote our travel products & experiences.

If you’d like to be considered for one of our hosted travel trade or media programmes contact the team.

Our Team

Traditional Media Advisor - Gizelle Regan

Gizelle has been working in the media PR space for over 20 years, managing the PR / media programmes for some of New Zealand’s leading tourism marketing organisations and achieving extensive successes within the industry.

If you have a media/PR opportunity, a news item for LWT member communications, or are visiting media, potential media, please get in touch with Gizelle by email.


Digital Media Advisor - Jessie Byrne

Jessie hails from Canada, where she worked in social media and digital marketing for resorts and tourism boards. Making her way down to New Zealand, Jessie garnered experience with lifestyle brands before joining the team at Lake Wanaka Tourism.

For social media inquiries, inlcuding influencer collaborations, blog partnerships and more, please email Jessie. 


Travel Trade - Geoff Marks

Geoff is our Business Development Manager and has spent 20 years as a sales manager for some of the world’s biggest software companies (SAP & Oracle) before a lifestyle change saw him move to Wanaka.

If you have any questions about Lake Wanaka products & itineraries or need any other information on Wanaka then please email Geoff. And, if you’re trade visiting the Lake Wanaka region then he's happy to help coordinate a famil visit for you. Check out some photos from recent trade famil trips organised by Geoff on Flickr


To request images please go to the Wanaka Brandkit