Pete is the Sales & Marketing Coordinator for Searoad Ferries who connect the Great Ocean Road with Phillip Island with Queenscliff.
Pete was awarded the 2017 Lynette Bergin Tourism Award which seeks to promote skills and excellence among young people and new entrants into the tourism and events industry, and contributes to the continued development and growth of tourism.
Pete’s area of study is virtual reality and its application in tourism. He is in the process of researching how to navigate this technological disruption. Pete will travel in Australia as well as to the USA to conduct his research, meeting with organisations at the forefront of developing this technology, as well as tourism businesses that have successfully integrated virtual reality into their operations.