News 09.05.22

AUSTRALIA’S LEADING ENTERTAINMENT TRAVEL COMPANY, SHOW GROUP ANNOUNCE NEW GLOBAL CEO

The entertainment travel team at Show Group are filled with optimism and enthusiasm following the recent acquisition of Helloworld Corporate (including Show Group) by Corporate Travel Management (CTM) and the announcement of Tom Clark stepping into the Global CEO role at Show Group. 

Show Group remains future-focused with clients at the heart of what they do. Therefore, CTM’s immediate focus has been listening to clients, connecting with employees, and optimising travel policies and systems through CTM’s scale, service and technology so that clients will experience expert and first-class service. 

“Our priority is to look after Show Group’s customers and employees. We will make their migration into the CTM business a seamless experience.”

Greg McCarthy, CTM Australia and New Zealand CEO

Tom Clark’s appointment as Global CEO of Show Group, further strengthens the CTM acquisition. Having successfully run the corporate division of Helloworld (which included Show Group) and having previously worked at CTM, Tom has the expertise and understanding of the unique service and needs of the entertainment and production industry. 

With 20 years of sales experience,  Sasha Sherman who has been assisting Tom in running Show Group for an interim period will move into a dedicated Head of Sales role. 

Louise Thyer has taken on the critical role of Head of Account Management, overseeing the wellbeing of Show Group’s clients including supplier negotiations, technology and reporting enhancements and overall day to day management for film and TV clients. 

Operations will be led by Simon Andrews, Head of National Operations.  Simon will provide an additional support layer to Show Group’s travel consultants and travel managers whose sole responsibility is to deliver exceptional, timely services to its clients.

Further to the strategic appointments, Show Group will be focused on recruitment to complement and build on the current extensive experience within their expert consultant team. 

Show Group look forward to supporting the film and television industry as they enter this new and exciting growth phase. 

The Show Group team wish to thank each of its valued customers and industry partners for their continued loyalty, patience, and support through what has been a dynamic couple of years full of restriction, change, and a challenging environment for the broader entertainment and travel industry.  

Contact Sasha Sherman, Head of Sales at Show Group.