21 May 2010

Bongard new Tourism Holdings director

8:20 pm on 21 May 2010

John Bongard has been appointed as a director of Tourism Holdings.

Mr Bongard worked for Fisher & Paykel Appliances for 36 years, including five as chief executive, before he resigned last year.

Tourism Holding's chairman Keith Smith says Mr Bongard has been able to address health issues which became prominent last year, and his skills and experience will be well suited to the company.