Experience. Expertise.

Extraordinary travel experiences don't just happen


Extraordinary travel experiences don't just happen; they require complete destination knowledge, creative planning, detailed administration, a determined commitment to quality and precise execution. That's what our team at Tourism Portfolio is committed to delivering. Tourism Portfolio is ready to deliver and ensure that no stone is left unturned when it comes to your conference, incentive or event. And when it comes to leisure clients (be it a group itinerary, FIT or specialised tour)., by working closely with our expansive network of ground handlers, they will be offered an unique and professional experience.

Dynamic, hands-on and detailed... take a closer look at expertise our team offers.

Donna Kessler

Director & Owner, Tourism Portfolio

Donna Kessler is the founder and Director of Tourism Portfolio. Since the company's inception in 2002, Donna has represented high quality destinations, venues, resorts and event suppliers to the meetings, incentives and tourism markets. She understands the importance of relationships and the process of driving sales through her professional credible reputation.

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Her personal commitment to her clients and the events she supports is undeniable. Donna has more than three decades of experience in all aspects of tourism. Prior to starting Tourism Portfolio she held senior roles at Hilton International and Intercontinental Sydney , Donna is always keen to be involved and has been on the Tourism Australia Business Events Board, has worked closely with Meeting and Events Australia as an Industry Mentor, Speaker and has assisted with numerous Conference Program Committee positions.

She has previously won:
■ Meetings and Events Australia NSW Sales and Marketing Person of the Year Award in 2005
■ Meetings and Events Australia National Sales and Marketing Person of the Year 2005
■ Meetings and Events Australia NSW Sales and Marketing Person of the Year Award 2008
■ Meetings and Events Australia National Sales and Marketing Person of the Year Award 2008

Her desire, passion and energy for the industry is contagious. In 2016 along with a business partner she launched GET GLOBAL. The only outbound show for the MICE market in Australia. She is always looking for innovative ways to connect with buyers and suppliers and provide the clients in her portfolio solid ROI.


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■ If I didn't work in travel I would... do interior design.
■ If I could invite 4 people to a dinner party, they would be... my husband, Roger Federer, Princess Dianna and Robin Williams.

Adam Rose

Sales & Marketing Manager

Adam Barclay Rose comes from an extensive sales career with the events industry, spanning over 11 years. Previously he has held business development & account management roles at Australia's leading event styling & design company, Decorative Events & Exhibitions and the award-winning business tourism destination, Hamilton Island. Adam has continually proven himself as a strong and strategic salesman, with a dedicated focus on not only achieving, but exceeding yearly targets wherever he goes. He has developed a strong network of both customers and industry partners, plus a strong understanding of industry trends & insights.


Get to know Adam a bit better

■ If I didn't work in travel... I’d be working in a zoo! (Or caged there.. one or the other)
■ If I could invite 4 people to a dinner party they would be – Whoopi Golberg, Emilia Clark, Emma Stone, Samuel L Jackson

Amanda Kershaw

Marketing & Administration

Amanda brings over seven years’ experience in Tourism. In her previous roles she has been in Product, Marketing & Admin, most recently at Australian Visitor Centres.
She has also held roles in Event Operations on the NSW Central Coast, and as a Travel Consultant. In her role at Tourism Portfolio Amanda is all things marketing and creativity! Additionally her strong administrative skills support the fast-paced and dynamic work of the Tourism Portfolio team.


Get to know Amanda a bit better

■ If I didn't work in travel I would … be a florist!
■ If I could invite 4 people to a dinner party they would be – Hugh Jackman, Adele, Idina Menzel and my twin sister.


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