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Rodger is an excellent leader and a visionary strategic thinker focused on achieving results worthy of Industry recognition. You can rely on Rodger to be always focused on achieving the objective.

Michael Kerr – Managing Director Helping Hands Network.

 

 

 

Mobile

+61 417 488 881

 

email

rodger.powell@thsa.com.au

 

Rodger is an excellent leader and a visionary strategic thinker focused on achieving results worthy of Industry recognition. You can rely on Rodger to be always focused on achieving the objective.

Michael Kerr – Managing Director Helping Hands Network.

 

Rodger is an excellent leader and a visionary strategic thinker focused on achieving results worthy of Industry recognition. You can rely on Rodger to be always focused on achieving the objective.

Michael Kerr – Managing Director Helping Hands Network.

 

Experience

THSA was founded in 2005 by Managing Director Rodger Powell who has a lifetime of experience as an owner, operator and executive level manager of a diverse range of hospitality and tourism businesses. Rodger’s experience includes:

Hotel

  • Lend Lease - Hotel Consultant - Australia
  • Carter Group - Owner's Representative, Hotel Asset Manager & Development Acquisition - Crowne Plaza Queenstown, Holiday Inn Melbourne
  • Kalis Group - Owner’s Representative, Construction & Hotel Asset Manager, Operator selection – Crowne Plaza Hobart
  • Ala Moana Hotel, Honolulu Hawaii - Asset redevelopment, hotel construction opportunity - Mantra Group
  • Goodman Australia - Owner Representative and Hotel Asset Advisor - Pullman Sydney Airport
  • Dubbo Hotel - Feasibility Study - Dubbo City Council
  • Rockingham Hotel - Feasibility Study - AEC Group
  • Tourism Accommodation Australia - Managing Director
  • BIG4 Holiday Parks - Chairman and MD
  • Best Western Australia Hotels - CEO 
  • Daydream Island Resort - CEO 
  • SPHC (now InterContinental Hotels Group) - Executive management roles
  • Conrad Hilton - Assistant Manager 
  • Hayles Hotels and Resorts, Green Island and Magnetic Island - General Manager 

Hospitality

  • Australian International Hospitality Group (Sydney Tower Restaurants, 360, Sydney Opera House, Fox Studios, Art Gallery of NSW, Liquidity) - Managing Director and Owner
  • Lion Nathan - Hotel Manager 
  • Woolgoolga Returned Services Club - Shift Manager 

Tourism

  • Tourism Accommodation Australia- Managing Director
  • Blue Mountains, Lithgow & Oberon Tourism Review - Destination NSW
  • Tourism Whitsundays - CEO 
  • Daydream Island - CEO
  • Sydney Rocks Hotel - Market Demand & Feasibility Study - SHFA
  • Cruise shipping facilities demand study - Coffs Harbour

Technology

  • Bally Systems - Hospitality Technology - Executive to President, Systems Resource Group 
  • Hotel systems - Lodgistix Australia 

Directorships

  • Inland NSW Tourism - Chairman
  • Otway Pork - Chairman
  • Sunshine Coast Tourism & Business Events Sunshine Coast - Director
  • Gawura Indigenous Foundation & St Andrews Foundation - Director
  • Tourism Task Force (TTF) - Director
  • Business Events Sydney - Director
  • Sydney Visitors and Convention Bureau - Director 
  • World Baseball Classic Qualifier - Organising Committee
  • Baseball NSW and the Sydney Blue Sox - Director
  • Sydney Visitors and Convention Bureau - Director

Rodger is supported by a team of expert and qualified specialists in various disciplines including financial analysis, valuation, legal, feasibility, economics, design and technical services,  brand development and marketing, advertising, social media management, website design, and revenue and yield management.