Air Marketing Asia Pacific

Air Marketing




Breakaway Aviation Services
Air Namibia
HG Travel
Bhaya Cruises


Air Marketing Asia /Pacific

Air Marketing Asia /Pacific encompasses all segments of Tourism, and provides International Travel Companies a Professional and Comprehensive Sales /PR / Marketing Advertising & Promotions representation company that allows them to tap into the lucrative Asia and Pacific Travel /Consumer Market. We currently represent, and have successfully represented, prestigious travel / tourism destination companies and our goal is to become Asia / Pacific’s “Preferred Travel Representation Company” . We have offices in Sydney , Melbourne and Perth and our Sales Office in Auckland, New Zealand, commenced operation in 2000. We rebranded the company name to Air Marketing Asia Pacific in early 2009 to offer potential overseas clients Asia Pacific Coverage and are opening a new office in Beijing to cover China . Asia is covered from our Regional Office in Sydney by Bill McNamarra & John Rodger

We do this by providing a complete Travel Representation Portfolio for International Clients covering:

  • Sales
  • Marketing
  • Public Relations /Media
  • Advertising & Promotions
  • Hospitality

Our motto for each client, and critical to success, is to establish their individual Profile, Image and Branding – which are everything when positioning in the relevant markets.

We do this by actively promoting our Preferred Clients by raising awareness of these factors, together with creating and producing business opportunities through all market segments of the travel industry in the Asia / Pacific market via :

  • Leisure /Special Interest Markets
  • Conference / Incentive / Events Market
  • Fully Independent traveller market

Over the years we have built up Preferred Representation / Alliance Offices in all key market regions throughout Asia / Pacific and in addition to this, we have Sales Professionals with over 150 years experience in all key market segments in Australia, New Zealand and China.

This has evolved from listening to and understanding our clients needs by creating a Unique “One Stop” Professional Travel Representation Company to target Travel and Consumer Markets on a State / Regional and Country Level in the Asia / Pacific Region.

Our Company Motto We never forget you have a choice !!

Proudly representing Preferred Clients

HG TravelHG Travel

Who we are!

Established in 1997, HG Travel has grown from a single service travel provider to become a leading inbound tour operator and destination management company specializing in travel to Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and Thailand.

Today, HG Travel serves over 50,000 clients each year. We are proud to have been singled out by the Vietnam Tourism Association as one of the Top Ten Vietnam Tour Operators in numerous times.

Our fourteen offices throughout the region, as well as in Europe and Australia, are staffed by over 300 local and international professionals. We provide our global travel partners with access to the comprehensive range of travel products and services throughout the region, from individual travel to groups and incentives.

Our vision is to always set exceptional standards of service that position us as the number one Destination Management Company in Indochina through our constant efforts to provide comprehensive solutions for all travel needs with creativity, passion, in-depth local knowledge and expertise.

What we offer!

Beach Vacation – With powdery sand beaches, azure waters and picturesque backdrops, Vietnam has a long established reputation as a dazzling seaside paradise. The warm hospitality, laidback nature of the locals and abundance of fresh seafood further add to the allure. Whether a long, leisurely beach holiday or just a short beach break with the family, there is a beach in Vietnam to suite.

Culture & Heritage – HG Travel provides a broad range of tailor-made tours and travel services for tour operators and travel agents from around the globe to offer their clients. These products allow your clients to capture the true essence of Indochina cultures and heritages.

Active Adventure – We offer a variety adventure options, including trekking, cycling, kayaking, canoeing and easy mountain hiking. Our adventure activities take place in some of the most scenic and magical regions of Indochina.

MICE – For a handful or for hundreds of guests; a one-time special event to ongoing meetings; a team building activity or theme dinner; in Vietnam, Cambodia or elsewhere, our professional and friendly event management specialists will work with you to deliver the perfect programs, to ensure your guests enjoy a flawless, productive and memorable event.

Special Interests – Whether it be a vacation specifically designed with children in mind, a romantic honeymoon, a culinary or bird watching tour or a study trip for groups, we can customize an itinerary to fit your clients` requests.

Why us!

We believe travel should be more than just visiting a location. It should be an experience to cherish for a lifetime. We believe travelers should be offered the experiences they desire. As a full-service destination management company serving Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and Thailand we offer the following advantages:

  1. In-depth Local Knowledge
  2. Innovative Products
  3. Authentic Experiences
  4. Best Competitive Prices
  5. Instant Support
  6. Business Protection
  7. Social Responsibility

Contact details:

HG TRAVEL HEAD OFFICE: 47 Phan Chu Trinh Str., Hoan Kiem, Hanoi, Vietnam
TEL: +84-4-37 333 333 FAX: +84-4-37 333 337

The AU COThe Au Co

The Au Co sets new standards of luxury cruising in Halong Bay and the Gulf of Tonkin. Being the first and only ship offering 3 day 2 night voyages, The Au Co cruises deep into The Gulf of Tonkin, exploring the most beautiful scenery of Halong Bay, Cat Ba Island, Lan Ha Bay and Bai Tu Long Bay.

The first-class twin vessels feature state of the art design, each of them containing 32 spacious and luxurious cabins, all with private balconies. With its traditional Asian food concept of the 5 elements, relaxing jacuzzi and spa treatments, and many exciting en-route activites, The Au Co guarantees a lifetime experience in Vietnam’s most spectacular destination.

Bhaya CruisesBhaya Cruises

Bhaya Classic

Bhaya Legend

Bhaya Cruises is the largest luxury cruise operator in Halong Bay, Vietnam, with 14 luxury wooden vessels offering a total of 96 overnight cabins. The company established new standards for luxury cruising in Vietnam when its first 20-cabin vessel came into service in summer 2007. Bhaya Cruises Luxury Collection includes:

Bhaya Classic : 04 vessels from 15- 20 cabins offering 1&2 night cruises

Bhaya Legend: 08 private charter vessels accommodating from one to eight passengers. The whole experience can be personalized by the guests as they can choose their length of stay, the route, the activities, the dining options. Ideal for Families Special Occasions eg Honeymooners /Special Celebrations example Anniversaries Incentive rewards

The Au Co Cruises: the twin vessels offering continuous three day/two night cruises in Halong Bay and the Gulf of Tonkin.

Regal Hotels Hong Kong /China

Regal Hotels Group is one of the largest hotel operators in Hong Kong with over 9,300 rooms and 100 restaurants and bars under its portfolio caters for all travel segments offering First Class standards. Currently, it manages and operates 6 hotels in Hong Kong and 6 hotels in China Mainland, together with the hotels under development in Hong Kong and cities of China, including Anyang, Chengdu, Foshan, Kunshan, Wuhan, Xi’an, Yantai, Yuncheng and Zhengzhou.

Air NamibiaAir Namibia

Namibia’s Domestic / International Flag Carrier
to UK/ Germany / South Africa /Botswana & Zambia for bookings / Fares
Namibia Tourism Land of Contrasts!!

Former Tourism Destination Clients
Sultanate of Oman Tourism Gulf Region 2001/7
Sabah Tourism 2003/6 Malaysia
Sarawak Tourism 2007/8 Borneo – Assignment

Contact Details

Air Marketing Asia Pacific Head Office: /Team
Level 1, 123 Clarence Street Sydney 2000 Australia
Home Office 224 Edgecliff Road Woolahra 2025 NSW
Phone: +61 2 9299 8559 Fax: +61 2 9299 3509 Mobile: 0410 594 864

Commonwealth Bank
King /Clarence Sts Sydney
Account Air Marketing Asia Pacific P/L

Company Registration
Air Marketing Asia Pacific P/L
ACN 135666812
ABN 29 135666812

Company Accountants
Tony Greenwood Partner
SGB Partners Chartered Accountants
St Leonards NSW

Bill McNamara Managing Director, Chairman, John Rodger Director Asia/Pacific
Brian Deeson Executive Director
David Holden Executive Director Bangkok based

Alliance Partners
Bruce Illidge MD ITand P Advertising

Sydney Regional Office:
Brett Jowett Director Sales /Marketing Australia

Mobile: 0414 567 245

Bill Mc Namara Managing Director John Rodger
Mobile: 0408 111 177
Level 1, 123 Clarence Street Sydney 2000 Australia
Phone: +61 2 9299 8559 Fax: +61 2 9299 3509

Melbourne Office: Spiro Ellul Manager Victoria
Level 10, 43-51 Queen Street
Melbourne VIC 3000 Australia
Mobile: 0413 157 597

Auckland New Zealand Sales Office:
Air Marketing Asia Pacific
Richard Froggatt
Manager New Zealand
Office PO BOX 106041
Mobile: + 64 (0) 21750 944

Perth Office: Vera-Ellen Gregson Sales Mgr WA
Mobile: 0419 861 817

Brisbane Office: Bill Mc/Namara
Mobile: 0410 594 864

Beijing Office: China
Xiaomin Sun Director of Sales
Mobile: +86 13810424280

Vera-Ellen Gregson
Mobile: 0419 861817

Our People / Team Profile


Bill McNamara Managing Director Marketing /PR /Sales Bill started his career with Stewart Moffatt Travel and Tours. He then joined Pan-Am as Tour Development/PR/Promotions Manager, lifting the U.S.A tourism profile significantly in the Eighties. From this success, the was appointed Regional Manager, Australia/New Zealand with British Caledonian Airways, then moving in to the hospitality industry, with the Hilton International Group as Area Director of Sales and Marketing as well as Media PR Communications for Asia Pacific region, based in Sydney. After working with the Hilton he accepted 4 challenging General Manager roles with 5 star hotel/resort in the Asia Pacific region.

He has extensive knowledge of the Asian/ Australian and New Zealand markets, coupled with a high profile/reputation in the travel industry. Bill established Air Marketing in 2000. representing Airlines Luxury Rail ,Tourist Bureaus & International Hotel &Resorts Groups providing Sales/Marketing/ Promotions& Public Relations/Media Services .He rebranded Company profile /image in early 2009 to Air Marketing Asia Pacific to cover Asia Pacific for potential Clients

Chairman , John Rodger Director Asia/Pacific After an initial career in accountancy John has spent the majority of his career with Canadian Pacific Airlines andtravel related industries. During the eighties he spent six years in the USA and has a sound knowledge of the USA. Most recently setting up the National Airlines International Network for Asia / Pacific region. Extensive corporate experience in company formation and restructuring, capital raising and other consultancies that often lead to an IPO.

Brian Deeson Executive Director SVP Hyatt Corporation World Wide 1900/1996 CEO Century Hotels 1996/ 2002
President PATA 2002/6 SVP Accor Asia Pacific /China 2002/2010 .Well Known & Respected around the World

David Holden Executive Director Bangkok based
David is a very Professional ,Experienced Hotelier who has been based in Thailand for over 20 years
His expertise is Sales /Marketing/Project Management / Development for Expanding Hospitality Groups requiring pre opening / Property development Projects/Marketing plans. He was head of Sales and Marketing for the Royal Cliff Hotel- Resort and Convention Centre Pattaya for over 10 years. He is very well respected in the Thai tourist industry.

David Holden Asia Marketing Alliance Bangkok Thailand +66 (0)81 926 7830

Alliance Partners
Bruce Illidge Advertising Well Known Creative /Advertising Professional 25 years experience

Sydney Regional Office:
Brett Jowett Director Sales /Marketing Australia
Very well known & respected in Australia Travel Industry started his carrier in Airlines with Continental / Northwest Airlines/Key Wholesalers Then formed his own Incentive ./.DMC Company successfully 2000/2010 ,his expertise specialising in Marketing Promotions &Sales with proven track record joined our Team in 2011

Spiro Ellul: Manager Victoria Spiro commenced his career within the retail sector of the Victorian Travel Industry and then he moved into Kompas Holidays as a Sales Manager VIC / TAS. During this period he has developed a strong reputation in all Travel Industry fields plus he is a well known personality throughout the Travel Industry. started his own DMC Company He has established a proven track record in sales

Auckland New Zealand Sales Office-:
Richard Froggatt Manager New Zealand Richard has an extensive and comprehensive knowledge of the Travel, industry having worked for many years Overseas offering his sales and marketing experience for International Airlines and Event Companies He has played key Role in SKAL International. Over the years he has gained a sound and excellent reputation throughout all facets of the Australasia Travel Industry. His passion, commitment and love of the Travel industry is well known a True International Sales/Marketing Travel Professional

Perth Office:
Vera Ellen Gregson Sales Manager WA
Vera has extensive Sales / Senior Management Career with Leading Travel Corporate/incentive/Rental Car Groups in WA .Great Knowledge of Asia very well respected in WA Travel Industry

Beijing Office –China /Macau
Xiaomin Sun Director of Sales Graduated from Beijing Hospitality Acadamy Senior Sales Manager Legendale 5 Star Hotel Beijing has extensive knowledge of China Travel Industry markets covering all Travel market segments


Potential Clients can be supplied in our representation proposal yet our company / team very well known & respected in Australia/ NewZealand Asia Pacific Travel Industries


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