Appointed: Director in 2019
Patrick Gurr is a career publican with extensive experience in the hospitality industry over 40 years. As an active member of the Australian Hotels Association, he brings a wealth of experience in dealing with Government at three levels, involvement in numerous communities throughout New South Wales and Queensland and managing the expectations of members when negotiating with external stakeholders. Patrick has worked tirelessly in regional towns like Toowoomba, Wagga Wagga and Armidale to improve the quality of life in these communities, support regional Tertiary education and promote regional Tourism through innovation and awareness.
Other directorships and positions
- Highland Hotels Pty Ltd ATF Whitebull Unit Trust
- Bentom Pty Ltd ATF Bentom Unit Trust
- Grain Hospitality Services Pty Ltd
Mr Gurr served as an Executive Member and as Vice President of AHA (NSW). In these roles, Mr Gurr was involved in Constitutional review, Strategy implementation and dispute resolution. Mr Gurr’s achievements were recognised with Life Membership of AHA (NSW) in 2012.