Marna van Blerk’s new role at Te Papa and Tākina Events

Tākina
Marna van Blerk has taken on a new role at Te Papa.

Te Papa has appointed Marna van Blerk as their new head of sales and commercial overseeing the business needs of both Te Papa and Tākina Events.

Bringing over two decades of experience to the role, Van Blerk was previously the director of sales, marketing, and revenue for InterContinental Wellington.

“As the new head of sales and commercial at Te Papa, Marna will lead and manage the business activities, leveraging her extensive experience to drive the continued success of both Te Papa and Tākina Events,” said Jake Downing, director of museum and commercial services.

“Her appointment comes at a crucial time, coinciding with the much-anticipated opening of Tākina last year.