Mr James Seymour

DNB Convention Bureau

James is currently, the Chief Convention Bureau Officer for the Durban KwaZulu-Natal Convention Bureau a special division of Tourism KwaZulu-Natal.  Prior to this appointment he served as the General Manager, in this organistation, responsible for Information and Knowledge Management. He also served as the Deputy Director for Information Management and Research at South African Tourism and as the Head of the Consumer Research Division of the then Marketing Research Division of MarkData, which was the Market Research Division of the Human Sciences Research Division.

James has more than 23 years of experience in Travel and Tourism Management. In addition he has a range of tertiary qualifications in travel and tourism management, marketing and the social sciences.

In his spare time he enjoys spending as much time in the Drakensberg, hiking in that magnificent mountain range.