Stadium: CE has to make the venue work


### ODT Online Tue, 17 Nov 2009
Stadium chief executive starts work
By Chris Morris
The new head of the Forsyth Barr Stadium has started work in Dunedin. Welshman David Davies had his first day in the office yesterday, beginning his new role as chief executive of Dunedin Venues Management Ltd (DVML) with back-to-back meetings after arriving in New Zealand on Friday.

Mr Davies would initially be a council employee, until transferring to the DVML’s books once the stadium was completed in 2011.

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### ODT Online Wed, 18 Nov 2009
Stadium chief goes to work
By Sarah Harvey
He took the job knowing it came with its fair share of criticism. He also knew how big a job there was ahead, but the new chief of the Forsyth Barr Stadium, David Davies, is certain he can keep the operation in the black.
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One response to “Stadium: CE has to make the venue work

  1. Phil

    Pleasing to see it in writing that the new CEO will be funded completely from venue income. Clears up that little concern I had earlier.

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