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 September 30, 2015
Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre Announces Team Movements

 The Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (the Centre) has promoted Alice Lem Chu Hong to Deputy Director of Sales. With close to 16 years in the meetings and events industry, Alice joined the Centre in July 2011 as Floor Manager -- Exhibitions before assuming the post of Sales Manager -- Exhibitions in December 2012.

In her new capacity, Alice will be responsible for maintaining the financial and commercial viability of the Centre's five core business segments of Conventions and Conferences; Exhibitions; Meetings & Events; Banqueting and Functions; and Entertainment, identifying new areas for sales revenue, maximising venue occupancy and yield from events, and managing the Sales Team.

Tiffany Chung Suk Wei has taken over the Sales Manager -- Exhibitions' portfolio from Alice. Tiffany, who joined the organisation in April 2013 as Floor Manager -- Exhibitions, will now have responsibility for the overall sales and marketing for the Exhibitions segment.

Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre

The Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (the Centre) is a component of the Kuala Lumpur City Centre (KLCC) and is managed and operated by Convex Malaysia Sdn Bhd, a joint-venture company between KLCC (Holdings) Sdn Bhd and AEG Ogden Pty Ltd, Australia.

A winner of numerous awards, this world-class facility is wholly-owned by Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre Sdn Bhd which in turn, is owned by KLCC (Holdings) Sdn Bhd, a subsidiary of Petroliam Nasional Berhad (PETRONAS).

The Centre has ISO 9001, ISO 22000, ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001 certifications, EarthCheck Bronze status (environment) and Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Points Certification (HACCP) recognition, the international food safety system for international convention facilities and five-star hotels. It is also the first in Asia to receive the 'Gold' AIPC Quality Standards certification.

Comprising two auditoria (seating 3,000 and 500 respectively), 12,310 sqm of Exhibition Halls including a 2,600 sqm standalone marquee, a Grand Ballroom which seats 2,000 diners, a Banquet Hall for 500, a Conference Hall for 1,800 and 20 other meeting rooms, the Centre provides 22,659 sqm of function space in the heart of Kuala Lumpur.