NOR-FISHING FOUNDATION NEW MANAGING DIRECTOR
Nor-Fishing Foundation new managing director. The Nor-Fishing Foundation has appointed Kristian Digre as its new Managing Director, bringing with him extensive experience from sales and administration in various companies.
His latest position was as manager of EVRY in Trondheim and he has also been responsible for large events, such as concerts organized by Trondheim Concerts.
“Nor-Fishing and Aqua Nor are important meeting places for the fisheries and aquaculture industries and mean a lot also for the Trondheim business community. I look forward to managing these important events, and to get to know better these forward looking industries,” says Kristian Digre.
Chairperson of the Nor-Fishing Foundation, Liv Holmefjord , said: “There is great interest in these exhibitions, which are held every year in Trondheim. At the same time, both the business environment and fisheries and aquaculture industries are going through rapid changes.
“We wish to further develop the exhibitions and are happy that Kristian Digre has accepted to join us in this.”
The Nor-Fishing Foundation earlier this year decided to establish its own administration and to appoint a Managing Director. Kristian Digre will take up his position on the 1st of August 2019.
The Nor-Fishing Foundation will continue to buy administrative services from Trondheim Spektrum AS for the implementation of Aqua Nor 2019.
Since 1960, Nor-Fishing has been an important national and international meeting place for the fisheries industry. Today it is one of the largest fisheries technology exhibitions in the world. In recent years, the exhibition has drawn around 16 000 visitors from about 60 countries. All innovations of importance are presented here.
During Nor-Fishing, numerous seminars, mini-conferences, lectures, debates and presentations are held.
During the exhibition, visitors and exhibitors alike can participate in various social events both during the day and in the evening. The conditions are perfect for meeting old friends as well as new contacts and customers in an informal setting.