Last night in London kilts and headdresses collided as two very distinct worlds united. Itís hard to imagine there has ever been a more amusingly incongruous marriage than Scotland and Brazil. Certainly the marketing minds behind†Ballantineís Brasil†have been having fun with the idea. The launch's accompanying cocktail creations include the Highland Samba and the Glen Coco.
Peter Ali is a prominent sports administrator and Olympian. He represented Australiain basketball at the 1980 Olympics in Moscow. MVGWTA says Ali †has an impressive track record at the highest levels of administration and facility management in areas of change management, people development and strong fiscal responsibility in multi-functional organisations such as the National Basketball League (NBL), South Australian Netball Association (SANA), Greyhound Racing SA (GRSA), and most recently with Hockey SA (HSA), the South Australian Rugby League (SARL) and the Government of South Australiaís Office for Recreation and Sport.
The association says Ali is known for his integrity and demonstrates strong corporate vision, encompassing business strategy, analytical skills, relationship building, financial aptitude and legislative development.
Ali starts his position on April 16.