US editor of Seatrade Cruise Review and Seatrade Cruise News
Anne Kalosh is the US editor of Seatrade Cruise Review and Seatrade Cruise News. She covers global stories, reporting both breaking and in-depth news on cruising's significant people, places, ships and trends. A sought-after expert on cruising, she has moderated conferences around the world, including the high-profile State of the Industry panel at Seatrade Cruise Global. She created and led the acclaimed itinerary-planning case study for Seatrade's cruise master classes held at Cambridge and Oxford universities. She is the cruise columnist for AFAR.com, and her freelance stories have appeared in a wide range of publications, from The New York Times to The Miami Herald.
Carnival Corp. & plc's second cruise terminal at the Port of Barcelona—a €30m facility due to open in 2018—is designed to handle its next-generation ships powered by clean-burning LNG.
Meyer Werft handed over Norwegian Cruise Line's first ship for the China market during festivities in Bremerhaven. President and ceo Andy Stuart called Norwegian Joy 'a ship that is historic for us' and 'an exciting milestone.'
With a shared commitment to diversity, inclusion and gender equality, Celebrity Cruises is partnering with Malala Fund, whose mission is to secure education for every girl. In addition, Nobel laureate and UN Messenger of Peace Malala Yousafzai, 19, will serve as the godmother for Celebrity Edge, debuting late in 2018.
Royal Caribbean International continues to up the ante in Asia-Pacific with plans to deploy the first Quantum Ultra-class ship to the region.
Mike Jones has been promoted to svp at Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd., recently adding guest port services to a portfolio that spans port operations, supply chain, workplace solutions (for land-based facilities globally), corporate travel and ChoiceAir.