A high-ranking US Coast Guard veteran and an accomplished marketing professional have joined Cruise Lines International Association in SVP roles.

Tom Fecke transitioned out of his role as secretary general of CLIA Europe at the end of November, a position he held since the beginning of this year.

The International Association of Antarctica Tour Operators launched a free iOS and Android app for staff guiding visitors in Antarctica that makes it quick and easy for users in the field to access essential information, without the need for a phone signal.

Gloria Guevara Manzo, president and CEO, World Travel & Tourism Council, will provide a global perspective of the tourism industry during her keynote address at Cruise Lines International Association's Executive Partner Summit.

Jiali Wong has been appointed to the newly-created position of regional manager for Cruise Lines International Association in Asia.

CLIA Australasia md Joel Katz has signed a Memoranda of Understanding with the Australian Cruise Association and the New Zealand Cruise Association in line with CLIA’s motto of One Industry, One Voice.

David Vaeafe, executive director of the American Samoa Visitors Bureau, has replaced Tahiti’s Ollivier Amaru as chairman of the South Pacific Cruise Alliance and its headquarters will move from Papeete to Pago Pago.

The Walt Disney Co.'s penchant for storytelling informed a workshop on 'creating the ultimate destination experience' at the Florida-Caribbean Cruise Association conference in Mérida, Mexico, last week.

Seeing wildlife in its natural habitat is a major attraction for travelers to the Arctic. New wildlife guidelines from the Association of Arctic Expedition Cruise Operators aim to help nature-lovers experience the fauna safely and without disturbing the birds and animals.

Supplying the cruise industry is hard. 'In the maritime business, you don't get a second chance,' Eduardo González Cid, CEO, Café Azul, SA de CV Mexico, told a Florida-Caribbean Cruise Association workshop on purchasing practices.

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