The appointment of Stewart Williams as regional manager Asia Pacific is ‘a core component’ in the company’s plans to expand throughout the region,’ Chris Theophilides, ceo of Celestyal Cruises, said.

Carnival Horizon’s arrival at PortMiami, its new year-round home, was marked with a celebration on Thursday highlighted by a basketball-themed event featuring the company’s chief fun officer—NBA Hall of Famer Shaquille O’Neal—along with Miami Heat legends Alonzo Mourning, Shane Battier and Glen Rice.

Wide ranging discussions at Seatrade Cruise Med, which closed Thursday evening in Lisbon, heard top European executives from Carnival, Costa, MSC, Pullmantur, Royal Caribbean and the MedCruise president speak about why the industry is doing so well and what challenges and opportunities lie ahead.

 

One year after devastating hurricanes, the Caribbean is 'back to business as usual,' cruise line leaders said Thursday.

A global search for cruising’s top '20 under 40s' came to a conclusion today as the winners of the Seatrade Cruise News competition were announced at Seatrade Cruise Med in Lisbon.

Seatrade Cruise Personality of the Year went to Douglas Prothero, CEO, The Ritz-Carlton Yacht Collection, while Outstanding Contribution Award went to Fred Danska, director-cruise, at Wärtsilä, and Port Personality of the Year to Betty MacMillan, cruise development manager, Port Saint John.

Delivering the European State of the Industry address at Seatrade Cruise Med in Lisbon, David Dingle, CLIA Europe chairman, was brief and to the point: ‘Currently the state of the cruise industry is very good indeed. The end. Thank you very much.’

Frank Coles, a seasoned maritime professional with a background in law, shipping services and maritime communications, was appointed CEO of the Wallem Group.

Victory Cruise Lines is celebrating the inaugural season of its Yucatán Land & Cruise Safari series with a President’s Cruise, hosted by Hans Lagerweij, president and CEO.

The top sales people from several Carnival Corp. brands get into a fight—pushing, slapping, punching, head butting and even biting—in a video that purports to show who loves travel agents most.

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