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Aurora Expeditions appoints a Southeast US sales director in Florida

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Eric Andrews is 'thrilled and proud to be joining a company that matches my love for the ocean, nature, adventure and, most importantly, a commitment to sustainability'
Australia's Aurora Expeditions appointed Eric Andrews, a veteran of Quasar Expeditions, as director of sales for Southeastern US.

Based in Florida, he will be responsible for driving revenue growth and forging new trade partner relationships in this key region. 

Quasar, NCL, A&K

Andrews has been an expedition designer, account manager & customer service liaison and tour leader for Quasar Expeditions. Other experience includes cruise consultant, Norwegian Cruise Line; and sales & public relations manager, ocean adventure, Abercrombie & Kent. He also has worked in sales and product development for Galápagos and Ecuador travel.

Ecuador native

Born and raised in Quito, Ecuador, Andrews started exploring the world with his parents at an early age. After visiting the Galápagos when he was 15, he studied marine biology and became a certified dive master.

'I’m thrilled and proud to be joining a company that matches my love for the ocean, nature, adventure and, most importantly, a commitment to sustainability,' Andrews said. 'It is part of my personal mission to embed sustainable practices into my everyday life, so this role is the perfect fit for me.'

David Tanguay, Aurora's head of global sales based in Toronto, cited Andrews' 'extensive industry experience and sales acumen ... passion for expedition travel and depth of knowledge in the areas that are integral to Aurora’s brand identity.'

Antarctica and Arctic offers

For North America bookings by Oct. 31, Aurora Expeditions is currently offering deals on dozens of voyages for the upcoming Antarctica season and for Arctic and other destinations in 2024, including air credits and no single supplement.