Nautilus appoints president and CEO

Following an intense search, Nautilus International Holding Corp has appointed Robert Owens to succeed James Callahan as president and CEO. Callahan is to remain as chairman. Owens will oversee all functions of the various Nautilus brands, including Metro Ports, Metro Cruise Services, Metro Shore Services, [Read more...]

2018-08-11T06:40:48+00:00 August 11th, 2018|Appointments|

D’Aoust to quit CLIA

CLIA’s President and CEO, Cindy D’Aoust is to leave the association at the end of this year. D’Aoust is leaving to “to focus on family priorities.,” according to various reports. She will remain in her current role until a successor is found and to oversee [Read more...]

2018-07-29T07:09:06+00:00 July 29th, 2018|Appointments|

Klein to take over at Carnival Maritime

Carnival Maritime GmbH has announced that Dr Hermann Klein (pictured) has been appointed as Managing Director, starting 1st September, 2018. He will be succeeding Lars Ljoen, who will join Carnival Cruise Lines in Miami as Head of Marine Operations. Carnival Maritime is the marine service [Read more...]

2018-07-14T06:20:53+00:00 July 14th, 2018|Appointments|

MJM creates 30 new jobs

Marine refurbishment concern MJM Group is to employ 30 new people before the end of the year at its Newry, County Down-based headquarters. The company is in the middle of a major refurbishment of the ‘Azamara Pursuit’, which enters service later this summer. MJM is [Read more...]

2018-07-14T05:49:58+00:00 July 14th, 2018|Appointments|

NCLH appoints new Chairman

Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings (NCLH) announced at its 2018 AGM that the company’s Board had appointed Russell Galbut (pictured), an independent director of the Board, as Chairman. In addition, NCLH’s shareholders elected retired US Coast Guard Rear Admiral Mary Landry as a new independent director. [Read more...]

2018-07-03T06:59:35+00:00 July 3rd, 2018|Appointments|

Meynell replaces Odell at CLIA Australasia

Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) Australasia has appointed Carnival Australia President, Sture Myrmell (pictured) as the association’s new chair. At the recent Sydney AGM, Myrmell replaced Steve Odell who has held the position since 2016. “It has been a pleasure and a privilege to serve [Read more...]

2018-06-15T10:05:34+00:00 June 15th, 2018|Appointments|

Carnival’s Capt Nash takes up NI reins

The newly elected President of The Nautical Institute (NI), Capt Nick Nash (pictured) is Senior Master on board Carnival Corp’s 144,000 gt, 3650 pax ‘Royal Princess’. He also teaches at the group’s simulator training facility outside Amsterdam, where he is a part-time lecturer on bridge [Read more...]

2018-06-15T10:02:39+00:00 June 15th, 2018|Appointments|

Nautilus appoints Trescastro to head up subsidiaries

Nautilus International Holding subsidiary Metro Cruise group of companies, has promoted Juan Trescastro (pictured) to president of Metro Cruise Services, Metro Shore Services, Metro Events and Pacific Cruise Ship Terminals, effective immediately. He also will assume responsibility for terminal security solutions. Trescastro succeeded Stefano Borzone, [Read more...]

2018-05-30T16:57:47+00:00 May 30th, 2018|Appointments|