Ritz-Carlton Yacht Selection has appointed Jacqueline (Jackie) Barney (pictured) as Vice President of Marketing and advertising.
She will report to Ritz-Carlton Yacht Selection head, Douglas Prothero and will oversee all sides of the company’s marketing and advertising to generate recognition of brand name globally.
Barney has more than 15 years experience in the vacation business employed by companies, such as Seabourn Cruise Line, Silversea Cruises, National Geographic Expeditions and Adventures by Disney.
“I’m delighted to welcome Jackie to the advertising and marketing crew,” said Prothero. “With her impressive marketing and advertising and management history, Jackie will play an integral part in shaping our brand name approach as we method a remarkable chapter for The Ritz-Carlton Yacht Selection.”
Its first vessel, ‘Evrima’, has had her delivery schedule progressively put back. She is now due to be delivered in May.
She is being built by the Spanish shipyard Hijos de J Barreras in Vigo.