Left to right: Brett Wendorf, Nick Ferguson, Shaun Kavanagh, Lachlan Brett
Princess Cruises Australia announced today some strategic changes to their Sales function to ensure continued success for the Princess business across Australia and New Zealand in the years ahead.
Shaun Kavanagh has been promoted to Key Account Manager, overseeing cruise specialist accounts including key wholesaler partners. Shaun has been with Princess Cruises for over four years and has been promoted from Business Development Manager in New South Wales.
Lachlan Brett has been promoted to National Account Manager, overseeing national accounts across Australia and New Zealand. Lachlan has been working for Princess Cruises for almost five years in various roles across Customer Service and Sales.
Brett Wendorf is appointed to Head of Sales Operations, managing all the Business Development Managers across Australia & New Zealand.
Nick Ferguson, Princess Cruises’ Director of Sales and Marketing said: “These promotions are key to Princess Cruises local growth story and providing the best service to our key accounts. We have made this change to ensure the continued success for the Princess Cruises' business in the Australian market for the years ahead.”
For more information, see a travel agent, visit princess.com or call 13 24 88.
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About Princess Cruises
One of the best-known names in cruising, Princess Cruises is a global premium cruise line and tour company operating a fleet of 17 modern cruise ships, carrying two million guests each year to 380 destinations around the globe, including the Caribbean, Alaska, Panama Canal, Mexican Riviera, Europe, South America, Australia/New Zealand, the South Pacific, Hawaii, Asia, Canada/New England and World Cruises. A team of professional destination experts has created more than 150 award-winning itineraries, ranging in length from three to 111 days and Princess Cruises has been continuously recognised as "Best Cruise Line for Itineraries."
Princess Cruises continues its multi-year, "Come Back New Promise" – a $450 million-dollar product innovation and cruise ship renovation campaign that will continue to enhance the line's onboard guest experience. These enhancements result in more moments of awe, lifetime memories and meaningful stories for guests to share from their cruise holiday. The product innovations include partnerships with award-winning Chef Curtis Stone; engaging entertainment inspired shows with Broadway-legend Stephen Schwartz; immersive activities for the whole family from Discovery and Animal Planet that include exclusive shore excursions to onboard activities; the ultimate sleep at sea with the award-winning Princess Luxury Bed and much more.
Three new Royal-class ships are currently on order with the next new ship, Sky Princess, under construction scheduled for delivery in October 2019 and Enchanted Princess in 2020. Princess recently announced that two new (LNG) ships which will be the largest ships in the Princess fleet, accommodating approximately 4,300 guests with expected delivery in 2023 and 2025. Princess now has five ships arriving over the next six years between 2019 & 2025. The company is part of Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE:CUK).