American Cruise Lines expands sales team to meet growing demand

American Cruise Lines expands sales team to meet growing demand

Andy Magistrale and Cindy Christen have joined the American Cruise Lines’ sales team as business development managers for the south-east and north-west regions, as well as California and Arizona.

American Cruise Lines has had record sales over the past year and is increasing the size and depth of its outside sales department in response.

“We are delighted to have Andy and Cindy on board,” said Susan Shultz-Gelino, director of sales, American Cruise Lines.

“In 2018, American Cruise Lines’ fleet has expanded to ten ships.

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“Both Andy and Cindy are seasoned pros who can help meet the demands of our growing company.”

Magistrale has over 30 years of experience in business management and sales in the domestic and international travel industry.

He has worked for several luxury cruise lines and has a proven track record of driving revenue growth and developing strategic marketing tools for travel agents across the country.

Christen also began her impressive career over 30 years ago.

She has extensive experience in business development for top luxury brands in both European and domestic river cruising.

She has a record of motivating agents and implementing training plans which maximize sales results and raise brand awareness.

Shultz-Gelino added: “American Cruise Lines is thrilled to have these travel industry leaders available in the field to assist our travel agents with cruise nights, presentations, tradeshows, and group bookings.

“They will be expert in developing new sales strategies and cruise programs for our travel agent partners coast-to-coast.”