Borris Brandt named head of AIDA Entertainment

Borris Brandt named head of AIDA Entertainment

AIDA Cruises has named Borris Brandt as managing director of AIDA Entertainment in Hamburg.

The appointment will take effect on September 1st, 2011.

The AIDA subsidiary is responsible for the complete entertainment program for the club-ship fleet.

Brandt was previously director of programming at ProSieben.

He contracted Stefan Raab and introduced many new entertainment formats.

In his position as managing director Germany of TV producer Endemol he was responsible for programs such as Wer wird Millionär, Big Brother and Nur die Liebe zählt. 

Since the beginning of 2009 he developed with his own company Entertainia for entertainment and special events.


Also in Europe today, City.Mobi is celebrating the success of its new guide to Hamburg.

City.Mobi offers the most comprehensive mobile travel guides available, with over 800 cities in 200 countries listed. Each is developed by the City.Mobi team to combine into a single global travel directory.

However, each city retains its own mobile identity via a dedicated domain. Already on offer are Brussels.Mobi, Paris.Mobi, Sanfrancisco.Mobi and Sydney.Mobi.

Hamburg.Mobi is the latest in this illustrious line up, offering click to call functionality – which means no scribbling down telephone numbers.

Most entries are also linked to websites where users can quickly access more detailed information if needed.

Other key features include information on accommodation, restaurants, attractions, entertainment, nightlife, shopping, and transport.

City.Mobi guides include user reviews and traveller utilities such as a translation guide, currency converter, news and local weather guide.