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Azamara Club to refit Azamara Pursuit in UK this spring

Azamara Club to refit Azamara Pursuit in UK this spring

Boutique cruise line Azamara Club Cruises has announced that its new ship, Azamara Pursuit, will be refitted in the UK as it prepares to go into wet dock in Belfast in spring 2018. In addition, the cruise line has announced that the ship’s maiden voyage will now begin in Southampton, and that its first four voyages will touch the UK.

Lewis handed regional sales executive role with Regent Seven Seas

Lewis handed regional sales executive role with Regent Seven Seas

Regent Seven Seas Cruises has confirmed announce Georgia Lewis as their new regional sales executive. Lewis, whose remit will include UK travel partners in Birmingham and the south, will work in conjunction with Regent’s business development team to ensure that new and existing agents grow and maximise their luxury cruise business.

George steps up to chairman with Red Funnel

George steps up to chairman with Red Funnel

Red Funnel has announced that Kevin George, the current chief executive, is to be appointed as chairman of the group. The announcement follows the restructuring of the board following the acquisition of the group by a consortium of UK and Canadian pension funds in July last year and the recent appointment of a number of non-executive directors.