Experienced travel industry professional Silvia Vizzoni has been appointed by Australis, the expedition cruise company, to head up sales and business development in the UK and Ireland. Vizzoni has 15 years’ experience working in the travel industry in the UK, Ireland and southern Europe having worked with a number of leading and prestigious brands such as Qantas, Aeromexico and Fiji Airways.
Cruise Planners - American Express Travel, recently found that the majority of new franchise owners are entering into cruise sales with no prior working experience in the travel industry, according to an internal audit of new franchise owners.
Cruise Planners/American Express, the nation’s largest home-based travel agent franchise network in the cruise industry, has recently signed on new home-based franchise owners in Chicago, Dallas and San Diego. Also in the United States today, City.Mobi is celebrating the success of its new guide to Chicago.