Rocky Mountaineer News

Rocky Mountaineer commissions Stadler for new GoldLeaf carriages

Rocky Mountaineer commissions Stadler for new GoldLeaf carriages

12th May 2016 Rail News

Rocky Mountaineer and Stadler have announced an agreement to add to the Canadian luxury tourist rail company’s fleet of custom made GoldLeaf carriages. The project will see ten new coaches launch on Rocky Mountaineer’s rail routes in 2018. Engineered with efficiency and guest comfort in mind, the design of the new carriages will leverage Stadler’s renowned expertise at facilities in Switzerland & Germany.

Rocky Mountaineer launches ad campaign

Rocky Mountaineer launches ad campaign

Rocky Mountaineer is launching its new integrated brand marketing campaign, All Aboard Amazing. The campaign features animation style creative paired with live action photography to depict the awe inspiring journey guests experience when traveling through the majestic Canadian Rockies aboard Rocky Mountaineer.

Cove takes over global sales operations role at Rocky Mountaineer

Cove takes over global sales operations role at Rocky Mountaineer

29th Jan 2016 Rail News

Rocky Mountaineer, a privately owned luxury tourist train offering life-changing travel experiences through the Pacific Northwest, is proud to announce the appointment of Graham Cove as its director of global sales operations. Based in Vancouver, Cove will lead the company’s inside sales team and concentrate his efforts on supporting the international sales teams in maintaining and building new relationships with trade partners globally.

New president for Rocky Mountaineer in Canada

New president for Rocky Mountaineer in Canada

Rocky Mountaineer, the world’s largest privately owned luxury tourist train, has announced the appointment of Steve Sammut as its new president. Since joining Rocky Mountaineer in 2012 as the executive vice president and chief financial officer, Sammut has been delivering consistent growth in both domestic and international markets.

Rocky Mountaineer launches UK sales push

Rocky Mountaineer launches UK sales push

12th Jun 2015 Rail News

Rocky Mountaineer has launched its new 2016 brochure which is available now in travel agencies throughout the UK. Jam-packed with stunning imagery and captions that capture the magic of rail travel, each page brings the majestic Rocky Mountaineer experience to life.

Rocky Mountaineer celebrates spring with North American rail holiday ideas

Rocky Mountaineer celebrates spring with North American rail holiday ideas

7th Apr 2015 Rail News

Spring is in the air and Rocky Mountaineer’s new Spring Bonus offer is adding to the excitement. Until May 29th qualifying new bookings receive a free night in Seattle, Vancouver or Calgary on Rocky Mountaineer packages of four nights or more, plus choice of an airport transfer or a city tour if booking a Rocky Mountaineer package of seven nights or more. One of the many eligible Rocky Mountaineer holiday packages is the Canadian Rockies Highlights and Coastal Passage trip.

Rocky Mountaineer brings new SilverLeaf service to guests

Rocky Mountaineer brings new SilverLeaf service to guests

29th Jan 2015 Rail News

In honour of Rocky Mountaineer’s 25th anniversary, the company has enhanced its SilverLeaf Service, offering fresher, local and gourmet options. The menu, designed by Rocky Mountaineer’s Michelin-Star executive chefs, continues to draw inspiration from the bounty of Western Canada, incorporating local ingredients such as Pacific salmon and prime Alberta beef.

New sales leadership for Rocky Mountaineer

New sales leadership for Rocky Mountaineer

9th Jan 2014 Rail News

Rocky Mountaineer, known globally for providing luxury rail experiences through Western Canada, has announced the appointment of Patrick Ryan as director of sales – EMEA & India. Leslie Peden, who was previously held the role, has relocated to establish an office in Orlando, Florida as the new director of sales, USA.

New global marketing leader for Rocky Mountaineer

New global marketing leader for Rocky Mountaineer

19th Dec 2013 Rail News

Rocky Mountaineer, well-known across the globe for its award-winning rail journeys through BC and the Canadian Rockies, is pleased to announce the appointment of Nikki Hellyer to the position of director, global marketing. Reporting to Hubert Wat, vice president, global marketing, Hellyer will play a vital role in the development and execution of a strategic marketing plan that supports the company’s targets and objectives within North America and internationally.

Norwegian Cruise Line partners with Rocky Mountaineer

Norwegian Cruise Line partners with Rocky Mountaineer

29th Jul 2013 Cruise News Rail News

The Rocky Mountaineer train, one of the most famous holiday experiences in North America, is linking up with Norwegian Cruise Line to offer more rail and cruise holiday options in 2014. Connecting with Rocky Mountaineer’s new Coastal Passage rail route out of Seattle, as well as train departures from Vancouver, guests will be able to experience a stunning rail journey through the Pacific Northwest and the Canadian Rockies before or after their Norwegian cruise to Alaska.