The Australian company will join a growing portfolio of travel experiences and further expand its global footprint in Australia with a presence in 111 countries and territories worldwide.
Kevin Rabbitt is expected to take up the role in July, while founder, chairman and current chief executive, Terry MacRae, will continue as executive chairman.
City Cruises has been acquired by Hornblower UK, an American dining and excursion cruise operator based out of San Francisco. City Cruises was founded in 1985 and now comprises the operation on the River Thames, City Cruises York, City Cruises Poole, ThamesJet and R.S Hispaniola.
With a three-story glass atrium, oversized windows, eco-friendly features and an exterior sky deck 65 feet above the water, Hornblower New York’s Hornblower Infinity made its official debut Tuesday as the state-of-the-art yacht was christened by Diana Taylor, chairwoman of the Hudson River Park Trust, at its new home alongside Pier 40.
Hornblower Cruises & Events New York, the newest port of one of America’s leading charter yacht and entertainment cruise companies, announces a job fair on Thursday, May 10, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., aboard the Hornblower Hybrid, docked at Pier 40.