Cruise and escorted tour specialist, Riviera Travel, has promoted Jessica Payne to the role of business development executive. She has been with the company for the past six years.
The UK tour and river cruise operator has previously announced it will run over 100 group journeys this year, across 12 itineraries, from March to December.
Riviera Travel has launched its first ever radio advertising campaign. The UK river cruise and tour operator is running the adverts during the current Wave period.
Riviera Travel have announced Robin Shaw has been made permanent chief operating officer with the company. Shaw has been working with Riviera in a consultancy capacity since August.
Riviera Travel has confirmed that its European river and yacht cruises will restart from August 20th. Sailings are available up to November 22nd, with departures exclusively for solo travellers also on offer.
Jim Forward, chief commercial officer with Riviera Travel, will leave the business. He will become chief executive of Hoburne Group, a holiday and property development company.
The eight-day itinerary departs from either Edinburgh or Greenock and has a port stop and excursion included every day, taking in Aberdeen, Inverness, Orkney, Oban, the Outer Hebrides and Belfast.
Barry Sternlicht’s Starwood Capital Group LLC is bidding to take over Riviera Holdings Corp., four years after a bid he backed was rejected by shareholders.