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New sales leadership for Rocky Mountaineer

New sales leadership for Rocky Mountaineer

9 January 2014 Rail & Coach 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

19 December 2013 Rail & Coach 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

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.

Rocky Mountaineer is chosen as VIP Gift for Academy Award nominees

Rocky Mountaineer is chosen as VIP Gift for Academy Award nominees

11 March 2012 Press Release Rail & Coach News

Some of Hollywood’s hottest stars could be spotted enjoying fine wine, delectable cuisine and extraordinary service while onboard the award-winning Rocky Mountaineer during its upcoming 2012 season. The luxury rail service through the Canadian Rockies has been selected to be a part of Secret Room Events’ Red Carpet Style Lounge Nominee Gift Bags in honour of the 84th Annual Academy Awards.

Rocky Mountaineer wins Prestigious World Travel Award for the seventh time

Rocky Mountaineer wins Prestigious World Travel Award for the seventh time

17 February 2012 Press Release Rail & Coach News

Rocky Mountaineer, known across the globe for offering luxurious rail journeys through Western Canada, has once again won the title of “World’s Leading Travel Experience by Train” at the recent 2011 World Travel Awards. It is the sixth consecutive time the company has been acknowledged with this prestigious honour and the seventh World Travel Awards win.

Rocky Mountaineer expands Canadian sales team

Rocky Mountaineer expands Canadian sales team

26 January 2012 Rail & Coach News

Rocky Mountaineer has appointed Cynthia (Laforge) Landry to the position of Sales Manager, Eastern Canada. Based in Toronto, Ontario, Landry is responsible for generating sales at the retail level through travel agency partners in both the Ontario and Quebec markets.

Rocky Mountaineer targets MICE market

Rocky Mountaineer targets MICE market

21 May 2011 Press Release Rail & Coach News

Rocky Mountaineer is tapping into the MICE market with its “traveling boardrooms”, which provides a fully-customizable experience for meetings and incentive programs to combine business with pleasure onboard the ultimate train journey between the major city of Vancouver and the Canadian Rockies.