Blog post by: Josh Leibowitz, Chief Strategy Officer for Carnival Corporation
That’s the famous one-word piece of investment advice that recent college grad Benjamin Braddock, played by Dustin Hoffman, received from one of his father’s friends in the classic 1967 movie “The Graduate.” Turns out, it was pretty good investment advice.
October 2, 2015 /3BL Media/ - P&O Cruises celebrates whipping up £1million for Macmillan Cancer Support with celebrity chef Eric Lanlard P&O Cruises is celebrating after successfully raising an incredible £1million for charity partner Macmillan Cancer Support.
September 30, 2015 /3BL Media/ - Ron L. Phillips has been appointed Senior Vice President of Human Resources - Office of People and Potential for Carnival Cruise Line. In this capacity, Phillips will oversee shoreside and shipboard human resources for the world's largest cruise line, including talent acquisition, talent management, leadership development, human capital planning, employee engagement, compensation and benefits, and performance management. Phillips begins his new role effective October 19 and will report to Carnival President Christine Duffy.
Seattle, Wash., September 18, 2015 /3BL Media/ — Holland America Line hosted a subscriber appreciation luncheon for the Seattle Theatre Group aboard ms WesterdamSaturday, Aug. 29, 2015, at the Port of Seattle.
After the luncheon, guests of the Seattle Theatre Group were invited to a special performance by Sincerely Soul in the main show lounge, followed by a ship tour.
August 17, 2015, /3BL Media/ - Carnival Fascination scored 100 during its recent United States Public Health (U.S.P.H.) inspection which took place at Jacksonville, Fla. Carnival Fascination is the sixth Carnival ship to earn a perfect score this year.
August 10, 2015 /3BL Media/ - Continuing Carnival’s longtime support of its homeport communities, the Carnival Fantasy, in partnership with port agent Inchcape Shipping Services and Customs and Border Protection, have donated metal bed frames and clothing to the Connie Maxwell’s Children’s Orphanage in Greenwood, S.C.
Have you heard? We’re partnering with Geoff Steven, director of the Our Place World Heritage Collection, an official partner of the UNESCO World Heritage Centre. Through the partnership, Steven will capture images of less photographed World Heritage Sites at destinations where Seabourn ships visit!
Company one of four cruise lines to be recognized for environmental stewardship
Seattle, Wash., June 30, 2015 /3BL Media/ — At a reception June 2, 2015, Holland America Line was presented with a Port Metro Vancouver 2014 Blue Circle Award for its ongoing commitment to sustainability. The award is bestowed on companies with the highest level of participation in Port Metro Vancouver’s EcoAction Program and that strive to reduce emissions and shrink their carbon footprint.
Holland America Line was one of 16 companies to receive the honor and one of just four cruise lines. Holland America Line has won the award every year since its inception in 2009.
January 12, 2015 /3BL Media/ - Dwayne Wade, a three-time NBA champion with the Miami HEAT, was the guest speaker at yesterday's end-of-year celebration for Carnival's Scholarship & Mentoring Program, which matches Miami-Dade County high school students witha member of the company's management team to provide students wiht a first-hand look at the business world. The students are all former attendees of the Miami HEAT Academy, an after-school enrichment program for at-risk youth.