Azamara® announces role expansion for Richard Twynam
London, 3 September 2018: Azamara is delighted to announce that Richard Twynam, currently Managing Director, UK and Ireland, will be taking on an expanded role from the beginning of September which sees him additionally responsible for the Eurozone and EMEA markets.
Twynam, who has held his current position with Azamara since January 2014, will use his expertise to partner with Eurozone/ EMEA team members and drive forward the sales and marketing goals for the brand in those respective markets, at this hugely exciting time in Azamara’s development.
Over the past four and a half years, Twynam has developed and led his UK and Ireland team to bring the destination immersive travel brand to the forefront, resulting in an increase of UK sales year on year. Now at this crucial time in the brand’s history, as it launches its third ship, Azamara Pursuit, Twynam will be a driving force behind Azamara’s Eurozone and EMEA expansion. He will be responsible for overseeing sales and marketing strategies along with trade and consumer engagement to ensure that the brand’s presence thrives in these markets and attracts a loyal following.
Larry Pimentel, president and CEO of Azamara, commented: “Richard has been a key leader for the brand and has led the UK market to new heights. We are confident his knowledge and passion for the brand will be a great support in continuing to grow our business in EMEA/Eurozone.”
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Azamara is a boutique upmarket cruise line. Azamara’s wide selection of Destination Immersion signature programming delivers authentic cultural experiences across the globe. In 2019, as part of its Explore Further offerings, Azamara will take guests to more than 303 ports, including 268 late night stays. Azamara’s commitment to Destination Immersion® cruise experiences coupled with exceptional authentic service offers and inclusive amenities make for a unique cruise holiday experience. Additional information can be found on www.azamaraclubcruises.co.uk.
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Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (NYSE: RCL) is a global cruise vacation company that owns and operates three global brands: Royal Caribbean International, Celebrity Cruises and Azamara. We are a 50 percent joint venture owner of the German brand TUI Cruises, and have a 49 percent interest in the Spanish brand Pullmantur and a minority interest in SkySea cruises. Together, these brands operate a combined total of 48 ships with an additional thirteen on order. They operate diverse itineraries around the world that call on approximately 535 destinations on all seven continents. Additional information can be found on www.rclcorporate.com
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