Earlier this month, 40 members of the Intercruises global team descended upon the Broward County Convention Center in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, for the cruise event of the season – Seatrade Cruise Global. Year on year, this colossal event continues to attract the who’s who of the cruise industry for a week of showcasing, networking and discussion….and this year certainly didn’t disappoint!
So what were our highlights this year?
New Intercruises Stand:
This year, Intercrusies had a central island stand, boasting a new design and layout. The stand not only received plenty of compliments for its new look, but also provided a great environment for the team to network and conduct business. Take a look at the photos below!
Tote Bag Sponsorship:
Intercruises was the sponsors for the Seatrade Cruise Global tote bag, as part of the event’s official welcome pack.
Intercruises were also proud sponsors of the CLIA Diamond Partner Reception & Dinner. CLIA is the world’s largest cruise industry trade association, whose events attract some of the most senior executives in the business. This year, Intercruises’ Olga Piqueras attended alongside Jordi Cerdó, Ramon Hurtado and Celeste Gladstone. Various high-level executives attended the event, including Carnival Corporation’s CEO, Arnold Donald.
Global Shore Excursion Manager, Carmen Morosan spoke on two different panels this year, including a discussion on “Striving to deliver authentic experiences”, and “Port & Tour Security,” in which she gave an update on Intercruises’ award-winning in-house shore excursion safety system, which is now being rolled out across ports worldwide. You can read more here.
On International Women’s Day, Managing Director Olga Piqueras was one of five panelists to host the “Professional Women in Cruise” brunch – a light-hearted, interactive breakfast for females in the industry, in which they discussed various business topics while exploring and sharing their own experiences from their careers.
Porthole Magazine Party
Intercruises also sponsored the official party for one of the industry’s most prominent publications “Porthole Magazine”, with Intercruises’ logo appearing on the entry wristband, stage backdrop and photo wall!
Watch the video here:
Intercruises’ Client Party
Intercruises threw its usual client party at the Vibe Bar & Terrace in Fort Lauderdale – a popular event which experienced its biggest turn out ever this year! You can view all the photos from the evening here:
“Seatrade Cruise Global” is one of our annual highlights, and this year has been no different. It’s fantastic to see the event still growing, not just in size and attendees, but in creativity and innovation. It’s a very exciting time for the cruise industry right now, and this event does such a fantastic job in celebrating everything we have to be excited about!” – Olga Piqueras, Managing Director