CARNIVAL CORPORATION & PLC CHAIRMAN AND CEO MICKY ARISON FEATURED IN ON-LINE ‘WEBISODE’ ON BOOKCCL.COM
MIAMI (May 20, 2008) – Carnival Corporation & plc Chairman and CEO Micky Arison is shown here being interviewed by Carnival Cruise Lines Senior Vice President of Sales and Guest Services Lynn C. Torrent during the taping of a webisode that is currently airing on the line’s travel agent portal, www.BookCCL.com. Arison’s interview is the latest in a series of webisodes – entitled “Onboard with Carnival” – that feature a different member of Carnival’s management team, all in a relaxed talk show-like setting. Arison is profiled in a two-part interview with the second webisode debuting Monday, June 2.
In the first webisode, Arison recalls the “early days” of Carnival, while in the second he offers his insight into the company’s current goals, as well as his perspective on the future of Carnival and the cruise industry as a whole. He also details his own relationships with travel agents, which includes a stint as a Carnival field sales representative early in his career.
In addition to the interview with Arison, the “Onboard with Carnival” series has featured Carnival President and CEO Gerry Cahill. Upcoming interviews include Carnival’s Executive Vice President of Marketing and Guest Experience Ruben Rodriguez, Senior Vice President of Marketing Planning Terry Thornton, and Vice President of Group Sales and Administration Cherie Weinstein.