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March 31, 2011

Carnival Magic Web Site Recognized for Excellence at Annual ADDY Awards

  The comprehensive web site created for the launch of the new Carnival Magic (www.carnivalmagic.com) earned “Best of Show – Interactive English Site” in the recent AAF  Miami 2011 Addy Awards competition. Competing against other national corporations, the Carnival Magic site was honored for its interactive design features and insightful content that serve to highlight…
March 30, 2011

Carnival Presents High School Students with Full Four-Year College Scholarships During Halftime of Miami Heat Game

[slideshow] During Sunday’s Miami HEAT game, Miami-based Carnival Corporation & plc and its flagship brand, Carnival Cruise Lines, presented full four-year college scholarships to local high school seniors who are participating in the company’s School to Work mentoring program operated in conjunction with the HEAT and Big Brothers Big Sisters.  Each student also received a…
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March 29, 2011

Carnival Valor to Operate Series of Six- and Eight-Day Caribbean Cruises From Miami in 2012

  Building upon its distinction as the Caribbean cruise leader, Carnival Cruise Lines will introduce a series of six- and eight-day voyages from Miami aboard the 2,974-passenger Carnival Valor operating mid-January through October 2012. Carnival Valor’s six- and eight-day departures provide consumers with new itineraries featuring unique combinations of Caribbean destinations and opportunities to visit…
March 28, 2011

Lourdes M. Pineda-Garcia Named Vice President and Controller at Carnival Cruise Lines

LOURDES M. PINEDA-GARCIA NAMED VICE PRESIDENT AND CONTROLLER AT CARNIVAL CRUISE LINES Lourdes M. Pineda-Garcia, a 12-year veteran of the cruise industry, has been named vice president and controller at Miami-based Carnival Cruise Lines, the world’s largest cruise operator.  Pineda-Garcia has been the acting controller for Carnival Cruise Lines since mid-January. In her new role,…
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Lourdes M. Pineda-Garcia Named Vice President and Controller at Carnival Cruise Lines

Lourdes M. Pineda-Garcia, a 12-year veteran of the cruise industry, has been named vice president and controller at Miami-based Carnival Cruise Lines, the world’s largest cruise operator.  Pineda-Garcia has been the acting controller for Carnival Cruise Lines since mid-January. In her new role, Pineda-Garcia is responsible for directing the activities of a number of the…
March 25, 2011

Perla Campos Named Carnival’s Volunteer of the Year

  Perla Campos, a four-year veteran of Carnival Cruise Lines’ employee services department, has been named the company’s Volunteer of the Year.   Campos was recognized for her efforts in helping the South Florida community, particularly for her role a project leader for the company’s ongoing support of the Bay Oaks Home for the Elderly in…
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March 24, 2011

Carnival Magic Successfully Completes Sea Trials in Adriatic Sea

[slideshow] The 130,000-ton Carnival Magic, Carnival Cruise Lines’ newest ship, is shown here conducting sea trials in the Adriatic Sea in preparation for its May 1 debut from Europe. Currently under construction at the Fincantieri shipyard in Monfalcone, Italy, the 3,690-passenger vessel had a full contingent of officers, technicians and engineers on board who thoroughly…
March 23, 2011

Carnival Cruise Lines Launches ‘Build a Ship’ Contest to Benefit St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

CARNIVAL CRUISE LINES LAUNCHES ‘BUILD A SHIP’ CONTEST TO BENEFIT ST. JUDE CHILDREN’S RESEARCH HOSPITAL Starting today, kids and big kids at heart can put their artistic skills to good use and build a ship for a good cause. Carnival Cruise Lines is launching a “Build a Ship” contest that invites anyone 13 years or…
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Carnival Cruise Lines Launches ‘Build a Ship’ Contest to Benefit St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

Starting today, kids and big kids at heart can put their artistic skills to good use and build a ship for a good cause. Carnival Cruise Lines is launching a “Build a Ship” contest that invites anyone 13 years or older to build a model Carnival ship out of everyday items and submit a photo…
March 22, 2011

Murray Joins Carnival Cruise Lines as Vice President – Technical Operations

MURRAY JOINS CARNIVAL CRUISE LINES AS VICE PRESIDENT – TECHNICAL OPERATIONS Thomas Murray, a 24-year veteran of the maritime industry, has been named vice president – technical operations for Miami-based Carnival Cruise Lines. In this capacity, Murray will be responsible for all technical operations for the line’s 22-vessel fleet.  He will join Carnival on April…
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