Carnival Names New Executive Vice President of Ship Operations

Ruben Rodriguez has been named the new executive vice president of ship operations for Carnival Cruise Lines.

Prior to his new role, Rodriguez was Carnival's executive vice president of marketing and guest experience. His responsibilities included marketing, ship deployment, revenue management and product development. In the past, Rodriguez was a partner and managing director of the Miami branch The Boston Consulting Group. He also worked out of the Los Angeles office for six years. His other credits include vice president and general manager of eToys International and senior vice president of corporate strategy of Charles Schwab Corporation.