Fathom, the new social impact travel brand from Carnival Corp., has named Michelle Sutter as its new senior sales leader. In this role, Sutter will be responsible for marketing and business development supporting sales of Fathom.
Sutter joined the company in July reporting to David Drier, vice president, sales for Fathom.
Sutter joins the Fathom team from Holland America Line and Seabourn, where she was business development manager since early 2013, responsible for increasing travel professional sales and market share for the company and exceeding established revenue objectives on a regular basis. In 2014, Holland America Line recognized Sutter with the Rookie of the Year Award. Prior to that, Sutter served in several sales roles of increasing responsibility at Celebrity Cruises and Royal Caribbean International, where she was the recipient of numerous sales awards.
A resident of Vancouver, Canada, Sutter earned a Bachelor of Arts in Latin American studies and Spanish from Simon Fraser University. She also actively supports the Umoja Operation Compassion Society by working with low-income immigrants living in British Columbia. Sutter is fluent in English, French and Spanish.
Fathom is a new social impact travel brand from Carnival Corp. Sailing aboard the MV Adonia, a 710-passenger vessel redeployed from Carnival Corporation's P&O Cruises (UK) brand, Fathom will offer itineraries to the Dominican Republic beginning in April 2016 via Carnival Corp.'s new Amber Cove cruise port. Starting in May 2016, Fathom will begin offering itineraries in Cuba.