MSC Cruises Announces Travel Agent Award Winners

Aerial view of MSC Seaside

MSC Cruises USA has announced the honorees of the company’s fifth annual MSC True Partnerships’ Awards for travel agents.

 “We have an incredibly positive outlook for the coming year, and we are thankful to our incredible partners for their hard work and continued effort in propelling MSC Cruises forward,” said Joe Jiffo, senior vice president of sales, MSC Cruises USA. “MSC Cruises is fully dedicated to supporting our travel partners and making this year the most mutually profitable, as we look forward to continued growth and expansion over the next ten years.”

The 2017 MSC True Partnerships Awards are presented to MSC Cruises’ top performing travel partners for the year based on overall business growth in revenue and guests, continuous partnership support and commitment to the MSC Cruises brand, and innovative marketing efforts that drive increased consumer awareness.

MSC True Partnerships’ list of 2017 award winners includes:

Online Strategic Account of the Year
WMPH Vacations

Southeast Account of the Year
Marvel Travel

Northeast Account of the Year
The Cruise Web

Host/Homebased Account of the Year
Avoya Travel

Currently in the midst of a $12.4 billion investment plan, MSC Cruises will expand its fleet of 14 ships with 10 new additions by 2026. This expansion plan began with the launch of MSC Meraviglia in June 2017, coming to the U.S. in 2019, and MSC Seaside, launched in Miami in December 2017. MSC Cruises said it is committed to furthering its strategic growth in North America.

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