MSC Cruises (USA), Inc. announced the appointment of Beth Cohen as regional sales manager for Southern Florida and Debbie Hellman as regional sales manager for California. Both positions report to Roy Grimsland, vice president of sales.
In addition to her role as regional sales manager for Southern Florida, Cohen worked with Travel Guard Insurance, Cruise Planners, Costa Cruises and Atlantic Resorts. Cohen will apply her wealth of experience in the Travel and Hospitality industry as she takes responsibility for the continued development of retail travel agencies within the South Florida market. Cohen is a graduate of Florida Southern College with a bachelor of science in Journalism.
As the regional sales manager for California, Hellman is responsible for the continued development of retail travel agencies in the state. This is a new position created to expand MSC’s reach on the west coast, with the California market being an integral part of the company’s future success.
Previous to this position at MSC Cruises, Hellman worked with Carnival Cruise Lines where she managed sales for Southern California for more than a decade. Prior to Carnival Cruise Lines, Hellman worked with Crystal Cruises and served as a district sales manager for Royal Caribbean/Celebrity Cruises. She is a graduate of San Diego State University with a degree in Business.