Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. has announced that Paul T. Parker has been named senior vice president and chief human resources officer.
Parker joins Royal Caribbean with more than 20 years of experience implementing human resources strategies for leading brands, including Sabra Dipping Company, Deloitte & Touche, Colgate Palmolive, Campbell Soup and Nabisco Food Company. Parker will report directly to Adam Goldstein, president and COO of Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd.
Parker most recently served as vice president and chief human resources officer for Sabra Dipping Company, where he established a market-based compensation system, revised the selection and onboarding process and reduced turnover by 50 percent while increasing employee engagement scores by 25 percent. Prior to that, Parker was the senior client partner for BSG Partners. Throughout his career, he has held a variety of management positions, including chief people officer for Deloitte and vice president of human resources for Colgate Palmolive.
Parker graduated from New York University's Leonard N. Stern School of Business with an MBA, and from Ithaca College with a B.S. in Human Resource Management.