UnCruise Adventures, a small ship adventure cruise line with offices in Seattle and Juneau, Alaska, has hired Michelle Glass as senior director of global sales. Glass will be based out of the company’s headquarters in Seattle.
In her role as senior director of global sales, a new position in the company, she will oversee wholesale and retail international partner relationships. She will also supervise a team of U.S.-based business development directors and lead preferred supplier partnerships with multiple consortia marketing organizations.
Glass has over 25 years of experience in Alaska’s tourism industry. She was most recently with Alaskan Dream Cruises where she held the position of vice president of sales. Previously, she was the senior account manager at Entrée Alaska. She has also served as director of tourism and executive director of the Convention and Visitors Bureau in Haines, Alaska, and she spent a year as executive director of the Kenai CVB. Glass started her career in tourism with five years at Holland America Line. Condé Nast Traveler listed Glass as a destination specialist for Alaska five consecutive years. She’s also appeared on Wendy Perrin’s Wow list for Alaska.
Glass has a Bachelor of Arts degree from Western Washington University. She lives with her family on Whidbey Island, Washington.
UnCruise Adventures’ boutique yachts and small ships carry 22 to 86 guests on voyages in Alaska, Hawaiian Islands, Mexico’s Sea of Cortéz, Columbia & Snake Rivers, coastal Washington, British Columbia, Galápagos Islands, Costa Rica and Panamá.
For more on UnCruise Adventures, visit www.uncruise.com.