Alaskan Dream Cruises Appoints Two New Executives

Russell DickRussell Dick and Peter Butz will be joining Alaskan Dream Cruises as chief executive officer and operations manager, respectively. 

Russell Dick holds Business and Engineering degrees from Stanford University, and was previously the president and CEO of Haa Aaní, LLC, a subsidiary of Sealaska Corp. Dick currently serves as chairman of the board of directors for Huna Totem Corp., the Native village corporation representing Alaska natives with aboriginal ties to Glacier Bay and Hoonah, and was recently admitted into the Alaska Tourism Marketing Board by former Governor Sean Parnell

For the past 25 years, Butz has headed Lindblad Expeditions as its vice president of fleet operations and chief operating officer. His work with the company has resulted in the global expansion of its fleet to destinations such as Antarctica, the Arctic, and the Galapagos.


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