Top Cruise Executives to Speak at 2010 Luxury Travel Expo

As more travelers consider cruising their preferred way to travel, attending this year’s Luxury Travel Expo cruise-dedicated session – Ocean Views: Luxury Cruise Executive Update – is the perfect way to learn about what to expect in 2011. Conference participants will get an insiders take on the most pressing issues affecting the industry today, while learning how to build the best cruise for that discerning customer.

Whether your clients prefer big oceangoing luxury ships or the more intimate mega-yacht experience, our experts will offer first-hand intelligence to propel your luxury cruise bookings in the coming year. Our esteemed panel is made up of the most influential travel leaders helping to shape the future of high-end cruising including: Mark Conroy, president of Regent Seven Seas Cruises; Bob Lepisto, president and CEO of SeaDream Yacht Club; Gregg Michel, president of Crystal Cruises; PeterShanks , president and managing director of Cunard Line; Steve Tracas, president and CEO of; and Ken Watson, COO of Silversea Cruises.

Additional program highlights include Twitter 101: From the Beginning and Love & Money: Powerful Forces in Bridal Marketing. The schedule is also divided into educational learning tracks – Sales and Marketing, Professional Development, Social Networking and Technology and In-Depth Product Knowledge – to address the varying needs of all travel advisors. View the complete session schedule here.

Register for the show at and find out why Luxury Travel Expo is the largest gathering of luxury travel professionals in North America. Still need to book your hotel stay during Luxury Travel Expo? Book your hotel room for Luxury Travel Expo by October 4 for reduced rates at Mandalay Bay & THEhotel. To reserve, click here.

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