All posts tagged "Giles Hawke"

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    MSC Cruises Raises Shore Excursion Commission to 15%

    MSC Cruises has raised its commission on shore excursions to a flat 15% for all agents in Ireland. Executive Director Giles Hawke said the deal would run as a six-month trial – and would become permanent if retailers showed support.   “Agents are our greatest asset and we want them to know...

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    Lorenzo and Oliviero on the Move Up for MSC Cruises

    Lorenzo Diamantini, currently Sales Director for Ireland for MSC Cruises based in London, has been promoted to the position of Deputy Executive Director Anglo Saxon Markets, based in Geneva with responsibility for the UK, Ireland and Australia. Meanwhile, Oliviero Morelli, currently Product Director based in London, has also been promoted and on...

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    MSC Cruises Appoints Giles Hawke as Executive Director for the UK, Ireland and Australia

    Giles Hawke, Managing Director for MSC Cruises UK and Ireland, has now been appointed Executive Director for the UK, Ireland and Australia. MSC also plans to halt its ex-UK sailings for 2015 and to increase its fly-cruise capacity to the Mediterranean. In his new role, Giles will be responsible for all operations...

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    Giles Hawke Joins MSC Cruises as New UK & Ireland Managing Director

    Giles Hawke has joined MSC Cruises as UK & Ireland Managing Director. With over 20 years’ experience in the travel industry, Giles brings a wealth of cruise and tour operating knowledge to his new role. His role will be to grow MSC’s position as a market-leading cruise company in the UK and...

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    MSC Offers Agents Spa Package, Appoints UK & Ireland Managing Director

    MSC Cruises is offering Irish travel agents the chance to win overnight spa packages at the Monart Destination Spa, Enniscorthy, Co Wexford, for bookings made on a MSC Yacht Club Suite on board MSC Splendida or MSC Fantasia – until the end of 2013 – and has appointed a new UK &...