We are very confident that Chris will help us to achieve success in Australia...
(PRWEB) September 25, 2010
Cruise 1st have recently launched a brand new website in Australia. The new site, Cruise 1st Australia, is aimed specifically at the Australian market, offering a huge selection of cheap cruises and displaying prices in Australian dollars. The site is the first of its kind to allow customers in Australia to book every single detail of their cruise holiday online.
Cruise 1st Australia launched in July 2010 and it has just been announced that the General Manager will be Qantas veteran, Chris Rankin. Chris Rankin was most recently a GM for the wholesale side of Jetset Travelword, however previously, he has worked as a commercial General Manager for Qantas Holidays.
Mr. Rankin’s career started off in the UK, working in a range of different roles for Qantas holidays. In 2007, he relocated to Sydney which is where he has landed his new job. Cruise 1st Australia have opened a brand new office in Sydney to go with their brand new website and hope to give the cruise holiday industry in this part of the world a boost.
Daniel Townsley, managing director of Cruise 1st UK, said “We are extremely excited to be welcoming someone with as much experience in the industry as Chris Rankin into the Cruise 1st family. We are very confident that Chris will help us to achieve success in Australia, and push us forward to become the number one retailer of cruises in the country.”
Based in the United Kingdom, over the past few years Cruise 1st UK has been going from strength to strength. They are now one of the largest online cruise holiday providers in the UK market. Offering exceptional cruise deals, excellent customer service and one of the biggest selections of cruises available, it is little wonder that this company continues to grow.
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