Silversea's Sean J Mahoney Installed
(11 November 2009) Silversea Cruises announced today that its global vice president of corporate and incentive sales, Sean J Mahoney, was formally installed as the international president of Site, the global organisation dedicated to connecting motivational experiences with business results. Mahoney assumed the role at Site's Annual International Conference in Aruba last week. He will serve as Site president in 2010 and will be responsible for the overall governance, stewardship and strategic direction of the organisation.
In his remarks following the installation at Site's Annual General Meeting, Mahoney said, "It is an honour and privilege to serve Site as we bring people together from around the globe that buy, supply, and support motivational experiences to drive business results. Site is committed to delivering the programmes that contribute to your personal development and professional growth, including relevant regional events, activities, tools, and resources that will make your career and business more successful."
Site is the only global authority connecting motivational experiences with business results. The network of Site professionals in 90 countries brings best-in-class solutions, insights and global connections to maximise the business impact of motivational experiences regardless of industry, region or culture. Site serves as the source of expertise, knowledge and personal connections that will catapult and sustain professional growth, and help build the value of extraordinary motivational experiences worldwide.
Silversea Cruises is recognised as an innovator in the luxury segment, offering guests large-ship amenities aboard its intimate, all-suite vessels: Silver Cloud, Silver Wind, Silver Shadow, Silver Whisper -- and launching in December, Silver Spirit -- all designed to offer an atmosphere of conviviality and casual elegance. With the addition of the regal expedition ship Prince Albert II, the company's itineraries encompass all seven continents.
In the US, Silversea has been voted "World's Best" by the readers of Condé NastTraveler (nine times) and Travel + Leisure (seven times), and ratedNumber-One luxury cruise line by high-net-worth consumers in the 2008 Luxury Brand Status Index (LBSI). International awards include "Best Innovation in Products and Services" from the Italian Innovazione Marketing Oggi Awards (2009); "World's Leading Small Ships Cruise Line" from World Travel Awards (2009); "Five Star Diamond Award" from the American Academy of Hospitality Sciences (2009); "Number One" small-ship line in the Readers' Choice" survey conducted by Britain's Condé Nast Traveller magazine (2007); "Best Luxury Cruise Line" by Spain's Cruceros & Destinos magazine (2008); "Best Luxury Cruise Line" by Australia's Luxury Travel & Style Magazine (2009); and "Best Luxury Cruise Operator" according to Asia's Travel Weekly (2008).
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