AS UNIQUE AS YOU

Signature’s annual owners’ meeting in Florida helps hoteliers customise to meet their unique business goals

Signature’s annual Owners’ Meeting this year takes place from September 5-8 at the Ritz Carlton Amelia Island, Florida.

The event provides owners with the opportunity to review the sales & nancial performance of the organisation, preview new programmes slated for 2019 and to network with their peers alongside Signature’s preferred supplier partners and industry experts.

This year’s theme, “As Unique as You”, represents Signature’s commitment to providing every member access to services and benefits that you can customise to meet your unique business goals. The superior personalization capabilities of our technology solutions and marketing programs are our greatest advantage, and the more your teams leverage our tools to ensure every client feels special, the more business you will retain and the more clients you will attract.

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: KEN SCHMIDT

Ken Schmidt is one of the most in-demand business speakers and communications consultants in America. A member of the Harley- Davidson turnaround executive team, Schmidt is an expert at creating demand for and selling of “the invisible” in an age when customers see little difference among competing companies and the products they sell. High energy, honest and passionate, he has the expertise to help revitalise and inspire your business. In his own words, what are you willing to do today, that’s different than what you did yesterday, for the people who can put you out of business tomorrow?

FRANK J. DEL RIO

President & CEO,
Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings, Ltd.

Frank J. Del Rio is the president and chief executive of officer of S&P 500 company Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd., comprised of Norwegian Cruise Line, Oceania Cruises and Regent Seven Seas Cruises. Del Rio assumed this role in January 2015. Under his leadership, Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings has grown to a fleet of 25 ships and has achieved significant milestones, including double digit annual revenue and adjusted EPS growth; launching the first sailings to Cuba from an established North American cruise brand; and the successful introduction of new vessels for each of the company’s three brands, including the company’s first ship customised and dedicated for the Chinese market.

EBEN PECK

Senior Vice President Government & Public Affairs, American Society of Travel Agents

Eben Peck joined ASTA in 2012 and since 2017 has served as Executive Vice President, Advocacy at the American Society of Travel Agents (ASTA), where is he responsible for ASTA’s work to advocate for the travel agency community at all levels of government, within the travel industry and before the traveling public.

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Photos: Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island