Arno Ahrens | Sales Director | Steripower
Stephen Fryers | Consultant | Royal Caribbean Cruise Line
Jon Ingleton | Executive Editor | International Cruise & Ferry Review
Jon Ingleton is the executive editor of International Cruise & Ferry Review and Cruise & Ferry Interiors. Jon led the team that launched the magazine almost 25-years ago and in 2011 he acquired it on behalf of Tudor Rose where he is currently managing director. In addition to directing the company’s other publishing activities, Jon has editorial responsibility for Tudor Rose’s Cruise & Ferry suite of products. In this role Jon tracks key developments and trends in the cruise and ferry sectors, leads our association memberships and related activities, represents the magazine at global events and fulfils regular editorial assignments on a range of topics. Please visit the cruise and ferry website and the Tudor-Rose website for more information.
Stephan Kammel | VP Sales | MKN
Maxine Krajniak | Vice President Cruise Marine & Hospitality | DSV Air & Sea
Maxine Krajniak has worked in Supply Chain Management for over 30 years, 20 spent working with DSV formerly UTi Worldwide in the USA. Before her current position she served in various other management capacities in the UK. Over the past 15 years, she has developed her experience focusing exclusively on the design, development, and delivery of solutions for the marine industry with a special emphasis on the supply chain challenges surrounding the cruise industry, with, specific focus on the new build and refurbishment sector. Today DSV have the major share of this business for the Cruise Industry operating in major shipyards around the Globe. Maxine has played a major role in developing a specialized vertical for DSV, creating integrated end to end solutions across all departments within the Cruise Lines and their vendor environment. She has created a team of individuals around the Globe providing exceptional service. The Vertical has shown substantial growth year over year across all regions. Maxine has been a guest speaker and moderator for the Cruise Industry in America, Asia and Europe over the past decade.
Daniel Laine | Managing Director | DL Services
George Scammell | Director of Interior Design & Operations | Holland America Group
Erik Schobesberger | Vice President of Modernization & Newbuilding Support | ALMACO
Pasi Suvanto | Vice President | Seaking
Frank Weber | SVP of Hotel Operations | Virgin Voyages
Dave Weightman | Global Key Accounts Manager | WELBILT
Mark Zeller | VP of US Hotel Operations | MSC Cruises
Mark has close to 20 years of work experience in the cruise industry, starting in 1999 as an Assistant Maitre d’ with Holland America Line and working his way up mainly thru the F&B Operations to Hotel Director where he became the youngest Hotel Director in the fleet and awarded numerous accolades and commendations for service excellence. He was also involved in the newbuild projects for all 4 Vista Class and 2 Signature Class vessels and working together with Master Chef and Culinary Council Chairman Rudi Sodamin on the galley layout and design for the new Pinnacle Class ships. After 13 years with Holland America Line, he moved to Celebrity Cruises as Hotel Director for another 5 years, including achieving the 2014 Star Ship of the Year award, before making the transition to a shore-side corporate role with MSC Cruises as Vice President US Hotel Operations. With MSC, Mark is in charge of the general hotel operations and guest experience product delivery for all USA itinerary based MSC cruise ships.