Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) has announced the five inductees to the 2010 Cruise Industry Hall of Fame who will be honored at a gala dinner on June 5 during the Cruise3Sixty conference in Vancouver, B.C.
They are Micky Arison, Carnival Corporation chairman and CEO; Matthew D. Upchurch, CEO of Virtuoso; Doris and Phil Davidoff, marketers,
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educators and agents; and the Society for Accessible Travel & Hospitality.
The Cruise Industry Hall of Fame, now in its sixth year, honors individuals, past and present, whose efforts and accomplishments represent a significant contribution to and positive impact on the development and growth of cruise vacations.
Inductees are selected based on nominations from CLIA’s membership, a review by a nominating committee made up of travel agency advisory board and cruise line members and approval by CLIA’s executive committee. www.cruising.org