Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) announced its Diamond Elite and Diamond Executive Partner Members. Emirates, Qatar Airways, and UBM are listed in the most exclusive level of membership, CLIA Diamond Elite Executive Partners.
From international organizations to local companies, CLIA Diamond Executive Partner Members — who receive a number of benefits, such as increased access to CLIA events and exclusive opportunities to connect with CLIA’s Global Executive Committee Members — include:
Amadeus North America
AON Affinity, Berkley Travel
Cruise Port Kotka
DP World UAE
FleetPro Passenger Ship Management AG
Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention and Visitors Bureau
Holman Fenwick and Willan LLP
Hong Kong Tourism Board
Intercruises Shoreside & Port Services
MHG Insurance Brokers
Port of Skagen
RINA Services S.p.A.
Singapore Tourism Board
Skrill Limited (SkrillPay)
S.M.S. International Shore Operations
Trieste Terminal Passeggeri
Venezia Terminal Passeggeri S.p.A
“CLIA’s Executive Partner Membership Program was enhanced to align with the cruise industry’s global growth and unify stakeholders worldwide,” said Cindy D’Aoust, CLIA Executive Vice President, Membership and Operations. “CLIA now offers more benefits and opportunities for our members to engage with the entire cruise industry and get the maximum return on their membership.”
Memberships are available at Diamond, Gold and Silver Levels and come with an array of benefits specific to each membership level and category. CLIA has added new perks to the program, including a monthly newsletter called CLIA Executive Partners Cruise News that provides members with information and insights to move their business forward. The CLIA Port & Destination Community Forum is a new event that took place in London at the end of February, and offered partners a direct line to new business opportunities across the industry.