Starting on March 4, Ellie will manage five territory managers across the UK. She will report into Rachel Poultney, Princess Cruises’ Sales Director UK & Europe.
Ellie will be responsible for leading the training and engagement strategy for front-end travel agents and driving business development growth with Princess’ trade partners.
With a background of over 10 years in national account management and more than three years in the cruise industry, Ellie has a wealth of experience in heading up brand strategy, increasing sales and nurturing trade relationships. She was previously regional operations manager for P&O Cruises.
Rachel Poultney, Princess Cruises’ Director of Sales for UK and Europe, said: “We can’t wait to have Ellie join the team. Already an expert in cruise, she’s adept at managing regional teams and I know she has exciting plans to grow Princess Cruises through our agent partners.”
Ellie said: “I’m both thrilled and humbled to be a part of the highly-regarded team at Princess Cruises. There are exciting times ahead for the brand and I’m looking forward to getting started.”