Steve Smotrys Named VP of Sales With Cunard North America
Cunard has appointed Steve Smotrys to Vice President of Sales, Cunard North America. Smotrys has held various positions with Cunard and sister-company Princess Cruises since 2000.
In his new role, he will provide leadership and guidance to the field sales team, as well as develop trade marketing strategy and effectiveness in the region.
"Steve has been instrumental in the evolution of the dedicated Cunard National Accounts team as a Director of Sales," said Josh Leibowitz, Senior Vice President, Cunard North America.
In 2000, Smotrys joined Princess as a Yield Management Analyst and went on to lead teams in revenue planning and shore excursions. He then moved to the role of Sales Planning Manager for Cunard in 2013. Smotrys became a liaison between the shared Princess and Cunard sales team and the Cunard revenue planning/marketing team before becoming Director of Sales, his most recent position with the company.