Tim Jacox Named President & COO At Un-Cruise Adventures
Small ship cruise line
Un-Cruise Adventures has announced that longtime executive Tim Jacox is
stepping into a new role at the line as President & Chief Operations
The adventure and river
cruise company has a fleet of 8 ships and sails in Alaska, the Columbia/Snake
Rivers, the Pacific Northwest, Mexico, Hawaii, Central and South America.
Jacox has been with the
company for 14 years in executive management and sales and marketing roles.
Previously, he held the title of Principal & xecutive Vice President.
Jacox is a 30+ year
veteran of the travel industry with 20 years spent in operations, sales and
marketing as well as executive leadership at the former Alaska
Sightseeing/Cruise West. In 2009, Jacox partnered with Captain Dan Blanchard,
Principal & CEO of Un-Cruise Adventures, to reorganize and expand
“Tim and I have worked
side-by-side for 28 years,” said Captain Dan Blanchard, CEO. “I think the
opportunity for him to take the helm is not only timely, but appropriate, given
the growth of our company.”
“I am truly excited to
lead such an outstanding, experienced, skilled and unrelenting group of team
members at Un-Cruise Adventures,” Jacox remarked. “Small ship cruising
has been in my blood since 1st starting in the industry in 1979, and
working with travel agent partners stands as a mainstay of my career.”
Principal & CEO with product development directors reporting to him. He
plans to spend time meeting cruisers in Alaska, planning the company’s growth
and developing new destinations and itineraries that fit the line’s specialty
of small ship cruises along the West Coast of the Americas.
With 8 vessels plus 1
partner vessel carrying 22-88 pax, the company reports a carrying capacity of
13,350 passengers on board its ships for 2015. In 2016, operations begin for
the 1st time in the Galápagos Islands and Costa Rica/Panama.