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CroisiEurope America Joins USTOA

Published Apr 18, 2017 12:00AM


NEW YORK – April 18, 2017 – Terry Dale, president and CEO of The United States Tour Operators Association (USTOA), announced today that river cruise line CroisiEurope America has joined the association as its newest Active Member, bringing its current total to 55 Active Members representing nearly 160 brands.

 

“It’s a great pleasure to welcome CroisiEurope America and the company’s deep river cruising expertise to USTOA,” added Dale. “CroisiEurope has an impeccable reputation and is the third active member to join the association thus far in 2017. We’re thrilled with the continued growth and momentum of new active membership this year.” 

 

"For the last 41 years, CroisiEurope has been a leader and pioneer in the river cruise industry. Since the beginning, we have been introducing clients to new destinations worldwide and integrating new technologies and contemporary decor throughout our fleet of 50 ships and luxury barges," said Nicola Iannone, executive vice president of sales for CroisiEurope North America. "We have been working with tour operators for many years and welcome the opportunity to join USTOA. We have tremendous respect for this trusted and reputable association and look forward to developing our relationships with their active members."

 

Established in 1976, CroisiEurope has been a leader in offering the best value in all-inclusive river cruising for the last 41 years. With an English-speaking staff of 1,350, this family owned company operates 50 ships and a diverse selection of canal, river and ocean cruise sailings that navigate the most famous waterways in Europe, Asia, South America, Russia and, coming at the end of 2017, Africa.  

 

Passengers can choose from a variety of itineraries that explore picturesque riverside cities in France, Italy, Spain, Germany, Belgium and international destinations along the Mediterranean coast, Vietnam, Cambodia or Southern Africa while being treated to on-board dining menus designed by French Master Chef Alain Bohn, a proud member of the exclusive Chaine des Rôtisseurs.

 

CroisiEurope America is located at 400 Royal Palm Way, Suite 405, Palm Beach, FL 33480. For more information, visit www.croisieuroperivercruises.com or call 1-800-768-7232.

 

For more information on USTOA, visit www.ustoa.com, call 212-599-6599, or email information@ustoa.com.

 

About USTOA: 

Representing nearly $15 billion in revenue, the member companies of U.S. Tour Operators Association provide tours, packages and custom arrangements that allow 8.6 million travelers annually unparalleled access, insider knowledge, peace-of-mind, value and freedom to enjoy destinations and experiences across the entire globe.   Each member company has met the travel industry’s highest standards, including participation in the USTOA’s Travelers Assistance Program, which protects consumer payments up to $1 million if the company goes out of business. 

 

As a voice for the tour operator industry for more than 40 years, USTOA also provides education and assistance for consumers and travel agents.

 

Contact:

Gina Dolecki/Katherine Henry                                            

Redpoint Marketing PR., Inc.

212-229-0119

dolecki@redpointpr.com / henry@redpointpr.com   

 

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