Ponant continues its expansion in Asia Pacific announcing the appointment of Debra Kearney to the newly created position of business development manager NSW & ACT.
Debra is based in Ponant’s new North Sydney offices, with responsibilities that include building existing relationships and developing business opportunities with key trade partners.
In welcoming Debra, Deb Corbett, commercial director Ponant Asia Pacific, referred to her experience as “complementing Ponant’s position as the world leader in luxury expedition cruises; an asset especially during this busy period of growth as we double the size of our fleet with the imminent introduction of our four new expedition ships.”
“Debra brings 24 years of travel experience and established relationships in retail, wholesale and MICE market sectors of the industry, understanding all the elements required to work closely with the travel industry at all levels.”
Debra commented, “I am so excited to have joined this dynamic team and look forward to contributing to Ponant’s significant growth. To be a part of company that is innovative, passionate and committed to expanding the small ship, luxury and expedition experience to all regions of the world, is very exciting.”