Carnival Corporation & plc Announces Executive Changes Effective Aug. 1
Arnold Donald Named Vice Chair, Josh Weinstein Named President & CEO of
"Josh is a proven executive who is well-respected throughout the company, serving in key leadership roles, driving strong business results during his tenure and playing an integral part in stewarding the company through the global pandemic," Donald said. "Josh's thorough understanding of our industry, operations and business strategy puts him in a tremendous position to lead the next phase of our company's journey. With his vision, intensity and core values truly aligned to those of our company, I cannot think of anyone better suited for this role than Josh."
A 20-year veteran of
Prior to his role with Carnival
Weinstein said he recognized what a privilege it is to become CEO of
"I am truly humbled to take up the role of CEO and am honored to lead such a talented team of over 100,000 ship and shoreside team members who do such an incredible job in delivering unforgettable, happy vacations to our guests, day in and day out," Weinstein said. "I have benefitted tremendously from Arnold's guidance and mentoring, and I would like to thank him,
Weinstein is a graduate of the
Weinstein Will Take Charge of a Company Well-Positioned for the Future
Donald was named President and CEO for
Recently, Donald has helped the company and its brands successfully navigate the global pandemic, well positioning the company for the future. The company expects each of its nine leading cruise line brand's full fleets to operate guest cruises in 2022, following what has been an extended pause.
Donald has also helped reshape the company's fleet profile over his time as CEO, with newer, more efficient and more environmentally advanced ships, which will help provide a strong foundation for fantastic guest experiences and to meet the company's highest responsibility of compliance, environmental protection and the health, safety and wellbeing of its guests, employees ship and shore, and members of the communities that its brands touch and serve.
Donald's business career spans nearly four decades, with a variety of senior leadership positions in several industries, including 23 years at agrichemical and biotech company Monsanto and chairman/CEO positions with
Additional information can be found on: www.carnivalcorp.com, www.carnival.com, www.princess.com, www.hollandamerica.com, www.seabourn.com, www.pocruises.com.au, www.costacruise.com, www.aida.de, www.pocruises.com and www.cunard.com.
View original content to download multimedia:https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/carnival-corporation--plc-announces-executive-changes-effective-aug-1-301532985.html
Carnival Corporation & plc Media Contacts: Roger Frizzell, Carnival Corporation, email@example.com, (305) 406-7862, Mike Flanagan, LDWW, firstname.lastname@example.org, (727) 452-4538, Carnival Corporation & plc Investor Relations Contact: Beth Roberts, Carnival Corporation, email@example.com, (305) 406-4832