MIAMI (June 18, 2013) — Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK) has appointed Roger Frizzell to the newly created position of senior vice president of corporate communications, effective June 24, 2013.
Frizzell will report to Carnival Corporation & plc
Chairman and CEO Micky Arison and Vice Chairman and Chief Operating
Officer Howard Frank. In his new role, Frizzell will serve as Carnival
Corporation & plc’s chief communications officer, handling
all corporate-level communications and public relations activities for
the world's largest cruise vacation group, which is the parent company
of 10 cruise lines.
“We are extraordinarily fortunate to have an individual of
Roger’s talents and background join our company to lead this critical
function,” said Frank. “His extensive experience will be a tremendous
asset to our organization.”
Frizzell most recently was vice president and chief
communications officer for Pacific Gas & Electric in San Francisco,
Calif. During the course of his 30-year career, Frizzell served as a top
public relations executive at American Airlines for
nearly a decade, as well as held high-level communications positions at
Hewlett-Packard, Lucent Technologies and AT&T.
He was inducted into the PR News Hall of Fame in 2011 and
named by the Holmes Report as one of the top chief communications
officers in the industry.
Source: Carnival Corp