Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Celebrity Cruises Appoints New San Francisco Regional Sales Manager

Celebrity Cruises Announces New Regional Sales Manager
Christopher Sisemore On-Boards as Celebrity Cruises Regional Sales Manager

(San Francisco, CA – April 29, 2014) – Celebrity Cruises, a recognized industry leader for providing spacious cabins, stylish interiors, dining experiences elevated to an art form and an overall unmatchable experience for vacationers, today announces its appointment of Christopher Sisemore as regional sales manager and San Francisco team manager.

In this role, Sisemore, a Bay Area native and 20 year veteran of the travel and cruise industries, will lead the San Francisco DMA Sales & Marketing team and will assume account responsibilities with major West Coast account agencies. Prior to his employment with Celebrity Cruises, Sisemore led a team of five Regional Sales Managers and seven Sales Representatives for a major tour company featuring excursions in Hawaii, Mexico, The Caribbean and Central America.

“We’re thrilled Chris has joined the San Francisco team and the Celebrity family” said Scott Clifton, West Region Director of Sales. “Chris is an expert in this industry, and we couldn’t be more confident in his ability to bring prosperity, growth and camaraderie to our team.”

For the past nine years, Sisemore managed the Northern California and Pacific Northwest regions for Uniworld Boutique River Cruises. In addition to forging relationships with Napa, Sonoma and Pacific Northwest wineries by hosting winemaker cruises, he successfully grew the luxury river cruise business in Europe, Russia, China, Egypt and Southeast Asia. Through this, Sisemore has been able to travel to many of the top luxury destinations in the world – bringing this experience to his new role with Celebrity Cruises.

Sisemore holds a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration from San Diego State University and resides in San Francisco's North Bay with his wife and son, where they enjoy the bounty of this dynamic region.

Source: Celebrity Cruises