(PRESS RELEASE)_FORT LAUDERDALE, FL – May 30, 2023 – Sarah Yates has been named regional account manager for South Florida at American Queen Voyages™ (AQV), part of Hornblower® Group, it has been announced by Cindy D’Aoust, the line’s president. In her new role, she will be responsible for representing the award-winning brand’s portfolio of North American cruise vacations, comprised of Rivers, Lakes & Oceans and Expedition experiences.
“Sarah brings a track record of success and a passion for building strong relationships with travel partners to our growing sales team,” said D’Aoust. “We are confident she will make an immediate impact and further strengthen our position as a leader in the North American cruise marketplace.”
Yates joins the team with more than 12 years of cruise industry experience. Before joining AQV, she was a concession partner working with Royal Caribbean International, Holland America Line, and Disney Cruise Lines. Most recently, she was a fleet manager for Park West Gallery. Yates previously was fleet managing director at the PPI Group and a brand manager at Danyal Paraiba prior to that. She began her cruise career working at sea, where she was part of the entertainment team at Carnival Cruise Line.
Yates is a graduate of Victor Valley College, where she earned her bachelor's degree. Outside of work, she cherishes her time spent with her loving fiancé and two young daughters.
For more information on American Queen Voyages, contact your travel professional or call 833-598-0119 or visit www.AQVoyages.com.
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