Shawn Tubman President and CEOBorn in Philadelphia, Shawn received his BA from the University of Delaware.He spent more than 22 years at Norwegian Cruise Line, beginning his career onboard as an Assistant Cruise Director where he dealt directly with the traveling public and learned what it takes for a supplier to deliver a superior product.He then headed shoreside where he served as a District Sales Manager in both Pittsburgh and Philadelphia.He worked his way up through the sales ranks, becoming Director of National Accounts for Kloster Cruise and its two divisions, NCL and Royal Viking Line.He most recently served as Vice President of Sales for Norwegian Cruise Line before being appointed President and CEO of Cruise Shoppes in 2002.
With such an extensive cruise line sales background, Shawn
has earned the respect of both his
colleagues and the thousands of agents who have come to know him.Known for his
straight-talking style, Shawn
has insight into how and why cruise lines develop specific sales strategies as well as the impact such plans and policies have on individual agents.It is this insight that makes him ideally suited to lead Cruise Shoppes
and create an environment where all actions taken are designed for the benefit of the travel agent community he
knows so well.Shawn
wife Denise, and their three children reside in Weston, FL.