Posts Tagged ‘Silversea Cruises’

Silver Cloud Expedition Renderings Revealed

Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017

The Silver Cloud Expedition (Artist impression, courtesy Silversea)The Silver Cloud will re-launch later this year as an expedition ship after a length conversion process that will add a number of new features to the vessel, as well as allow it to cruise safely in polar regions with an ice-class hull. (

Silversea Names Silver Muse Senior Officers

Monday, March 6th, 2017

The Silver MuseSilversea has today named the senior officers that will bring out the Silver Muse for its inaugural season. The ship will be led by Captain Alessandro Zanello, the youngest officer ever to be appointed Captain on the Silversea fleet, according to the company. (

Silversea Names Staigeras VP of Strategic Partners

Friday, March 3rd, 2017

Silversea Cruises appointed Barbara Staiger as vice president of strategic partners. Staiger will report to Christian Sierralta, vice president of national accounts and Latin America, according to a statement. (

Silver Shadow to call 10 times at Okinawa in May

Thursday, March 2nd, 2017

Silver ShadowSilver Shadow of Silversea Cruises will call at the Japanese island of Okinawa 10 times in May, a local media report said. The ship will be based in Shenzen in China on the cruises that will include calls at Hirara, Naha, Ishigaki and Nakagusuku. (

Silver Muse Completes Sea Trials

Monday, February 27th, 2017

The Silver MuseSilversea has announced the successful completion of sea trials of the new Silver Muse. “Rigorous assessments were conducted from Fincantieri shipyard in Genoa where the ship is currently under construction,” said the company in a statement. (

Italian Fabric Company Faliero Sarti to Create Custom Scarves for Silversea Cruises’ New Ship

Thursday, February 23rd, 2017

The Silver Muse (Artist impression)Italian textile maker Faliero Sarti has partnered with Silversea Cruises to design a line of exclusive scarves in honor of the line’s new flagship vessel, Silver Muse. The scarves, focusing on the Silversea values of exploration, luxury and uniqueness, will be given to a number of passengers to promote the new ship; they will also be available for purchase in Silver Muse’s onboard gift shop. (

Silversea Appoints Barbara Muckermann Chief Marketing Officer

Friday, February 10th, 2017

Silversea Cruises has announced that Barbara Muckermann has returned to the company in the role of chief marketing officer. Based in the Monaco office, she reports to Chairman Manfredi Lefebvre d’Ovidio on strategic and brand initiatives, while also reporting to CEO Roberto Martinoli on operational matters. (

Playbill Prepares for its Most Star-studded Cruise Ever!

Wednesday, February 8th, 2017

Andréa Burns, Faith Prince, Terrence Mann, Charlotte d’Amboise, and Seth Rudetsky will perform aboard Playbill Travel’s Rhine River cruise “Broadway on the High Seas 8” in August 2017—along with more talent to be announced. (

Port Everglades to Welcome Silversea Cruises’ Newest Ship Silver Muse

Thursday, February 2nd, 2017

The Silver Muse (Artist impression)Broward County’s Port Everglades will welcome Silversea Cruises’ newest cruise ship Silver Muse on October 12-13, 2017, and Port Everglades will continue to serve as the ultra-luxury line’s winter homeport for the next two years according to a new agreement between Silversea and the Broward County Commission. (more…)

Silver Whisper Makes Maiden Call to San Francisco

Friday, January 13th, 2017

Silver WhisperSilversea Cruises’ Silver Whisper started her 116-day 2017 world cruise last Friday from the Port of San Francisco, marking the first time in the company’s history that a world cruise started from San Francisco. (

Luxury Cruise Ship Silver Whisper Reveals Refurbishment After Dry Dock

Wednesday, December 21st, 2016

Silver WhisperSilversea’s Silver Whisper sailed triumphantly into Fort Lauderdale’s Port Everglades this morning (Dec.20) after a multimillion-dollar renovation weeklong dry dock in Freeport, Bahamas. (

Silversea Names Leon as VP of Field Sales for North America

Tuesday, December 20th, 2016

Based in the Miami office, he reports to Mark Conroy, Silversea’s managing director for the Americas. With 14 years of sales management experience in the travel industry, Leon is responsible for leading the U.S. and Canadian field sales team, said Silversea. (

Cruise Passenger Magazine Readers choose Silversea as the ‘Best Luxury Cruise Line’ for 2016

Thursday, December 15th, 2016

Silversea Cruises, the world’s leading luxury cruise line, has again been awarded the ‘Best Luxury Cruise Line’ by Cruise Passenger Magazine at the 2016 Readers’ Choice Awards. (

Silversea Inks Deal with Plateno Group for Chinese Cruise Sales

Tuesday, December 6th, 2016

Silver SpiritSilversea Cruises announced a partnership with the Plateno Group in China. The partnership terms will see the Chinese hospitality brand market and sell on behalf of Silversea Cruises throughout mainland China, Hong Kong and Macau. (

Silversea Cruises launches exciting new TVC campaign in Australia

Tuesday, November 29th, 2016

The campaign, which is aimed at highlighting the extraordinary personal service, vast array of unique and intriguing destinations, as well the space, elegance and comfort which Silversea is known for. (

Silver Cloud progresses to inaugural expedition date

Wednesday, November 16th, 2016

Silversea Cruises, the world’s leading luxury cruise line, today celebrates ‘one-year-to-go’ until Silver Cloud’s inaugural voyage as an ice-class expedition ship, by releasing detailed renderings of the ship’s refurbishment. (

Silversea Reveals the Eight Restaurants on Silver Muse

Thursday, October 20th, 2016

When Silversea’s newest luxury cruise ship, Silver Muse, debuts in April 2017, it will feature eight restaurants, many of which are new to the line. Silversea says this ship will have “more dining options than any other ultra-luxury cruise ship.” (

Silversea Names Freddy Muller VP Corporate, Incentive Sales

Thursday, October 13th, 2016

Muller will be responsible for overseeing the line’s corporate and incentive business and strengthening relationships with meeting and incentive travel partners throughout the Americas. (

Silversea Announces 2018 Itineraries

Thursday, September 29th, 2016

Silver SpiritSilversea Cruises announced the details of its 2018 itineraries. In all, the 9 ships from across Silversea’s Classic and Expedition fleet will visit 130 countries and will open up unique worldly experiences for its guests to enjoy from the elegant comfort of its newly refurbished ships. (more…)

Roberto Martinoli Named Chief Executive Officer of Silversea

Tuesday, September 13th, 2016

Silversea today announced the appointment of Roberto Martinoli as Chief Executive, effective from September 19th.Martinoli, Board Member of Silversea since 2013, becomes CEO after an extensive, and successful career in the cruise and shipping industry. (

Silversea Names New Marketing VP

Thursday, September 8th, 2016

Silversea Cruises announced the appointment of Janet Bava as VP of Marketing for the Americas. (

Silversea appoints Amber Wilson as general manager Asia Pacific

Tuesday, August 16th, 2016

Based in the Sydney office, Wilson will be responsible for the Asia Pacific markets, revenue and the direction of sales and marketing management with the Sydney and Singapore teams reporting directly to her. (

Silversea Announces $170 Million Refit Program

Wednesday, August 3rd, 2016

Silver Whisper“We are thrilled to be moving ahead with these major refurbishments and look forward to welcoming guests aboard and sharing our unique vision of ultra-luxury cruising, both in terms of service and physical environment”, said Manfredi Lefebvre, Chairman of Silversea. (

The Olympic Village Has A Challenger: Luxury Cruise Ships

Thursday, July 28th, 2016

“I have never experienced, this is my fifth Olympic game, a village in this state — or lack of state — of readiness at this point and time,” Kitty Chiller, head of Australian delegation, told reporters. (

Fincantieri launches “Silver Muse”

Friday, July 1st, 2016

“Silver Muse”, the new ultra-luxury cruise ship which Fincantieri is building for the shipowner Silversea Cruises, was launched today at Fincantieri’s shipyard in Genoa Sestri Ponente. Interior fittings will now begin, leading the vessel to its delivery, scheduled in April 2017.  (more…)

Silversea Opens Books on 2018 World Cruise

Tuesday, June 7th, 2016

Silver WhisperSilversea Cruises opened the books on its World Cruise 2018, a 121-day sailing from Los Angeles to Rome, departing January 6, 2018. This odyssey will be hosted aboard the all-suite Silver Whisper, allowing travelers to visit 60 destinations in 21 countries across the globe. (

Silversea’s 2017 Brochure Spotlights New Silver Muse

Friday, May 27th, 2016

Silver SpiritSilversea has released its new 2017 Voyages and Expeditions digital brochure, including the latest information on the new Silver Muse, set to launch that year. (

U.S. men’s, women’s basketball teams to sleep on cruise ship during Rio Games

Saturday, April 9th, 2016

The Silver CloudRio de Janeiro’s renovated port area should be hopping — or “hooping” — during the Olympics. The United States men’s and women’s basketball teams will be staying on a cruise ship in the port. (

Christian Sierralta to Head Silversea’s National Accounts and Latin America Sales

Friday, March 25th, 2016

Christian Sierralta has joined Silversea as the line’s new head of national accounts and Latin America sales. (

Mark Conroy to Host Silversea Webinar for Travel Agents

Thursday, March 24th, 2016

Silversea Cruises has announced that the line’s managing director for the Americas, Mark Conroy, will host a live webinar for travel agents Wednesday, March 30, 2016 at 3 p.m. EDT (12 p.m. PDT). (

Silversea Previews “Exclusively Yours – Enriched Voyages” Collection

Monday, March 21st, 2016

Silversea has released new details on its upcoming “Exclusively Yours – Enriched Voyages” collection of themed cruises, which will take place this summer and fall. (

Luxury Market: Silversea Continues as Largest Operator

Tuesday, February 16th, 2016

Silver SpiritAccording to independent market research in the “2016-2017 Cruise Industry News Annual Report”, Silversea will continue as the number one luxury operator by capacity.