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Stein Kruse Receives the EY Entrepreneur of the Year 2017 Award in the Pacific Northwest

Stein Kruse Receives the EY Entrepreneur of the Year 2017 Award in the Pacific Northwest

EY announced that Holland America Group Chief Executive Officer Stein Kruse received the Entrepreneur of the Year 2017 Award in the Pacific Northwest in the Real Estate, Hospitality and Construction Category. The award recognizes business leaders who excel in areas such as innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their businesses and communities. Kruse was…   read more of “Stein Kruse…”

Holland America Line’s Koningsdam ‘Cruises’ Through the Streets of Seattle for Pride Parade

Holland America Line’s Koningsdam ‘Cruises’ Through the Streets of Seattle for Pride Parade

This past weekend, Holland America Line employees — along with colleagues from sister-brands Seabourn and Princess — walked in the Seattle Pride Parade to show their support for Pride Month and the LGBT community. Holland America Line’s Koningsdam was a showstopper as it cruised along the route. The unusual sight was a replica helium balloon…   read more of “Holland America…”

O, The Oprah Magazine Programming Revealed for July 15 Share the Adventure Cruise

O, The Oprah Magazine Programming Revealed for July 15 Share the Adventure Cruise

Holland America Line’s upcoming Share the Adventure Cruise to Alaska on July 15 aboard Eurodam will feature tips and advice from Emmy Award winner and O, The Oprah Magazine creative director Adam Glassman. The style guru will host a Love That! presentation sponsored by women’s clothing brand Chico’s that will reveal the latest trends during…   read more of “O, The Oprah…”

New Photos Show Off Westerdam’s Enhancements Including EXC and Rijksmuseum at Sea

New Photos Show Off Westerdam’s Enhancements Including EXC and Rijksmuseum at Sea

When Holland America Line’s ms Westerdam emerged from a 12-day dry dock at Fincantieri’s shipyard in Palermo, Italy, in late April, the ship debuted major renovations that added many new public spaces and amenities, including two firsts for the fleet: Explorations Central, or EXC, in the Crow’s Nest and Rijksmuseum at Sea. Westerdam also received…   read more of “New Photos Show Off…”

10 New President’s Picks Cruises Highlight Orlando Ashford’s Favorites

10 New President’s Picks Cruises Highlight Orlando Ashford’s Favorites

They’re back! Holland America Line President Orlando Ashford is sharing 10 of his favorite cruises all over the world in our President’s Picks selections. Our well-traveled leader has explored the globe, and these cruises showcase ideal opportunities to become immersed in enriching experiences. From Cuba to Alaska to Australia, these exciting itineraries range from seven…   read more of “10 New…”

Holland America Line Announces NEW 2018 Signature Experiences in Asia and Australia

Holland America Line Announces NEW 2018 Signature Experiences in Asia and Australia

Holland America Line’s Signature Experiences are specially curated pre- and post-cruise encounters currently available on select 2018 itineraries in Canada/New England, Europe, South America and now… Australia & New Zealand and Asia. These unique experiences are available on select Australia, New Zealand and Asia itineraries prior to departure and include two-night hotel accommodations and complimentary…   read more of “Holland America…”

Director Mariner Society Gerald Bernhoft Celebrates 40 Years With Holland America Line

Director Mariner Society Gerald Bernhoft Celebrates 40 Years With Holland America Line

On May 25, 1977, American audiences got their first look at a sci-fi movie called Star Wars. Forty years later, the original film is still relevant – in fact, it’s iconic. It’s an apt comparison to the career of Gerald Bernhoft, who currently serves as director of Holland America Line’s Mariner Society. Gerald started his…   read more of “Director Mariner…”