Blog fan and contributor Bert Lamers asked us when Holland America Line introduced the current blue and white flag with the Halve Maen (Henry Hudson’s ship, Half Moon) in the middle. We thought our readers would be interested in the question and answer. Erik Elvejord, director of public relations for Holland America Line, informed us… read more of “When was…”
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Set aside what you’re doing for a moment, and come with me. Together, we will board Holland America Line’s brand new Eurodam for a virtual cruise. I’ll give you a few minutes to pack. Let me know when you’re ready.
Because of the historic nature of the day, Philippine President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo has made time in her schedule to meet with the executives of Holland America to show her appreciation for all that Holland America is doing to encourage the hiring and training of Philippine workers for its ships. The chaotic streets of Manila give… read more of “Reporter’s…”
Stein Kruse, president and CEO of Holland America Line, was presented with two separate awards while he was in Miami, Fla., last week attending the Cruise Shipping Miami convention. Holland America Line President and CEO Stein Kruse (left) accepted the 2009 Cruise Vision Award from St. John’s Mayor Dennis O’Keefe at a ceremony at the… read more of “Stein Kruse Accepts…”
It’s early and we are leaving plenty of time to reach the offices of United Philippine Lines, the company that provides support and recruitment for all the Filipino crew and officers aboard the ships of Holland America Line. Today we will tour the offices where all Filipino personnel aboard the ships are processed. Here the… read more of “Reporter’s…”