While Prinsendam was in Callao, Lima, we held our New Hire and Service Award Luncheon for January in the La Fontaine dining room. We had 26 new hires to the company and 18 service awards to present, seven 10-year awards, seven 15-year awards and four 20-year awards. It was a great opportunity to welcome those… read more of “Prinsendam Honors…”
Tag: Staff & Crew
Here is Maasdam‘s Nautical/Deck Department minus the (officer of the watch) on the bow.
These photos were taken during Amsterdam’s double call at Half Moon Cay with Eurodam on December 21 and with Prinsendam on December 23. The weather was nice and as you know the island is still 1st place for many good reasons including its sandy beaches and water sports. Enjoy the photos!
On January 10, Maasdam held a service award ceremony for our loyal team members to celebrate their milestones with Holland America Line. Congratulations to all for reaching such impressive milestones and we wish you many, many more. Jaime de Castro-van der Loo is Maasdam human resources manager.
Congrats to Veendam’s Hotel Director Bert van Mackelenbergh for having his amazing photo featured in the National Park Services ad promos. Great work, Bert!
You can never be too young to sport a cool HAL logo onesie! Here is Rowan, Captain van Donselaar’s son, looking very stylish! Thanks to mom Pam for sending in this cute photo.
Carsten Korch, Chief Editor and Founder of Peru this Week, is currently sailing aboard Veendam’s 21-Day South America and Antarctica Holiday Voyage with his family. While aboard the ship he will chronicle his cruising experience for us on the blog. Enjoy! Meet Barbara Przybys, personal trainer on board ms Veendam, born in Poland in 1983…. read more of “Cruise Diary: Meet…”
Last month in Tauranga, New Zealand, 11 crew members from the Oosterdam went on a crew tour to the Hobbiton Movie Set where the Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit were filmed. Everyone had a great time. Joe Reina is Oosterdam’s human resources manager.