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Published on : Tuesday, July 28, 2015
CruiseOne and Cruises Inc, which are part of World Travel Holdings — the world’s largest cruise agency and award-winning leisure travel company, has announced that Robert Stephens, the founder of Geek Squad, will be the keynote speaker at its 2015 National Conference which takes place the week of November 14, 2015 aboard the brand new Norwegian Escape.
“Technology and travel are two industries that have many similarities because they are constantly growing and evolving. I am thrilled to illustrate these parallels and use my small business success story as a way to inspire CruiseOne franchisees and Cruises Inc. agents in their entrepreneurial journey,” said Robert Stephens, founder of Geek Squad.
Stephens’ will share how his series of small successes ultimately transformed Geek Squad into a growing business with national presence in Best Buy stores nationwide and in Canada. His keynote will focus on motivating attendees to think differently and approach their business from a new perspective.
“I had the opportunity to hear Robert Stephens present and he is an insightful presenter who has a knack for connecting with people and influencing them to think outside the box,” said Drew Daly, general manager of network engagement and performance for CruiseOne and Cruises Inc. “With the theme of Connect, this year’s National Conference is the perfect setting for his presentation because our vacation specialists can build upon his message throughout the week as they participate in our specially-designed training program.”
The weeklong National Conference at sea provides vacation specialists the opportunity to connect with each other, suppliers and the corporate headquarters team to network, learn more about industry updates and brainstorm new ways to continue their business development. More than 30 interactive workshops and seminars will be offered, ranging from social media and sales strategies to product updates, technology support and more. Agents can also receive credit from Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) for several of the classes, which count toward accreditation as a Certified Cruise Counselor by CLIA.
Use the #ConnectConference hashtag to follow the excitement leading up to the annual CruiseOne and Cruises Inc. conference, as well as for updates during the week at sea.