Published on : Monday, December 28, 2020
Amy C. McPherson has been appointed to the Board of Directors at Royal Caribbean Group. McPherson is the Former President and Managing Director of Europe for Marriott International. She is also the former Vice Chair of the Executive Advisory Council at James Madison University College of Business.
McPherson spent more than 30 years in leadership roles at Marriott International, including 10 years of service as the company’s president and managing director of Europe, until her retirement in 2019. While at Marriott, she was recognized as one of 25 outstanding “Women Who Mean Business” by the Washington Business Journal.
At present, she is a principal investor in KidsKnowBest, a full-service creative agency providing strong brand solutions for the social age powered by kids. Speaking about her appointment Richard D. Fain, Chairman and CEO, Royal Caribbean Group.stated that he is honored to welcome Amy to the Board of Directors and shared that her many years of involvement in the growth of the travel industry, as well as her deep experience in the development of international markets, will be a valuable addition to the board.