PONANT to host first NZ roadshow in nearly 2 years

PONANT to host first NZ roadshow in nearly 2 years
Edited by Travel Weekly


    For the first time since November 2022, PONANT will host a one-night only roadshow in Auckland on Wednesday, 7 February 2024.

    After Le Commandant Charcot’s visit to Lyttleton, New Zealand on Monday 5th February, PONANT is set to host an evening at The Hilton, in Auckland’s CBD.

    PONANT will welcome New Zealand-born Belinda Hindmarsh, group deputy CEO of PONANT, to showcase and discuss the upcoming luxury expeditions and experiences offered by the cruise line at the exclusive event.

    This gathering provides an opportunity for attendees to learn more about PONANT’s offerings and engage with the cruise line’s representatives, including Belinda Hindmarsh, who has a personal connection to New Zealand.

    “We are eagerly anticipating the presence of Belinda Hindmarsh at our event in Auckland,” GM sales & marketing (APAC), PONANT, Deb Corbett, said.

    “This occasion holds particular significance as we warmly welcome Belinda back to her native home New Zealand. It’s a unique opportunity for her to immerse herself in the Roadshow alongside our esteemed clients.”

    The Roadshow provides attendees with an opportunity to glean insights from expedition leaders who stand at the forefront of their respective industry.

    Through engaging discussions and first-hand experiences, participants will learn from seasoned experts, gaining in-depth knowledge about the latest advancements, trends, and unparalleled expertise in the field of expeditions.

    Accompanied by PONANT experts, the occasion will spotlight destinations and offer insights into the opulent fleet of vessels.

    Discussion topics will encompass various aspects, including stateroom and suite categories, gastronomic offerings, and the unique lifestyle experienced onboard and ashore Attendees will have front row seats to the unique experiences offered on PONANT’s new and upcoming itineraries that set sail to the farthest flung regions of the Earth, and everything in between, ensuring a trip of a lifetime no matter where on the globe they choose to explore.

    Jorge Villamarin, PONANT’s expedition operations manager APAC, will also be in attendance to share his expertise with guests.

    The roadshow is open for registration HERE.

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