CruiseOne® Executives Recognized For Travel Industry and Community Contributions


Oct 07, 2014

CruiseOne® Executives Recognized

For Travel Industry and Community Contributions

Two Vice Presidents recognized by South Florida Sun Sentinel and Women in EcommerceTM 

Fort Lauderdale, Fla. (October 7, 2014) – CruiseOne®, which is part World Travel Holdings, the world’s largest cruise agency and award-winning leisure travel company, is pleased to announce that two members of its leadership team have been recognized for their contributions to the community, as well as to the travel and franchising industries. South Florida Sun Sentinel honored Vice President of Franchise and Network Development Tim Courtney, CFE with the “Top Workplaces for People on the Move” award, while Women in EcommerceTM recognized Vice President of Marketing Rosemarie Reed as a Digital Marketing Leader at its third annual Golden Mouse Awards.

“Tim and Rosemarie demonstrate on a daily basis the characteristics of strong leaders which enable them to take CruiseOne to new heights — their ingenuity, management, decision-making and more —  and I am thrilled to see outside organizations recognize them for their efforts,” said Debbie Fiorino, senior vice president of CruiseOne.

The South Florida Sun Sentinel’s Top Workplaces for People on the Move Awards honored ten individuals under 45 for their contributions to their organizations and the community. Courtney was recognized for developing CruiseOne’s commitment to diversity and military veterans through internal programs and recruitment; his franchise advocacy efforts which include leadership roles in travel and various committees within the International Franchise Association; his annual record-breaking recruitment rates; and his continuous support of various non-profit and trade organizations.

The Golden Mouse Awards presented by Women in Ecommerce honors 14 South Florida women who successfully leverage the Internet to promote their businesses, organizations and industries while making a difference in the South Florida community. Reed was recognized for her career growth from IT Project Manager to eventually leading the marketing division, where she spearheaded the company’s digitalization of its marketing efforts including the re-branding of the consumer websites and the creation of their mobile-friendly versions, innovative online advertising, email marketing campaigns and more. 

CruiseOne is consistently recognized as a leader in the business, franchise and travel industries. Other distinctions the company has received this year include recognition from various franchise industry and regional publications as a Top Private Company, Veteran-Friendly, Minority-Friendly and more.

People with a passion for travel who want to learn more information about franchise opportunities with CruiseOne should visit or call 888-249-8235.

About CruiseOne®

Celebrating 22 years in business, the home-based travel franchise CruiseOne® is ranked in the top one percent of all franchises worldwide and is a member of the International Franchise Association. As part of World Travel Holdings, the world’s largest cruise agency and award-winning leisure travel company, CruiseOne franchisees are able to offer their customers the lowest possible pricing on vacations with its 100 percent “Best Price and Satisfaction Guarantee.” CruiseOne has received partner of the year, a top-ranking status, by all the major cruise lines including Norwegian Cruise Line®, Royal Caribbean International®, Celebrity Cruises® and Carnival® Cruise Line. For more information on CruiseOne, visit  Like CruiseOne on Facebook at, and follow us on Twitter at @CruiseOneBiz.

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