Dawn Quinn is to join Uniworld and U River Cruises as key accounts manager. She will join a trade team of five, led by managing director, Chris Townson.
Quinn was previously at national sales manager at Scenic & Emerald Waterways. She will report into Rachel Healey, national sales manager at Uniworld and U.
Her appointment follows the departure of James Howlett, who has moved to Collette.
Chris Townson, managing director of Uniworld said: “We’re thrilled to bring Dawn on board, and I’m looking forward to her working closely with our dedicated Uniworld and U account managers to grow our partner relationships even further. I worked with Dawn at Scenic where she successfully managed the top accounts and secured a number of new relationships. I’ve already spoken to many of our key trade partners and they are delighted to hear Dawn is now working for Uniworld.”
Quinn added: “I’m really looking forward to supporting Chris, Rachel and the rest of the team, and introducing this award-winning brand to a new pool of agents in the UK. It’s a pleasure to be working on a brand which is widely recognised as the most luxurious river cruise line in the world, and an operator like U which is bringing cruising to a whole new generation of travellers.”
Dawn Quinn will join the Uniworld and U River Cruises team on 16 September 2019.