WOBURN, Mass. --
Online vacation packager and cruise seller NLG eliminated about 50
positions, primarily in its corporate office here, last week.
At the same time,
a spokeswoman said, the company started hiring for about 250 sales
and service-related jobs.
clearly that there's a need to realign our capital and employee
resources to aggressively grow our cruise business," the
spokeswoman said. "The way to do that is to focus on -- the sales
and service staff, really to support the increased sales call
which account for about 4% of all jobs company wide, came a week
after NLG's co-CEO Brad Gerstner resigned to move to an online
search start-up company.
NLG owns cruise
retail brands CruisesOnly, CruiseOne and Cruises Inc.
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