Scenic Luxury Cruises & Tours has named cruise industry veteran Joni Rein as vice president of U.S. sales and marketing.

Also, the company has hired river cruise veteran Christine Sustreanu to be managing director of global river cruise operations for Scenic and its sister line, Emerald Waterways. 

Rein most recently served as vice president of worldwide sales for Carnival Cruise Line. She has held other executive positions in sales, marketing and business development at Costa Cruises, Renaissance Cruises and Certified Tours. 

Rein will work with salespeople and travel agents to grow Scenic's U.S. source market. She will be based out of the company's Boston office.

Sustreanu will oversee all aspects of Scenic's guest services, from how guests are met at airports to their onboard experiences. She will be based in the company's office in Zug, Switzerland.

She had previously held positions at Grand Circle Cruise Line and served as the managing director of Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection in 2004.

Australian company Scenic Luxury Cruises & Tours is the parent of river cruise lines Scenic and Emerald Waterways, which have a combined fleet of 23 ships that operate in Europe, Russia and Southeast Asia.

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