Scottsdale, AZ. September 16, 2020 – International Cruise & Excursions, Inc. (“ICE”) today announced that Alan Josephs joined the company as Chief Product Officer on August 3, 2020. Mr. Josephs was most recently the Chief Product & Marketing Officer at Switchfly, a travel and loyalty e-commerce company for travel brands, and will be responsible at ICE for product strategy and innovation for the products and technology solutions.
“Alan is a well-known leader, with a strong track record for driving performance and leading successful product and go-to-market teams at high growth travel companies. He brings a customer-centric mindset with proven operational experience and a passion for product strategy,” said Mike Nelson, newly appointed CEO for ICE.
“I am excited to join the team at ICE and, once again, to work alongside Mike Nelson,” said Alan Josephs. He is a trusted leader with the unique ability to identify, align and drive business growth strategies—and the timing couldn’t be better to advance ICE’s world-class product strategy and transform our user experience, maximizing customer value.”
ICE has proven to be a highly resilient travel distribution company over the past year and is well-positioned to build on the 20+ year history of innovation and industry leadership. As they pursue growth with existing and new customers across a range of different markets, they will further penetrate international markets and broaden their offerings with new products and enhanced technology.
International Cruise & Excursions, Inc. (ICE) is an international leisure travel and lifestyle benefits organization with a global network of premier corporate, leisure, and affinity-based alliance partners. We are a market leader leveraging innovative technology to deliver travel-based benefit programs to tens of millions of consumers worldwide. In 2018 ICE acquired SOR Technology, enabling new platform enhancements and broad-scale internationalization capabilities. In 2019 it acquired WMPH Vacations, a large-scale, online retail travel company specializing in the distribution of cruise vacations. Our scalable travel and loyalty solutions are used by many of the world’s most respected global brands. ICE creates and manages customized B2B2C and B2C vacation and leisure-centric programs in 20+ languages and 45+ currencies from 11 global offices in the US, Australia, Belize, India, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Portugal, and the UK. Learn more about ICE at www.iceenterprise.com.