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A graduate from the Cornell University School of Hotel Administration, Rinat is a veteran of the hospitality industry. As a senior corporate executive with Royal Caribbean International for over 10 years, she clocked more than 1,500 days at sea. The former Head of the Strategic Improvements Group, Rinat identified and implemented new products and services to improve the guest experience and was an integral member of the Newbuild team, involved in the design, construction and takeout of 5 cruise ships, including the Oasis and Allure of the Seas. A consummate traveler with over 50 countries visited, she views this as still having 140+ destinations to explore!
Jan hails from the midst of Germany. With a degree in computer science from TU Darmstadt, he worked for several years as a consultant and project manager and started his first company developing software for Lufthansa. He continued leading IT development projects for European tourism companies with VIISON, including back end services and front end design for LuxAir, before joining ShoreFox. Jan is fluent in more than a dozen languages, although besides German and English most of these are for crunching data and designing comfortable user experiences.
Angie has 20 years experience with Royal Caribbean International, leading and training teams across a portfolio of 22 ships and 40,000 staterooms in global markets. Angie was pivotal in establishing standard operating procedures and training programs for the fleet and managed innovative refurbishment and new build projects that supported the rapid growth of the company. Before joining ShoreFox, Angie pioneered new and improved ways of working for the luxury private home brand, Onefinestay, in London. Angie created and led multi-disciplinary teams and drove process improvements. She is happiest taking photos of amazing sunsets anywhere in the world.
Aryeh Kaplan is senior counsel at Pillsbury, Winthrop, Shaw, Pittman LLP with degrees from Cornell University and Washington University in St. Louis. Aryeh practices law in Miami where he focuses primarily on complex commercial litigation, consumer class actions and product liability defense. Prior to joining Pillsbury, Winthrop, Shaw, Pittman LLP he was an attorney with Boies, Schiller & Flexner LLP, and previously worked as an Assistant State Attorney with the Office of the State Attorney for the 11th Judicial Circuit in Miami, Florida. In his free time, Aryeh is an avid scuba diver.
With more than 20 years of travel industry expertise in both leisure and corporate travel distribution, Eric has a strong track record of applying innovative marketing and technology strategies to help travel professionals work more effectively and efficiently. Prior to becoming CEO of ABC Global Services, Eric was an SVP at Thomas Cook North America, where he managed their Leisure Distribution business. Eric has also held senior-level positions with American Express in its Supplier Relations Group and as Vice President of its U.S. Consulting Services business, focusing on strategic planning, innovative marketing strategies, M&As, and building industry relationships. He has twice been named a rising industry star by Travel Agent magazine.