Jacqui Nobile, Senior Destination Services Operations Manager Marella Cruises – TUI

Jacqui Nobile is the Senior Destination Services Operations Manager for Marella Cruises. Jacqui started her career with TUI (previously Thomson Holidays) over 25 years ago, after graduating from the University of Bournemouth with a degree in Tourism Studies. Following a number of years working overseas, she boarded her first cruise ship in 1997 and fell in love with the sea!  Having spent a few years working onboard, she returned to the UK and moved into the TUI head office.

Since 2004, she’s been an integral part of the Marella Cruises team investigating and setting up new homeports in addition to the end to end delivery of the shore excursion programme. Now labelled Destination Services her main focus remains on the contracting, product, promotion and operational delivery of this department, in addition to itinerary planning and port selection for the Marella Cruises fleet in all deployment areas.