John Diorio is Virgin Voyages new VP of Sales, North America
John Diorio

John Diorio is Virgin Voyages new VP of Sales, North America

MIAMI — Virgin Voyages has promoted John Diorio to Vice President of Sales for North America.

Prior to his new role, Diorio is credited with assuming the entirety of the North American field sales and managing influential relationships with key partners like CLIA and the American Society of Travel Advisors (ASTA).

In addition to Diorio’s appointment, Shane Riley has been promoted to Vice President of Sales covering the U.K./International market. Virgin Voyages described both Diorio and Riley as “champions for the brand and crucial leaders” as the company continues to grow its footprint and sales presence around the world.

“Over the past several years, Shane and John have demonstrated the ability to produce strategic partnerships and achieve tremendous growth for the company,” says Diana Block Garcia, Senior Vice President of Revenue, Sales and Itinerary. “With an unparalleled approach to sales, both Shane and John have been fundamental members of Virgin Voyages’ sales teams yielding the success of the brand. We’re thrilled to announce their promotions to Vice President.”

Virgin Voyages celebrated the launch of its first ship, Scarlet Lady, at the end of 2021. In March of this year, Valiant Lady will make its debut in Portsmouth, UK before moving to its homeport of Barcelona in Bay for seven-night voyages in the Mediterranean. Then in August 2022, Resilient Lady will hit the high seas, launching from Athens with itineraries through the Adriatic Sea.

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