Author: Lindsay James

Lindsay has worked in publishing and advertising for well over a decade, and wouldn’t want to be anywhere else. On a daily basis she can be found interviewing CEOs, writing features for a wide variety of magazines, producing copy for marketing collateral, organising content and meeting tight production schedules.

Why business is booming at Tillberg Design of Sweden

Why business is booming at Tillberg Design of Sweden
By Lindsay James | Monday, January 21, 2019

With an enviable client list spanning some of the biggest names in the cruise industry, business is thriving. Lindsay James spoke to Fredrik Johansson to find out more

Fredrik Johansson discusses the firm’s success and its enviable client list spanning some of the biggest names in the cruise industry

The major growth of tourism in Cork

The major growth of tourism in Cork
By Lindsay James | Thursday, January 10, 2019

The Port of Cork is well poised for growth after a very exciting 2018 in terms of cruise ships and passengers. The confirmed bookings for 2019 mean that the year to come will be even better

Port of Cork is poised for growth after a successful 2018 and more bookings for 2019

How AD Associates is creating inspiring spaces at sea

How AD Associates is creating inspiring spaces at sea
By Lindsay James | Monday, January 7, 2019

Some of the London-based design firm’s leading executives tell us about the project to deliver Crystal Cruises’ first luxury expedition yacht

Design firm's executives discuss the project to deliver Crystal Cruises’ first luxury expedition yacht

Forbo Flooring: Resilience meets style

Forbo Flooring: Resilience meets style
By Lindsay James | Wednesday, January 2, 2019

The flooring provider has unveiled a number of new products that prove that functional solutions don’t have to compromise on style

Flooring provider’s new products prove functional solutions don’t have to compromise on style

Portland Port’s Queens Pier improvement project to go ahead

Portland Port’s Queens Pier improvement project to go ahead
By Lindsay James | Friday, December 21, 2018

Plans include the deepening of the seabed and construction of a new mooring dolphin

How De Jorio Design International is evolving interior design

How De Jorio Design International is evolving interior design
By Lindsay James | Monday, November 26, 2018

Marco de Jorio tells Lindsay James about the changes he’s witnessed over the years and explains why he’s excited about the future

Marco de Jorio outlines the changes he’s witnessed in passenger ships over the years

Holland America Line’s Nieuw Statendam completes sea trials

Holland America Line’s Nieuw Statendam completes sea trials
By Lindsay James | Friday, August 31, 2018

The Pinnacle Class ship has now returned to Fincantieri's Marghera shipyard

Bolidt completes five major refurbishment projects

Bolidt completes five major refurbishment projects
By Lindsay James | Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Synthetic flooring and decking company has seven further jobs slated for the year to come

Unprecedented demand for high-quality design

Unprecedented demand for high-quality design
By Lindsay James | Friday, August 10, 2018

Fredrik Johansson of Tillberg Design of Sweden reflects on a busy 2017 and explains what he believes keeps customers coming back to the company

Fredrik Johansson of Tillberg Design of Sweden reflects on what keeps customers coming back

Costa Cruises and Fincantieri celebrate float-out of Costa Venezia

Costa Cruises and Fincantieri celebrate float-out of Costa Venezia
By Lindsay James | Friday, June 22, 2018

The new ship is the first to be designed and built specifically for the Chinese market

French cruise company Ponant takes delivery of Le Lapérouse

French cruise company Ponant takes delivery of Le Lapérouse
By Lindsay James | Monday, June 18, 2018

The first ship in the Explorers series is the result of teamwork with Vard and Fincantieri

P&O Ferries launches mobile app to improve customer experience

P&O Ferries launches mobile app to improve customer experience
By Lindsay James | Monday, June 18, 2018

The solution will be available to passengers sailing on the English Channel, North Sea and Irish Sea  

Creating a cruise experience like no other in Miami

Creating a cruise experience like no other in Miami
By Lindsay James | Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Juan Kuryla, PortMiami’s director and CEO, takes some time out of his busy schedule to tell Lindsay James why PortMiami is so successful

Juan Kuryla, PortMiami’s director and CEO, explains why the US port is so successful

PXP shares the benefits of a payments processing overhaul

PXP shares the benefits of a payments processing overhaul
By Lindsay James | Monday, April 30, 2018

PXP recently implemented its ANYpay solution at one of the UK’s biggest multi-brand cruise and shipping companies, resulting in a number of significant benefits

PXP recently implemented its ANYpay solution at one of the UK’s biggest multi-brand cruise companies

When cruise line dreams come true in Asia

When cruise line dreams come true in Asia
By Lindsay James | Monday, January 29, 2018

Having established itself as the first Asian luxury cruise line, Dream Cruises has witnessed growing success since launching late last year. Thatcher Brown tells Lindsay James how the company is appealing to its discerning passengers

Dream Cruises has witnessed growing success since launching late last year


A look at a record-breaking 2017 at Portland Port

A look at a record-breaking 2017 at Portland Port
By Lindsay James | Tuesday, January 2, 2018

Since the arrival of general manager Ian McQuade, Portland Port – situated on England’s south coast – has witnessed remarkable growth within the cruise sector

Since the arrival of general manager Ian McQuade, the UK port has witnessed remarkable growth 

Asia’s first Tiffany & Co can be found on Dream Cruises’ World Dream

Asia’s first Tiffany & Co can be found on Dream Cruises’ World Dream
By Lindsay James | Monday, December 18, 2017

Guests can shop in the luxury jewellery boutique or indulge in a Tiffany & Co high tea 

Özata shipyard is breaking new ground in the cruise industry

Özata shipyard is breaking new ground in the cruise industry
By Lindsay James | Thursday, December 14, 2017

Against the odds, Özata shipyard has not only delivered on the US$137 million contract for Izmir Metropolitan Municipality, but has established itself as a leader in the industry. Hulusi Ataseven tells Lindsay James how

Turkish yard has delivered on the US$137 million contract for Izmir Metropolitan Municipality

PortMiami is quickly becoming the world’s cruise capital

PortMiami is quickly becoming the world’s cruise capital
By Lindsay James | Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Modern cruising began more than 50 years ago at PortMiami, and there’s no doubt that the cruise capital continues to expand as the world’s leading cruise port

Modern cruising began over 50 years ago at PortMiami and the cruise capital is still expanding 

Helping cruise passengers to find unspoilt treasures in Canada

Helping cruise passengers to find unspoilt treasures in Canada
By Lindsay James | Thursday, November 23, 2017

Prince Edward Island continually ranks among the most popular ports of call with many cruise lines, Craig Sulis from Tourism PEI explains why

Prince Edward Island continually ranks among the most popular ports of call with many cruise lines