Board Secretary

AVP, National/Strategic Accounts & Trade Relations, North America, Celebrity Cruises

Ron leads the consortia, strategic account and trade relation efforts within the industry. In his past role as Director, Global Corporate & Charter Sales his team managed double digit growth every year and Celebrity’s charter business attracted some of the leading Fortune 500 corporations in North America, and also incredible brands for re?sale charters. Gulaskey previously served as Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. Director, Northeast Field Sales and prior to that senior sales and marketing roles for Polaroid Corporation in the consumer & commercial divisions.

Ron won the 2017 Spirit of NACTA ? Supplier Liaison of the Year award and in 2018 became the 1st travel supplier to achieve the coveted ASTA Verified Travel Advisor designation. He earned a bachelor’s degree in marketing and business logistics from Pennsylvania State University and he also has an MBA from George Mason University. He serves as a Board of Director for South Florida JDRF (Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation), Keiser University MBA Advisory Board and is a Co-Chair for the ASTA Proud Partner Committee.

Video interview with
Ron Gulaskey