Condon will be responsible for managing and increasing sales, marketing, and revenue and product development for Star Clippers nationally.
Diana Siderova, Star Clippers Australia Sales & Marketing Manager, said, “We are very excited to welcome Roger to our team. Star Clippers will benefit immensely from his years of travel, marketing and sales experience”.
Condon joins the Star Clippers team from the Cruise Division at Discover the World, representing clients including Hurtigruten Coastal Norway, Hurtigruten Explorer/Expeditions, Swan Hellenic, Voyages of Discovery, Hebridean Island Cruises plus many more. Condon served as the Manager at Discover the World, overseeing national sales, events, product development and national leadership and training of sales teams.
Condon comes to Star Clippers with over 20 years’ experience within the travel industry, in both national and international markets. He has held several management positions at Discover the World, and management positions at Select Tours Australia where he was responsible for the sourcing new tour programs, strengthening relationships with existing providers plus overseeing the submission of proposals throughout Australia.
Condon holds a Nova Southeastern University for International Tourism and Hospitality- Customer service qualification plus various other travel and cruise industry credentials.
He said, “I am looking forward to develop the relationships and knowledge about such a popular product in the Australian market that offers the best in tall ship sailing throughout the globe.”