our story

ready to enhance your operation

We love river cruises. No other travel style has such a perfect balance of intimacy, through limited capacity on small ships, welcoming atmosphere, convenience of vessels that dock in the heart of each stop just steps from acclaimed sites, vibrance of city hot spots, and charm of villages waiting to be discovered. 

We have been in the trenches for decades with this travel style – from an exclusive niche product to a mass market offering with all of its benefits and challenges. We have seen money spent on unneeded projects and ideas, and money cut from features important to the guest experience. Often, those poor decisions were made by people without frontline experience.

The global pandemic turned river cruise operations upside-down, providing us with a unique opportunity
to show existing operators an improved way to do things. 
Our proven team of river cruise experts is ready to jump in wherever needed to ensure your organizational objectives align properly with your product, destinations, and overall guest experience.

We have the means and tools to create any type of river cruise, and we can provide the right level of assistance to meet your specific needs. Far from a fire-and-forget approach, we accompany you through
the entire process, ending with feedback, evaluation, and success! 

team vision 

river cruise competence

We are a team of river cruise and tourism veterans whose average industry experience exceeds 30 years. United in the belief that river cruising is the very best way to encounter new places, people, and cultures, we know what guests want and how to provide desirable services without wasting money. How? Because our team has done it all…operations, back office, product planning & packaging, marketing, and strategic product development & innovations, ship building, charter, etc.

Beyond our team, we stand with an impressive network of partners – people who share our approach to things like sustainability and who assist whenever we need them. From these partnerships we can provide you with high-caliber specialists who will craft the best and most personalized solutions to fit your needs.

Want us to build your operation and train your team? We’re happy to help. Looking for someone to provide services? We can do that, too! The possibilities are limitless. Just let us know what you’re looking for – open conversation and absolute transparency are part of our DNA!