Lindblad Expeditions Holdings, Inc. has hired Kathi Riddle as its new senior vice president of sales and revenue management. In her new role, Riddle will lead revenue management, as well as travel advisor, affinity group and charter, and wholesales sales efforts for the cruise line.
Prior to joining Lindblad Expeditions, Riddle most recently served as vice president of business transformation, consumer products, games & publishing, at The Walt Disney Company. During her 27-year tenure there, she held several leadership roles. Riddle was also a key player in The Walt Disney Company's acquisition of National Geographic and worked with the team at National Geographic Expeditions and 21st Century Fox on the integration.
"We are thrilled to welcome Kathi and her many years of decorated leadership into the Lindblad Expeditions family," said Noah Brodsky, chief commercial officer at Lindblad Expeditions. "Expedition cruising is undeniably the travel trend of the decade, which has created a world of possibilities for our company, and the many adventure seekers who want to responsibly explore the wild and wonderful world."