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ROTARY TO HEAR CARNIVAL LINE EXEC GIORA ISRAEL

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Feb. 19, 2002 – Giora Israel, who was general manager of Coral World in the 1980s and is now vice president, strategic planning for Carnival Corp., will be guest speaker at the Rotary of St. Thomas meeting Thursday, Feb. 21, at noon at the Marriott Frenchman's Reef.
Following his post in St. Thomas, Israel was next assigned to the Bahamas.
In 1990 he became a cruise industry consultant, and in 1992 he joined Carnival Corp. when he has engaged in a variety of international activities for the line in Europe and elsewhere. In his present position, he is involved with Carnival's international expansion, and with strategic developments relating to ports, serving as president of Carnival's Port Development Group. He also heads Carnival's Mexican Port Operation Company.
Israel has served as guest speaker in many international forums on tourism and the cruise industry in over a dozen countries.
A graduate of Tadmor Hotel College in Herzliah, he has also been guest lecturer at universities, including the University of the West Indies, and served as a visiting fellow at both the Oxford and Cambridge Cruise Academy.
In 1999 Israel, in collaboration with Dr. Lawrence Miller of Florida International University in Miami, published the first dictionary of the cruise industry in London.

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