CruiseJobFinder interviewed the CEO of The CTI Group, which is a cruise line staffing agency. The company services Carnival, Norwegian, Royal Caribbean, Disney, Costa, Crystal, Louis, and Windstar cruise lines as well as The World. They also provide services to many land-based organizations. Also, see Part II of this interview.
Please describe what your company does for cruise lines? What is your role in the staffing process? How does it differ from what the cruise lines are doing?
CTI Group has been providing talented staff and crew for the cruise industry for over 19 years. From our world headquarters in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, CTI Group coordinates with our international branch offices.
We have a total of 8 global offices located in Thailand, Indonesia, Myanmar, Philippines and London, UK. Each office has a special relationship with local business owners, culinary and trade schools, as well as government and embassy officials. As an experienced leader in staffing for the cruise line industry, CTI Group ensures a seamless processing of crew personnel. Recruiting only the most qualified applicants, CTI Group also specializes in arranging travel for their hired employees from anywhere in the world.
For which cruise lines does your company recruit and provide staff?