Carnival’s Senior Cruise Director and popular blogger John Heald is featured in an upcoming webisode of the “Onboard With Carnival” series hosted by Carnival’s Senior Vice President of Sales and Guest Services Lynn Torrent.  The interview is featured on Carnival’s travel agent Internet portal, BookCCL.com.


          In the interview, Heald talks about his role in the recent “Fun Crowd” events in Dallas and Philadelphia, during which Carnival set Guinness World Records for the largest beach ball and piñata, respectively. Footage from the events is featured in Carnival’s new TV commercials that began airing December 25.


          Heald also speaks about his popular blog and his upcoming Bloggers Cruise aboard the Carnival Fantasy in February 2009.  


          The “talk show” format of “On Board with Carnival” provides viewers with an opportunity to learn more about Carnival Cruise Lines based on interviews with people from a variety of different areas within the company. Past guests have included Carnival Cruise Lines President and CEO Gerry Cahill and Senior Vice President of Marketing and Guest Experience Ruben Rodriguez, as well as Carnival Corporation & plc Chairman and CEO Micky Arison.