Gerry Cahill, Lindsey Wilkerson, Captain Giovanni Cutugno

Gerry Cahill, Lindsey Wilkerson, Captain Giovanni Cutugno

Following the formal naming ceremony for the Carnival Magic Sunday, May 1, 2011, in Venice, Italy, Carnival Cruise Lines President and CEO Gerry Cahill, left, poses with godmother At the naming ceremony for the Carnival Magic Sunday, May 1, 2011, in Venice, Italy, Lindsey Wilkerson, center, and and Carnival Magic Captain Giovanni Cutugno. Wilkerson is a former patient of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital and now an employee and an ambassador of the organization; The choice of Wilkerson as godmother is a tribute to Carnival’s ongoing partnership with St. Jude, one of the world’s premier centers for the research and treatment of pediatric cancer and other catastrophic diseases. The 130,000-ton Carnival Magic is to operate a schedule of seven- to 12-day Mediterranean voyages from Barcelona this summer before repositioning to Galveston, Texas, for year-round seven-day Caribbean departures in November. Photo by Andy Newman/Carnival Cruise Lines