Arnold Deutschl has over 30 years of cruise, travel, hospitality and 12 years real estate industry experience. After graduating from a well-known Austrian hotel industry college, he held positions at several upscale hotels in Germany and Great Britain.
In 1975 Arnold began his cruise industry career with five-star plus Royal Viking Line. In the course of over sixteen years, he served in numerous management capacities aboard all of the ships of Royal Viking Line, his last three positions Maitre d'Hotel, Food and Beverage Manager and Hotel Director aboard the ultra-deluxe Royal Viking Sun, now named the Prinsendam of Holland America. In his last position, Arnold managed the entire onboard hotel operations for seven hundred fifty passengers and over four hundred crew. During his time with Royal Viking Line, he was involved in numerous charter projects, including the global sales convention for Toyota Corporation, international incentive arrangements for Digital Corporation and the site inspection for the pre planning for General Electric's NBC Barcelona Olympic charter of the Royal Viking Sun.
After leaving Royal Viking Line in 1991 he was actively involved in the start-up of Distinctive Voyages International, Inc., a "Cruises Only" travel company. The company specialized marketing deluxe cruises to the international market, with offices in Maine and Queensland, Australia. DVI became in a very short time an API/Virtuoso member and Arnold gained extensive experience in the corporate and leisure travel industry. In addition to being actively involved in the operation of DVI, in 1992, upon returning from Australia to the United States, he joined Regency Cruises as Manager of Hotel Operations and was later promoted to Director of Hotel Operations. During his time with Regency he managed the hotel operations of five ships of the Regency fleet and coordinated Tandy Corporation's Radio Shack charter of the Regent Rainbow and a variety of alumni and religious group charters.
Upon leaving Regency Cruises in 1995, he incorporated Creative Cruise Projects International with the purpose of marketing cruise ships to corporations and associations worldwide. In 1996 he was invited to join Cruise Holdings as Director of Hotel Operation Projects during the take-over of Dolphin Cruise Lines. Until 1999 he held several senior hotel management positions with the new Premier Cruises, both aboard ships and shore side. In 2000 he joined Imperial Majesty Cruise Line's startup team as Director of Hotel Operations, the company operating 2-day timeshare cruises from Fort Lauderdale to Nassau, Bahamas. Since leaving Imperial Majesty Cruise Line in 2001, he returned to Creative Cruise Projects International and has advised a number of domestic and international clients on various cruise projects as well as brokered the sale of several cruise vessels. Clients can be assured that Arnold will provide his personal attention and professional commitment to projects HE is involved in. As to our "Modus Operandi", please see our Code of Ethics.
SINCE 2005 ARNOLD IS A LICENSED FLORIDA REALTOR AND HAS WORKED AS A REALTOR AT KELLER WILLIAMS, CORAL SHORE, ZIP REALTY, SEISS REAL ESTATE AND IN 2017 JOINED BERKSHIRE HATHAWAY HOME SERVICES www.berkshirehathawayhs.com IN PALM BEACH GARDENS, FLORIDA.
From 2009 to present off-and-on he held Hotel Manager positions with a European river ship company, operating several seasons in the Antarctica and Arctic onboard a luxury ice class expedition vessel as well as being the Hotel Manager with two sail-ship companies.