Kuoni appoints Dean Harvey as marketing director

Kuoni has appointed Dean Harvey as its new marketing director.

Harvey joins from advertising agency Designate where he was digital development director working on campaigns for clients including Mark Warner, Travelzoo and Disney, as well as on the Kuoni account.

His appointment comes following the departure of Steven Seddon who has left to join river cruise line Scenic.

Harvey said: “The shape of the Kuoni business has changed significantly in recent years and it’s an exciting time to be joining one of the most prestigious brands in travel at this point in its evolution.

“I’m looking forward to working with the team to continue to realise the potential of this brand, which has customer service at its core.

“We’ll be focused on creating and delivering stand-out campaigns and effective marketing that will attract new and existing customers to our stunning collection of holidays.”

Derek Jones, managing director of Kuoni, said: “Dean has a fantastic track record and I’m delighted to welcome him to the executive team. 

“As part of the DER Touristik group, we are looking to invest in and grow Kuoni in the UK market, which means being seamless between our online and offline customer experience. 

“As a premium worldwide travel company, its essential our brand continues to evolve and Dean’s role will be pivotal to the business as we develop in the UK market.”

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