Uniworld has replaced key account manager James Howlett with former Scenic and Emerald Waterways’ national sales manager Dawn Quinn.

Quinn will join a five-strong trade sales team led by UK managing director Chris Townson and start her position on Monday (September 16).

She will be responsible for trade relationships at Uniworld and sister line’s U River Cruises and report into national sales manager Rachel Healey.

Quinn, who was national sales manager at Scenic and Emerald Waterways for the past four years, replaces outgoing key account manager James Howlett – who is to join escorted touring specialist Collette.

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Townson said: “We’re thrilled to bring Dawn on board, and I’m looking forward to her working closely with our dedicated Uniworld and U account managers to grow our partner relationships even further.

“I worked with Dawn at Scenic where she successfully managed the top accounts and secured a number of new relationships.

“I’ve already spoken to many of our key trade partners and they are delighted to hear Dawn is now working for Uniworld.”