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"I have worked with Ming over the years and have always been impressed by her approach on how to help grow an organization's cruise business.  Ming has a deep understanding of the industry and how to ensure a retail partner can set themselves out from the pack with their value proposition to the consumer market. Ming is a partner that we look forward to working with for many years to come."

Chad Kowalenko, District Sales Manager Western Canada - Celebrity Cruises

"I have had the pleasure of working with Ming and have always been impressed with her incredible organizational skills. She is very confident at compiling strategic marketing plans and how to achieve desired goals. I would recommend her services to anyone in need of a "Cruise Coach"

Wade Menard, Business Development Manager - Princess Cruises and Cunard Line 

"Working with Ming on any project is done with great ease and always painless. We can discuss ideas and she executes them beautifully to make them a reality. Her follow up is flawless, and she knows what she’s talking about. She’s prepared, she’s quick and she’s a treasure to work with."  

Cathy Denroche, Regional Sales Director, Western Canada - Oceania Cruises

"Ming taught me everything I needed to know about cruises. She had introduced our agency to selling cruises and now we are one of the top producers in Western Canada. She is my mentor and will always continue to inspire me with her love and passion for cruising."  

Kay Jurgielewicz, Marketing & Product Coordinator - Jubilee Travel


"Ming is a subject matter expert in the cruise industry. She is well versed in product, marketing, promotions, supplier relations and training. She is well regarded by suppliers and would be an asset to any company."

Linda Messina, Director, Product and Promotions - Expedia CruiseShipCenters

"Under Ming's guidance and leadership, she made a difference in boosting cruise sales by training agents and providing sound advice. She was our "go to" cruise expert. I have no hesitation in recommending her to any organization looking for a professional with established connections with the cruise lines."

Donella Chong, Leisure Travel Consultant and ACC - Uniglobe OneTravel

"Ming has assisted me greatly in becoming a cruise specialist. She has been extremely motivating over the years and I cannot thank her enough for the knowledge she has passed along to me." 

Eric Van Meter, Vacation Travel Consultant - Uniglobe One Travel


Cruise Line PARTNERs

"If you are looking for a “Cruise Coach” who is trustworthy, dependable and efficient, look no further. I have come to know Ming through the years as a wealth of knowledge about cruising and industry trends. Ming is well-versed with all cruise brands in the market and she can take your cruise business to the next level through her tactical planning and strategic thinking."

Ramon Jacinto, Business Development Manager BC AB & SK - Norwegian Cruise Line


ABOUT ming


Ming Tappin, ACM

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