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Hornblower Cruises and Events Overview

San Francisco, CA
1001 to 5000 employees
1984
Company - Private
Travel & Tourism
$100 to $500 million (USD) per year
Entertainment Cruises, New York Water Taxi, Flagship Cruises & Events

Working at Hornblower Cruises and Events

Hornblower Cruises & Events has been the leading yacht and public dining cruise company in the United States for more than 32 years.

The San Francisco-based organization operates more than 60 vessels in northern California, southern ... Read more

Mission: Creating amazing experiences.

Here at Hornblower we deliver on the promise of providing amazing experiences to our guests and to help our employees grow and succeed.

Hornblower Cruises and Events Reviews

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  • "Why work on land, when you can cruise? Hornblower is fair and fun!"

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    I have been working at Hornblower Cruises and Events full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Many crew members have been with the company 20 years or more, a testament to keeping people happy and growing.

    Cons

    Tour and Travel industry jobs are not the highest paying jobs, if you're in it for the money, the sales organization has the best potential for growth.

    Advice to Management

    Advance the Q2, quality training, increase distribution of Admirals passes for good work and extra efforts, spotlight more of efforts with community.

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Hornblower Cruises and Events Interviews

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    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New York, NY
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    Application

    The process took 8+ weeks. I interviewed at Hornblower Cruises and Events (New York, NY).

    Interview

    Fill out paper work, talk to idiot HR managers who don't know how to properly screen candidates. After mentioning all the interview answers, I was asked to leave and return with a different version of my resume with the names and information of the restaurants. I won't be returning for a 4th time after this third slap in the face insult.

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