An expert in international cruise line and hotel management, Dietmar Wertanzl has spent more than three decades in the hospitality industry. He currently serves as the executive vice president of hotel and commercial operations at FleetPro Ocean Leisure, a Stateside division of FleetPro Passenger Ship Management. A certified hotelier in Austria, Dietmar Wertanzl is also a certified hotel administrator through the American Hotel & Motel Association. In addition, he maintains memberships with industry organizations such as the Cornell Hotel Society, Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association International, and the Educational Institute of the American Hotel and Motel Association.
Due to his wealth of experience, Mr. Wertanzl has been invited to lecture and teach at various venues, including the Cornell University School of Hotel Administration and NOVA Southeastern University. He is also a regular speaker at events ranging from SeaTrade to Cruise & Ferry conferences.
In his spare time, Dietmar Wertanzl enjoys playing tennis and ping-pong. Both sports serve as a form of relaxation when he is away from work. Mr. Wertanzl also likes to read and go on bike rides.