Driven by a passion for innovation and challenging the status-quo, Brandon is a dynamic leader with an uncommon background spanning Senior roles in Revenue & Operations, Analytics & Strategy, Finance & Continuous Improvement. With prior oversight for 400+ team members & full P&L accountability as Managing Director of Polynesian Adventure Tours, the largest Tour and Transportation company in Hawaii, Brandon is currently Head of Revenue Optimization for Royal Caribbean Cruise Line.
During his professional career, Brandon has been consistently recruited to lead multiple, incredibly diverse positions over his decade + in the Travel & Hospitality industry. With prior analytic oversight for 15,000+ employees & $1B in revenues & costs - overseeing business units worldwide - Brandon has played in integral part in the roll-out of countless initiatives and programs which aided Norwegian Cruise Line in its largest confirmed growth period during the company’s nearly 50 year history. More recently, he was recruited to create the Finance & Accounting Organization for Richard Branson's latest startup with Virgin.
When Managing Director of Norwegian's Hawaiian Subsidiaries, Brandon had full P&L accountability & led an organization that produced exponential growth during his tenure, far outpacing published rates of analogous tourism in Hawaii. In recent years, Brandon also led the efforts in creating Norwegian’s first Continuous Improvement program, ultimately leading to an entirely new division for the organization which focuses on Lean / Six Sigma (or ‘Kaizen’) Training initiatives.
Academically, Brandon has acquired a Masters of Business Administration, and a Bachelor of Science in Finance, both from the University of Florida.