American Empress Cusine Puts Spotlight on Pacific Northwest

Tuesday, April 29th, 2014 Posted in American Queen Steamboat Company, River Cruise News | Comments Off on American Empress Cusine Puts Spotlight on Pacific Northwest

The American Queen Steamboat Company has  introduced a new culinary program onboard the American Empress, which began her inaugural season April 5, 2014. Staying true to her Pacific Northwest surroundings, the culinary team ... Read more..

Industry Veteran Pamela Harding Joins American Queen Steamboat Company

Tuesday, February 4th, 2014 Posted in American Queen Steamboat Company | Comments Off on Industry Veteran Pamela Harding Joins American Queen Steamboat Company

The American Queen Steamboat Company announced that travel industry executive Pamela Harding has joined the company’s sales team to lead the Pacific Northwest and Western Canada as Regional Sales Director. ... Read more..

American Queen Steamboat Company Enters Refurbishment Preparing for Third Season

Wednesday, January 29th, 2014 Posted in American Queen Steamboat Company | Comments Off on American Queen Steamboat Company Enters Refurbishment Preparing for Third Season

The American Queen Steamboat Company announces refurbishment details of the 432-passenger paddlewheel currently underway at the New Orleans’ Boland Marine Shipyards. As part of the American Queen’s scheduled annual layup, ... Read more..

American Queen Steamboat Company Closes on Purchase of American Empress

Friday, January 17th, 2014 Posted in American Queen Steamboat Company | Comments Off on American Queen Steamboat Company Closes on Purchase of American Empress

The American Queen Steamboat Company has announced the closing on financing and full ownership of its second vessel, the American Empress. The company entered into a purchase agreement of the ... Read more..

American Queen Steamboat Co. explains details about the Empress of the North purchase

Saturday, August 24th, 2013 Posted in American Queen Steamboat Company, River Cruise News | Comments Off on American Queen Steamboat Co. explains details about the Empress of the North purchase

After some confusion and rumors following the announcement of American Queen Steamboat Company about the purchase of the former Empress of the North (now American Empress) in May 2013, American ... Read more..

AQSC partners with National Trust for Historic Preservation

Wednesday, May 22nd, 2013 Posted in American Queen Steamboat Company | Comments Off on AQSC partners with National Trust for Historic Preservation

The American Queen Steamboat Company (AQSC) announce a partnership with the National Trust for Historic Preservation that is intended to help preserve American heritage, culture and promote National Treasures. As ... Read more..

Empress of the North becomes “American Empress”, joins American Queen Steamboat Company’s fleet

Wednesday, May 22nd, 2013 Posted in American Queen Steamboat Company | Comments Off on Empress of the North becomes “American Empress”, joins American Queen Steamboat Company’s fleet

[caption id="attachment_295" align="alignleft" width="150"] Empress of the North, now American Empress[/caption] The American Queen Steamboat Company announces the purchase of the Empress of the North from the U.S. Maritime Administration (MARAD) ... Read more..

American Queen Steamboat Company Launches New Brochure

Wednesday, February 27th, 2013 Posted in American Queen Steamboat Company | Comments Off on American Queen Steamboat Company Launches New Brochure

The American Queen Steamboat Company is debuting its new 2013 deluxe brochure. The new 32-page brochure chronicles the journeys of the American Queen, the largest riverboat in the world. It ... Read more..

American Queen Announces Baseball Legends Journeys For Summer 2013

Friday, February 15th, 2013 Posted in American Queen Steamboat Company | Comments Off on American Queen Announces Baseball Legends Journeys For Summer 2013

The American Queen Steamboat Company has announced two Baseball Legends journeys for 2013 during which guests will hear the inside stories of some of the sport’s greatest plays from special ... Read more..

Ted Sykes becomes President and COO of American Queen Steamboat Company

Tuesday, January 8th, 2013 Posted in American Queen Steamboat Company | Comments Off on Ted Sykes becomes President and COO of American Queen Steamboat Company

American Queen Steamboat Company Chairman and CEO John Waggoner announced the appointment of Ted Sykes as President and Chief Operating Officer of the company. In his new role, Sykes will oversee ... Read more..