At Seaside Events, our mission is to work closely with our customers to create the most inspiring, stimulating and memorable group event!!...Contact us to start planning your next great event.
Our Expertise & Memberships
SeaSide Events is a fully accredited member of the CLIA (Cruise Lines Int’l Association), as well as Travel Leaders Network, North America’s largest travel consortia and the largest cruise distributor in North America. From a cruise event perspective, we are fully certified by both CLIA and Meeting Planners International (MPI) to organize, conduct and manage group meetings and events onboard cruise ships. We are also very proud of our Ship Charter Broker certification from ASBA (Association of Ship Brokers and Agents).
Seaside Events was founded and currently managed by Robert Chamberlin, a well-known cruise industry professional with over 25 years of experience in the travel and events industry. Robert served as a navigation officer in the U.S. Navy and has since been actively involved in the Cruise industry holding several senior management positions in port operations, sales & marketing, e-commerce, and Cruise-based MICE (Meetings, Incentives, Conferences, and Exhibitions) events with both major cruise lines and cruise distributors. Over the years Robert and his teams have held several large group events onboard cruise ships in both North America, as well as Europe and Australia, thus gaining first-hand experience in the complexities, as well as benefits, of cruise ship-based events. Robert is an active member of CLIA (Cruise Lines Int’l Association). as well as MPI (Meeting Planners Int’l) and holds a CLIA/MPI Certificate on Meetings & Events at Sea.
SeaSide Events has become a global leader in the organization, management, and delivery of world-class events onboard some of the world’s largest and most advanced cruise ships. Our events experience spans corporate meetings, industry gatherings, music festivals, sporting events, and incentive travel.
Event industry expertise & Partnerships
Angela DiDomenico is our Events Management Director with over 30 years of experience managing and motivating high-performing event teams and partners. Angela started in the travel industry as a Cruise Planners franchise owner and has since increased her knowledge and expertise in all areas of the cruise industry. Over the years Angela has become a well-recognized industry expert in group travel, meetings, and events on board cruise ships ultimately partnering with Seaside Events in 2019 to support the growth of our company in partnership with Global Strategic Events, a meetings & events company founded by Angela.
While having the pulse on the cruise industry’s trends, Angela provides a hands-on approach to Seaside Events customers and partners by leveraging her intricate knowledge of cruise group operations, logistics, and event planning.
us federal & state government contractors
Seaside Events is a Certified Veteran-Owned Small Business (VOSB) and is actively involved in US Federal Government contracts and RFP responses under the following NAICS Codes: 483112 (Deep Sea Transportation), 721199 (Accommodations), 532411 (Air-Lan-Sea Transportation), 4831 (Deep Sea / Coastal Water Transportation), 721110 (Hotel & Other Accommodations), 721199 (Traveler Accommodations). Our client list includes the Department of Defense (DOD), US Coast Guard, NOAA (National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration), and the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA).
SeaSide Events is a global leader in the organization, management, and delivery of world-class events onboard some of the world’s largest and most advanced cruise ships. Our events experience spans corporate meetings, industry gatherings, music festivals, sporting events, and incentive travel. Today’s state-of-the-art cruise ships provide a superior alternative to the traditional land-based hotels, resorts, or conference centers, as well as a cost-effective, exclusive, and very efficient way to conduct your corporate meetings, sporting, or musical events.
SeaSide Events has long-standing partnerships with over 20 cruise lines providing access to more than 320 individual cruise ships ranging in capacities from 200 up to 5,000 passengers. Our expert team works hand in hand with our clients to identify the most suitable cruise ships with the ideal combination of cruise length, destinations, and facilities to meet our client’s needs for a memorable event at sea.