Margot Pritzker Named Godmother of 'Radiance of the Seas'

Apr 06, 2001, 01:00 ET from Royal Caribbean International

    MIAMI, April 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Royal Caribbean International has named
 Margot Pritzker godmother of the line's newest ship, "Radiance of the Seas."
 The official naming ceremony will take place at 5:30 p.m. today at Port
 Everglades.
     Mrs. Pritzker is currently an active member of the Asian Art Committee at
 the Art Institute of Chicago, and the Women's Board of Trustees at
 Northwestern University, as well as Chairman Emeritus of the Board of Bernard
 Zell Anshe Emet Day School.  Her endeavors in the field of art history have
 taken her throughout Asia. Her exhaustive study of this region and its
 artifacts has developed into one of the most acclaimed Asian art collections
 in the United States. Mrs. Pritzker's other interests include studying the
 Judaic text and gardening.  Wife of Thomas J. Pritzker, chairman of the Hyatt
 Corporation and a member of Royal Caribbean's Board of Directors, Mrs.
 Pritzker joins a distinguished group of godmothers for Royal Caribbean
 International's fleet.
     "It is fitting that Mrs. Pritzker is godmother for a ship with an
 extraordinary art collection, including paintings, sculptures and other art
 forms from more than 100 artists from around the world," said Richard Fain,
 chairman and CEO, Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd.
     "Radiance of the Seas" sets sail on her maiden Panama Canal voyage on
 April 7. Representing an evolution of Royal Caribbean's signature elements,
 "Radiance of the Seas" features the first billiard tables at sea, a yacht-like
 design, an abundance of glass, and the cruise industry's newest technology for
 protecting the environment.
     Royal Caribbean International is a global cruise brand with 14 ships in
 service and six under construction or on firm order.  For additional
 information about the cruise line, please visit the company's Internet Web
 site at www.royalcaribbean.com or www.rclinvestor.com.
 
 

SOURCE Royal Caribbean International
    MIAMI, April 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Royal Caribbean International has named
 Margot Pritzker godmother of the line's newest ship, "Radiance of the Seas."
 The official naming ceremony will take place at 5:30 p.m. today at Port
 Everglades.
     Mrs. Pritzker is currently an active member of the Asian Art Committee at
 the Art Institute of Chicago, and the Women's Board of Trustees at
 Northwestern University, as well as Chairman Emeritus of the Board of Bernard
 Zell Anshe Emet Day School.  Her endeavors in the field of art history have
 taken her throughout Asia. Her exhaustive study of this region and its
 artifacts has developed into one of the most acclaimed Asian art collections
 in the United States. Mrs. Pritzker's other interests include studying the
 Judaic text and gardening.  Wife of Thomas J. Pritzker, chairman of the Hyatt
 Corporation and a member of Royal Caribbean's Board of Directors, Mrs.
 Pritzker joins a distinguished group of godmothers for Royal Caribbean
 International's fleet.
     "It is fitting that Mrs. Pritzker is godmother for a ship with an
 extraordinary art collection, including paintings, sculptures and other art
 forms from more than 100 artists from around the world," said Richard Fain,
 chairman and CEO, Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd.
     "Radiance of the Seas" sets sail on her maiden Panama Canal voyage on
 April 7. Representing an evolution of Royal Caribbean's signature elements,
 "Radiance of the Seas" features the first billiard tables at sea, a yacht-like
 design, an abundance of glass, and the cruise industry's newest technology for
 protecting the environment.
     Royal Caribbean International is a global cruise brand with 14 ships in
 service and six under construction or on firm order.  For additional
 information about the cruise line, please visit the company's Internet Web
 site at www.royalcaribbean.com or www.rclinvestor.com.
 
 SOURCE  Royal Caribbean International