The Back Story . . .
Having promoted cruising for more than 38 years, co-founder Joyce Landry feels that she has been a contributor to the environmental impact that her industry has made. She has supported the cruise industry in the face of its history as a polluter of the oceans, and applauds every new technology that is deployed to reverse that trend. Her private role as environmentalist, animal activist and defender of climate change policies has often been in conflict with her support of the cruise industry, and she now seeks to align personal values with company culture.
Joyce Landry, CEO Landry & Kling
Landry & Kling created SustainableShips.com as a forum to support and promote cruise lines who are at the forefront of the sustainability movement, with proven policies and significant investment in technologies, with the aim of improving ocean health on a global level, and providing a healthy environment for passengers and crew. Our platform will: