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Richard KilmanVice President EntertainmentVirgin Voyages

Richard Kilman joined Virgin Voyages in April, 2015. As Vice President of Entertainment, Richard is helping curate an Epic Sea Change by building and leading the entertainment crew in the development, production and operation of shows, parties, happenings, music, entertainment technical and broadcast on board Virgin Voyages’ fleet of lady ships.

Before joining Virgin Voyages, Richard served as Director, Entertainment & Product Development for Norwegian Cruise Line, where he oversaw development and implementation of shows, entertainment concepts and partnerships for all new builds. Prior to that, Richard held the position of Vice President with Cirque Dreams, where he was responsible for leading strategic initiatives resulting in significant revenue growth including booking and general managing tours in North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Australia.

Originally from New York, Richard now resides in Cooper City, FL with his wife, Lesley, and daughters, Shelby and Bailey. Richard attended the University of Connecticut. He is passionate about spending time with his family, playing tennis, fishing, traveling and cooking.