HomeCarinval Corp[LIVEBLOG] Carnival Cruise Line Press Conference April 9, 2019Archived Live Blog:Greg DragonettiAnd that’s it. Thank’s for following.Greg DragonettiDuffy: We have more to come since we have alot of room to play with on this ship.Greg DragonettiHeald jokes that the inaugural Family Feud battle will be between the Arison family and the Duffy family. Christine seemed horrified by that idea.Greg DragonettiLoft 19 is specifically for the Mardi Gras. Not planning on going back and retro fitting older classes.Greg DragonettiOh here’s a question.Loft 19 is open to all ages.Greg DragonettiThese pressers are dramatically different than any tech industry ones. Like night and day different!Greg DragonettiAnd there’s no questions….how weird.Greg DragonettiQ&A time.Greg DragonettiGreg Dragonetti478-251 is you’re curious.Greg DragonettiCCL won!Greg DragonettiLast round is name exclusive suite amenities for the Mardi Gras.Greg DragonettiCCL playing for the final round.Greg DragonettiGreg DragonettiDoug Parker nails it on the final round with a correct guess.Greg DragonettiGreg DragonettiBringing in a judge to help out as the journalists are struggling.…hmm…Greg DragonettiRd. 4 is naming the different suites.Greg DragonettiNow they’re back to the game.Greg DragonettiEveryone will have access to it but suite guests have complimentary priority access. As well as a dedicated concierge phone line.Greg DragonettiLoft 19 is their ship within a ship concept.Greg DragonettiGreg DragonettiGreg DragonettiGigantic presidential suites cover half of the bridge and extend over the bridge wing.Greg DragonettiGreg DragonettiCarnival is announcing the Excel Suites. These are the grand suites, corner, and aft suites.Greg DragonettiThe contest is now over and Christine now takes the stage.Greg DragonettiCarnival is destroying the journalists.Hmm…interesting… For the record this is why you read this blog over theirs!!Greg DragonettiGuessed Grand Cayman. (not fitting that ship into a tender port.)Greg DragonettiCarnival now won and is back up. They’re just naming the destinations.Nothing new is being revealed via the answers.Greg DragonettiRd. 3 is the destinations that she will sail to.Greg DragonettiLoft 19 is totally an internal release and we have no idea what it is.Greg DragonettiGreg DragonettiThere’s totally a reveal in the remaining answers.Greg DragonettiGreg DragonettiAnswers are Bolt, the roller coaster (Chris had to double check and make sure they announced it).Christine then passes and says, I wanna make sure they’re reading all the releases (thats why she’s the President!)Greg DragonettiRd 2: Name an attraction on the Mardi Gras that guests are excited to experience.Greg DragonettiAnd CCL wont it with Chris, their Sr. Director of Entertainment.Greg DragonettiGetting rowdy in here in support of the CCL team Greg DragonettiChristine chimes in with work and then follows it up with “unless you’re one of us”Greg DragonettiGreg DragonettiObviously all the questions are going to be CCL related.“Something you do not have to worry about while on a CCL cruise”Greg DragonettiGreg DragonettiThey’re legitly going to play it at this presser!Greg DragonettiThey will be playing against a team of Carnival exec’s.Greg DragonettiBeing carnivals brand ambassador I must show fairness so he points to the wining team of the jorunalists.Greg DragonettiJohn now having a Family Feud battle between journalists.Greg DragonettiGreg DragonettiFamily Feud coming to CarnivalGreg DragonettiThere will be two announcements today regarding the Mardi GrasGreg DragonettiJohn Heald is here as is Christine Duffy. John will most likely MC the event.Greg DragonettiGreg DragonettiAnd we’re in. Room is absolutely packed.