Kenneth Jones has been appointed vice president of corporate marketing for Miami-based Carnival Corporation & plc.

In this capacity, Jones is responsible for the continued development of the corporate marketing function by collaborating with brand leadership and department heads in the areas of distribution, reservations, marketing, revenue management, and itinerary planning.  Jones will join Carnival Corp. & plc on September 4 and will report to Richard Ames, senior vice president of corporate business services.

Prior to joining Carnival, Jones served for eight years as a managing partner with Knight Consulting in Orlando, Florida. Prior to that he was internal communications - agency director within the Walt Disney Theme Parks and Resorts business. He also spent several years with advertising agency Ellis & Diaz/Bozell.

Jones previously served for eight years as a managing partner with Knight Consulting in Orlando, Florida.  Prior to that, he was director of internal communications at Walt Disney Theme Parks and Resorts.  He also spent several years with advertising agency Ellis & Diaz/Bozell.

“These combined experiences will enable Ken to effectively work with the brands in support of existing brand initiatives in marketing and to identify and implement new opportunities in the future,” Ames noted.

Jones graduated from the University of Florida with a bachelor of science in advertising and communication.