First, Hurricane Katrina forced the displacement of the Delta Queen Steamboat Company
to Buffalo and the cancellation of numerous cruises.
TEI offers its thanks to Bill Waldorf, chapter representative from the Niagara Frontier Chapter, and his colleague, Steve Brady, current chapter president, who assisted in making the arrangements with the Delta Queen Steamboat Company
to celebrate TEI's 60th anniversary in such a grand manner.
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Ilich said he would locate the North American headquarters of Global River Cruises in New Orleans to take advantage of the synergies presented by the acquisition of Delta Queen Steamboat Company
The Delta Queen Steamboat Company
traces its origins back to 1890, when it began under the name Greene Line of Steamers, and operated continuously until the sudden bankruptcy of its parent company, American Classic Voyages, in October 2001.
Tesvich's partners include: Patrick Fahey, a New Orleans-based businessman and former president of publicly traded Delta Queen Steamboat Company
, and John Schegan, founder and president of Old New Orleans Seafood House, a Southern California-based distributor of raw Gulf Coast oysters to the restaurant trade.
Delta Queen Steamboat Company
, after shutting down following the bankruptcy of American Classic Voyages, began sailing again under the new ownership of Delaware North, a hospitality company.
Paddlewheelers of the Delta Queen Steamboat Company
have plied the waters of the nation's heartland since 1890, and the American Queen is the newest and largest steamboat in that long history.
Americana, Mark Twain-style, is the bailiwick of the Delta Queen Steamboat Company