Doug Thompson is a native of Dallas, Texas. Doug joined CruiseOne in 2011 after a varied career in professional theater, and non-profit cultural arts administration. Doug is a proud graduate of Texas Christian University in Fort Worth where he received a BBA in Accounting in 1991. Doug completed his MFA in Performing Arts Management in 1993 and completed a successful career in the New York commercial theater and toured extensively before returning home to Dallas in 1999. Doug has served in various capacities with a multitude of Arts and Cultural organizations in Dallas including The Dallas Arts District, Turtle Creek Chorale, TITAS, Festival of Independent Theaters, Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Society, the Center for Non-Profit Management, AT&T Performing Arts Center, Nasher Sculpture Center, Dallas Theater Center, and many more.
Doug has worked extensively with a wide variety of individuals, groups and corporations planning events, tours and vacations. As an Independent Vacation Specialist with CruiseOne, Doug matches clients with the dream vacation of their desires. Whether on land or sea, active or calm, family or secluded, luxurious or casual -- Doug creates the vacation around the life and desires of his clients.