At Real Response Media we create compelling content that delivers genuine value to our consumer and business audiences in the cruise travel and aviation sectors. Respected experts at the heart of our markets we provide practical hands-on advice and support to the B2C and B2B communities that we serve.

We publish six international print magazines and three websites within cruise travel and aviation, as well as engaging with our audiences across our social platforms, live events and awards.

Established in 2011, we continue to develop new products for our loyal consumers and business audiences. As a media company which employs talented and collaborative individuals, we provide as a team, marketing solutions across multiple platforms for our clients.

Real Response Media has quickly established itself as a leader in specialist consumer and industry content and is constantly on the lookout for new talent and the latest opportunities to further grow the business.

Our Timeline


August 2013

World of Cruising Acquired

World of Cruising Acquired

Originally launched in 1998, Real Response Media acquired World of Cruising Magazine in August 2013.

December 2014

Cruise Trade News acquired

Cruise Trade News acquired

Following on from the relaunch of World of Cruising magazine the previous year, Real Response Media expand into the trade sector with the acquisition of Cruise Trade News magazine.

July 2015

The Wave Awards

Wave Awards launched

The Wave Awards, which has since become the leading awards within the cruise industry, was launched in July 2015.

May 2016

Cruise Stars Awards

Cruise Stars Awards launched

With the immediate success of the Wave Awards, the Cruise Stars Awards was launched the following year. This gives those on the front-line of the cruise industry the opportunity to be rewarded for their achievements.

September 2016

The Cruise Challenge

First Cruise Challenge Travel Agent Training Event

The Cruise Challenge, which gives travel agents the opportunity to learn more about the industry in a fun and informative way, was first launched in September 2016.

August 2019

RRM Aeroplane Over London

Acquisition of ATP’s Aviation portfolio of brands

Continuing Real Response Media’s steady growth, we acquired ATP’s portfolio of aviation publications and conferences.

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