Vanessa McKay

Carino Wildlife Cruises

Work story

Vanessa McKay is the Managing Director of Carino Wildlife Cruises. With over 24 years’ experience in the ecotourism industry, Vanessa has experience in company finance, operations, sales, and marketing. Prior to owning Carino Wildlife Cruises, Vanessa was boat master for several large luxury vessels around the world. She graduated from Auckland University with a BA.  “Te Moana-Ko au te moana ko te moana ko au (I am the sea the sea is me)”