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    visit to UMCruises office in Vancouver

    by surfslamdive » Tue Dec 23, 2014 12:42 am

    I live in Vancouver and decided to pay a visit to the UMCruises office to say hello. I knocked on the door said hello and mentioned I wanted to follow up on a media request in person since I lived in town. Everyone looked surprised to get a visitor in real life and Andy came out to see what the commotion was. The staff were really nice and I stayed and chatted for a while. I asked about why there was such a delay in announcing bands and Mike (media guy I do believe) mentioned that the logistics of booking a band on a cruise are harder than it sounds. I'll take his word for it. I said I appreciated their efforts and mentioned that I'd like to see Skeletonwitch (no fewer than 3 times haha), rumours that Accept would be one of the bands announced soon, then went about my day. Figured some forum readers might be interested/curious...
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    Re: visit to UMCruises office in Vancouver

    by FrenchMachoBoy » Tue Dec 23, 2014 2:32 am

    Did they offer you any free goodies ?
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    Re: visit to UMCruises office in Vancouver

    by bodomdragon » Tue Dec 23, 2014 2:43 am

    FrenchMachoBoy wrote:Did they offer you any free goodies ?

    Why would they do that?
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    Re: visit to UMCruises office in Vancouver

    by FrenchMachoBoy » Tue Dec 23, 2014 3:30 am

    bodomdragon wrote:
    FrenchMachoBoy wrote:Did they offer you any free goodies ?

    Why would they do that?
    To show respect and be fun with their customers... Oh you're right, I see what I've thought wrong :mrgreen:
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    Re: visit to UMCruises office in Vancouver

    by bodomdragon » Tue Dec 23, 2014 4:02 am

    I didn't mean to be cynical or anything, I just don't see that happening. And I honestly don't think you need to give stuff away to anyone who comes visit your office, but again, that's just me :)
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    Re: visit to UMCruises office in Vancouver

    by Mr.Kito » Tue Dec 23, 2014 4:13 am

    bodomdragon wrote:I didn't mean to be cynical or anything, I just don't see that happening. And I honestly don't think you need to give stuff away to anyone who comes visit your office, but again, that's just me :)



    at least a free coffee or a glass of water? :?
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    Re: visit to UMCruises office in Vancouver

    by bodomdragon » Tue Dec 23, 2014 4:21 am

    Mr.Kito wrote:
    bodomdragon wrote:I didn't mean to be cynical or anything, I just don't see that happening. And I honestly don't think you need to give stuff away to anyone who comes visit your office, but again, that's just me :)



    at least a free coffee or a glass of water? :?

    That would be general courtesy, yes :D
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    Re: visit to UMCruises office in Vancouver

    by surfslamdive » Tue Dec 23, 2014 9:21 am

    bodomdragon wrote:
    Mr.Kito wrote:
    bodomdragon wrote:I didn't mean to be cynical or anything, I just don't see that happening. And I honestly don't think you need to give stuff away to anyone who comes visit your office, but again, that's just me :)



    at least a free coffee or a glass of water? :?

    That would be general courtesy, yes :D


    I did get nice glass of water hahaha! They seemed genuinely surprised that I came to say hello.
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    Re: visit to UMCruises office in Vancouver

    by bodomdragon » Tue Dec 23, 2014 9:25 am

    surfslamdive wrote:They seemed genuinely surprised that I came to say hello.

    I'm pretty sure that after everything that is said in this forum and especially in their Facebook page, it would be a mix of surprise and true fear for their lives :lol: :lol: :lol:
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    Re: visit to UMCruises office in Vancouver

    by Mr.Kito » Tue Dec 23, 2014 9:35 am

    bodomdragon wrote:
    surfslamdive wrote:They seemed genuinely surprised that I came to say hello.

    I'm pretty sure that after everything that is said in this forum and especially in their Facebook page, it would be a mix of surprise and true fear for their lives :lol: :lol: :lol:


    If i worked on UMC i would be surprised to see just one cruiser, not an angry mob with torchs and forks :roll:
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    Re: visit to UMCruises office in Vancouver

    by mooyagi » Tue Dec 23, 2014 3:19 pm

    They are probably now working to fortify the office so no visitors can enter again. :lol:
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    by Razor Ramon » Tue Dec 23, 2014 5:22 pm

    I would love to know their thoughts when reading all those Facebook comments..
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    Re: visit to UMCruises office in Vancouver

    by surfslamdive » Tue Dec 23, 2014 8:30 pm

    Razor Ramon wrote:I would love to know their thoughts when reading all those Facebook comments..


    I asked if they follow the Facebook groups, social media stuff, and the forum and they said they do!
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    by Mr.Kito » Wed Dec 24, 2014 5:00 am

    surfslamdive wrote:
    Razor Ramon wrote:I would love to know their thoughts when reading all those Facebook comments..


    I asked if they follow the Facebook groups, social media stuff, and the forum and they said they do!



    They officially confessed they simply ignore us :lol:
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    by Azazel101 » Wed Dec 24, 2014 6:27 am

    Mr.Kito wrote:
    surfslamdive wrote:
    Razor Ramon wrote:I would love to know their thoughts when reading all those Facebook comments..


    I asked if they follow the Facebook groups, social media stuff, and the forum and they said they do!



    They officially confessed they simply ignore us :lol:

    Really!!!?

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    Re: visit to UMCruises office in Vancouver

    by Warphine » Sat Dec 27, 2014 7:46 pm

    surfslamdive wrote:I said I appreciated their efforts and mentioned that I'd like to see Skeletonwitch (no fewer than 3 times haha)


    Damn good job there dude!

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