MIAMI, May 31, 2016 – HCP/Aboard Publishing, a subsidiary of the Miami Herald Media Company, today announced it has entered into a partnership with Crystal Cruises to create coffee table-style books for Crystal Cruises, Crystal River Cruises, Crystal Yacht Cruises, Crystal Exclusive Class ocean ships and Crystal Residences, Crystal Luxury Air and Crystal AirCruises.

With more than 20 years in the industry, HCP/Aboard Publishing is an award-winning publishing company boasting clients throughout South Florida, Mexico and the Caribbean, including the Greater Miami Convention and Visitors Bureau, Jamaica Hotel & Tourist Association, Cayman Airways, Volaris Airlines and the Bermuda Hotel Association.

“We are thrilled to be working with Crystal to develop the kind of outstanding, world-class publications that capture the luxury and exclusivity of the ‘Crystal Experience,’” said Marisa Beazel, President & Publisher of HCP/Aboard. “It’s a great opportunity for us to partner with one of the most renowned companies in the travel industry, and we look forward to a long and successful relationship.”

“HCP/Aboard Publishing has consistently delivered magazines of incredible content and entertainment for discerning travelers,” says Edie Rodriguez, CEO and President, Crystal Cruises. “By combining our unprecedented growth of luxury lifestyle and travel experiences with their creative publishing expertise, the new publications will enhance our guests’ onboard experience in a distinctly Crystal way.”

The first edition of the annual publication will be released December 2016. Additional details regarding the publication and an official Launch Event will be released as they become available.

About HCP/Aboard Publishing

HCP Aboard Publishing, a division of the Miami Herald Media Company, develops and produces over 100 custom publications for hotels, airlines and other clients. These include multilingual destination guides, in-room hotel books, in-flight magazines, travel videos and websites, as well as accompanying sales, marketing and promotional programs. The company also produces commemorative coffee table books, health care publications, program guides and other customized publications.

About the Miami Herald Media Company

The Miami Herald Media Company (MHMC), a subsidiary of McClatchy, publishes two

daily newspapers: the Miami Herald, winner of 20 Pulitzer Prizes, and el Nuevo Herald, an award-winning Spanish-language publication. Together, the company’s products reach more than 1.3 million people each week.

In addition to the Miami Herald and el Nuevo Herald, MHMC products include its news websites, MiamiHerald.com and elNuevoHerald.com; the popular local entertainment website Miami.com; INDULGE luxury magazine; and Palette, the South Florida LGBT magazine.  The company produces content for video, mobile and radio in association with WLRN/Herald News; as well as custom publications for hotels, airlines and other clients.

About McClatchy
McClatchy is a 21st century news and information leader, publisher of iconic brands such as the Miami Herald, The Kansas City Star, The Sacramento Bee, The Charlotte Observer, The (Raleigh) News and Observer, and the (Fort Worth) Star-Telegram. McClatchy operates media companies in 28 U.S. markets in 14 states, providing each of its communities with high-quality news and advertising services in a wide array of digital and print formats. McClatchy is headquartered in Sacramento, Calif., and listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol MNI.