An innovative and accomplished digital executive, Jay Schneider became senior vice president of digital at Royal Caribbean Cruises in 2016. He brings more than 15 years of experience in addressing digital strategy, application development, e-commerce and user-experience design. In his role, Schneider oversees various initiatives aimed at the digital transformation of Royal Caribbean's guest and employee experience through the use of technology.
Prior to joining RCL, Schneider served as vice president of digital guest experience for Walt Disney Parks and Resorts, where he successfully implemented the strategy, development and introduction of digital products for guests of the company's destinations and businesses around the world. Schneider also held top digital executive positions within the Walt Disney Company and in other leading businesses, including director of eHealth Innovation at UW Health.
Schneider received a bachelor's degree from the University of Wisconsin at Madison.