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(May 2, 2005, AM) - International Yacht Vacations & Charters Magazine at the IYCM in Genoa, Italy. (May 2, 2005, AM) - Robyn Forma, Advertising Director of YV&C, David Legrand, Charter Marketing Manager of Fraser Yachts Worldwide, Captain Battaglia of M/Y Lady Lola, and Carmen Gonzalez, Senior VP of Sales & Marketing of YV&C during a YachtChartersMagazine.TV interview (in French) aboard M/Y Lady Lola. Watch the interview. (May 2, 2005, AM) - Kyri Kyriacou, Director, Anna- Maria Hernandez, Director, and Andreas Liveras, Chairman, of Liveras Yachts and p/v Annaliesse. Watch the YachtChartersMagazine.TV interview on board p/v Annaliesse. (May 2, 2005, AM) - David Legrand (l) of Fraser Yachts Worldwide with an aquaintance (we presume!). (May 2, 2005, AM) - Grisha Davida of the SuperYacht Conference and YV&C with Jay Rainey of The Antigua Charter Yacht Meeting (... (more)

The Sacks Group Displays Popular Charter Yachts in Miami Beach

The Sacks Group charter yachts on display at the Miami Boat Show included MARTHA ANN, 140' Westship; MARYANN, 106' Westhip; COCTAILS, 100' Hargrave; and HOOTER PATROL IV, 97' Hargrave. The show remins open September 22, 2007, through the 26th. The Sacks Group Yachting Professionals specialize in worldwide luxury yacht vacations, charter marketing, yacht brokerage and new construction. The company's unique "Try Before You Buy"® Program is specifically targeted for the purchase and sale of yachts for the charter business. More information on these and other charter yachts available through the company can e obrained by contacting the "team" at The Sacks Group Yachting Professionals, (954) 764-7742 or e-mail [email protected] Linda O'Brian, Jordanna Joffe, and Gill Stokes of The Sacks Group at the 19th Annual Yacht & Brokerage Show in Miami Beach. Linda O'Brian, J... (more)

The Sacks Group’s Palm Beach Boat Show Display Attracts a Large Turnout

These days, nothing beats a "better than expected" consumer response at a boat show. That's how the pros at The Sacks Group Yachting Professionals summed up business at the 24th Annual Palm Beach International Boat Show, which ran March 26-29 in West Palm Beach, Florida. TSGYP's Brokerage and Charter Marketing Divisions both reported strong consumer interest, resulting in several pending yacht sales and bookings for the coming summer season. "I found the Palm Beach Boat Show energizing, especially after a so-so Yacht & Brokerage Show in Miami in February, and a below-average show last Fall in Fort Lauderdale," said Jennifer M. Saia, The Sacks Group Yachting Professionals President and Charter Specialist. Paraiso Curtis Stokes of TSYGP's Brokerage Division recently announced two exciting new megayacht listings, including the majestic 153-foot Feadship Paraiso. Design... (more)

Prestige Yacht Charters Announces Mother's Day Cruises

Yacht Charter Blog Prestige Yacht Charters, a premier luxury-yacht charter company serving New York, New Jersey and Connecticut, today announced Mother's Day cruises departing from the Yonkers Municipal Pier on May 10, 2009. Guests will board the luxury yacht "Atlantica" for a trip down the Hudson to see the New York City skyline. The brunch cruise will start boarding at 10:30 AM for a trip from 11:30 AM to 2:30 PM to the Statue of Liberty and back. The dinner cruise will start boarding at 4:30 PM for the same journey from 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM. Both cruises will include elegant buffet dining, a live DJ, dancing and a cash bar. David Hackert , President of Prestige Yacht Charters, said, "What better way to honor your Mom than to treat her to the aura of a luxury yacht with all the amenities and pampering typically reserved for the rich and famous. It will make a Mother'... (more)

2004 Newport Spring Charter Yacht Show

Order a FREE Copy of the 2004 Newport Spring Charter Yacht Show "Official Show Directory" including "Show Daily" and "Photo Album" -->   The 2004 Newport Spring Charter Yacht Show Official Show Directory was produced and distributed by YV&C - International Yacht Vacations & Charters Magazine   Please fill out the form above to receive a FREE COPY of the Official Show Directory, including Show Daily (Includes Show Photo Album)-->   2004 Show Sponsors: Bridge Liquors, Distinctive Charter Yachts, International Yacht Collection, International Yacht Vacations & Charters Magazine, Hinckley Marine Insurance, Marsh, Nicholson Yachts, ShowBoats International, and. The Sacks Group.    Print the "List of 2004 Attending Agents Page" Print the "2004 Newport Spring Charter Yacht Show Directory" -->   2004 Newport Charter Yacht Show Photo Album:   (June 9, 2004) - 2004 Newport Sprin... (more)

Highlights From Ft. Lauderdale International Boat Show

St. Maarten SCYE2004 Photo Album Antigua Charter Yacht Meeting Photo Album 2004 The mood was definitely upbeat on Thursday, October 28, as the 45th Annual Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show commenced with the largest opening day crowd in its history. The YV&C staff was on hand and spent most of their time at Bahia Mar and Las Olas, touring the show's superyachts. We're happy to report that the weather was sunny and beautiful, the brokers were optimistic, the crews were as gracious as ever, and the yachts were crowded with prospective clients for both sale and charter. It was a great opportunity to exchange ideas with so many of you. Following is our Fort Lauderdale Photo Album with some highlights from this year's show. Enjoy - and here's to a great season!     (October 28, 2004) - Carmen Gonzalez, executive vice president of advertising sales, Fuat Kircaali... (more)

Team Spirit

  Members of The Sacks Group Yachting Professionals work together to give clients the benefit of all their experience. Their clients include members of the Forbes 400 and 500 lists, heads of state, famous celebrities, CEOs of large companies, and families. Their diverse backgrounds range from staffing a yacht to staffing the White House. Whatever their individual experiences have been, they now have one common goal: to find their customers the perfect charter yacht.  The all-female charter team at The Sacks Group (TSG) Yachting Professionals operates under the guiding principle of "service, service, service," says Jennifer M. Saia, president and charter specialist. Along with three charter agents and two charter assistants, Saia says "they aim to exceed expectations with professional service in the world of luxury yachting," and have a high rate of repeat customers... (more)

Newport, Rhode Island 2005 International Yacht Charter Meeting

The 23rd Annual Newport Spring Charter Yacht Show took place this week at the Newport Shipyard, Newport, Rhode Island. This year, more than 30 charter yachts and more than 100 charter brokers, press, and industry professionals participated at this annual event. On Wednesday, Newport Charter Yacht Seminar presented speakers such as Brian Piers of Homeland Security and Customs, Robert Peck of MARSH Insurance, Rupert Conner of Luxury Yacht Group, and Kurt Bosshardt on Contract topics. Tom B. Rowe, managing director and Patty Martin, charter fleet manager of NYM Worldwide greeted the crew, captains and attending delegates of this year event. Churchill Yachts, Cox Marine, Fraser Yachts, International Yacht Collection, Koch Newton & Partners, Luxury Yacht Group, Merle Wood & Associates, Newport Yacht Management, Nicholson Yacht Charters, The Sacks Group, and independent ... (more)

Second Annual St. Maarten Charter Yacht Exhibition Opens With Welcome Reception

YV&C International Yacht Vacations & Charters Magazine reports: The second annual St. Maarten Charter Yacht Exhibiton - SCYE opened with a welcome reception. This year the following charter agents and management firms participated at this annual event: 1st Class Yacht Charters, A Yacht Quest, A1 Yacht Trade Consortium, A1JLT, Abiego Yacht Charters, All Services S.R.L., Allied Richard Bertram, Antigua Yacht Charters, B & Y Charters International, Bajor Yacht Charters, Barcelona Private Yacht Services SL, Bartram & Brakenhoff, BCR Yachts,, Bruce Tait & Associates, C U Yacht Charters, Camper & Nicholsons, Cavendish White, Chamberlain Yachts, Chartertime Inc, Churchill Yacht Partners, Conrad Yachting, Cosmopolitan Yachting Ltd, Cox Marine, Custom Charter Yachts Ltd., Edmiston & Company, Elite Yacht Charters, Fraser Yachts Worldwide, Global Yacht Charter... (more)

A New Greek Yacht Charter Alliance Brings Local Expertise

Yachting Greece Ltd is a group of Greek yachting & travel industry veterans and professionals who have combined their 25+ years of Greek chartering to create a full-service yacht charter organization. The group, founded by George Karahalios, will be spearheaded by Think Pink Ltd of Greece (, which will serve as the liaison and the public affairs agency, managing all client and client representative relations. Its primary focus will be the operational control that ensures the clients best interests and absolute satisfaction with the Greek Isle experience. The alliance's services will include choosing the right yacht for a client, crafting a custom itinerary, negotiating, securing all the appropriate paperwork, crew selections, and crew briefing. This complete attention to details promises to deliver a fabulous Greek Isle yachting vacation. The strat... (more)

Vasil Kadifeli Launches "Greek Isles in the Summer" Magazine on Ulitzer

Greek Isles in the Summer Magazine Vasil Kadifeli launched today "Greek Isles in the Summer" magazine on Kadifeli, a native of Istanbul, Turkey, is a leading expert on Greek Islands travel and hot spots. Visitied more than 100 islands in the Aegian Sea, Vasil is introducing a new paradise on Earth every day. The Greek islands are traditionally grouped into the following clusters: The Argo-Saronic Islands in the Saronic gulf near Athens, the Cyclades, a large but dense collection occupying the central part of the Aegean Sea, the North Aegean islands, a loose grouping off the west coast of Turkey, the Dodecanese, another loose collection in the southeast between Crete and Turkey, the Sporades, a small tight group off the coast of Euboea, and the Ionian Islands, located to the west of the mainland in the Ionian Sea (one of these islands, Kythira, is off th... (more)