About Megayacht News



Diane M. Byrne and Megayacht News are often turned to for expert commentary on current events relating to yachting and the marine lifestyle. Here are some of the most recent stories mentioning and/or interviewing us:

  • Soundings Trade Only reported on a panel discussion regarding seeking up-and-coming talent hosted by our editor, Diane M. Byrne, at the 2014 Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show
  • The Wall Street Journal’s Wealth blog focuses on the International SeaKeepers Society
  • CNN repurposed our article for Super Yacht World about the International SeaKeepers Society and its mission to preserve the world’s oceans
  • Boats.com named Megayacht News as one of the best marine blogs in 2009
  • the Marine Industries Association of South Florida ran a press release about the first Megayacht News Radio podcast, featuring Bob Saxon
  • the UK’s Times interviewed Diane M. Byrne for commentary about piracy, in a story about Roman Abramovich’s growing superyacht fleet
  • Reuters picked up our press release in October 2008 regarding the launch of exclusive vidcasts with TheBoaters.tv
  • Shannon Yachts quoted Diane M. Byrne about its megayacht tenders
  • this story from The Wall Street Journal in early 2008 references our coverage of Project Sigma, the yacht which later became known as A
  • the well-regarded Halogen Guides selected Megayacht News as one of its best yacht blogs in 2007