Bluewater Buys CU Yacht Charters, Crew Companies

Bluewater, which offers yacht charter, sales, and management, as well as crew training and placement, has a first-ever base in the United States. Located in Fort Lauderdale, the office results from Bluewater acquiring CU Yacht Charters, Crew Unlimited, and International Crew Training. Ami G. Ira, who owned both CU Yacht Charters and Crew Unlimited for Continue reading

MarineMax Adding Megayacht Management, Crew, Charter Services

MarineMax is making a big push into megayacht territory. The well-known recreational boating and yachting retailer is opening a yacht-management, crew-placement, and charter division. And, it’s tapped megayacht-industry veteran Bob Saxon (pictured, at right) to head it. Chuck Cashman (pictured, at left), MarineMax’s executive vice president of sales, marketing, and manufacturer relations, says that the Continue reading