About Megayacht News



Diane M. Byrne and MegayachtNews.com are turned to for expert commentary on current events relating to yachting and the marine lifestyle:

  • Mansion Global interviewed our editor, Diane M. Byrne, for an article on superyacht auctions in July 2017
  • in its September 2016 issue, the UK edition of Vanity Fair quoted Diane M. Byrne about trends in the marketplace
  • Soundings Trade Only reported on a panel discussion regarding seeking up-and-coming talent hosted by our editor at the 2014 Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show
  • The Wall Street Journal’s Wealth blog focused 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 MegayachtNews.com 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 MegayachtNews.com as one of its best yacht blogs in 2007