Avaletta Takes Superyacht-Specific Accounting Approach

Small-business owners and yacht captains can commiserate over one thing. Administrative paperwork, particularly bookkeeping, consumes a lot of time. An accounting firm specializing in the superyacht market, Avaletta, says it can save your captain and management team significant time. More significant, it guarantees you’ll save at least 20 percent annually. Avaletta employs an entirely online, Continue reading


Camper & Nicholsons’ New USA Commercial Director, Cromwell Littlejohn

To continue the company’s growth in the American market, Camper & Nicholsons has a new USA Commercial Director, Cromwell Littlejohn (below). Littlejohn brings more than three decades’ worth of yachting experience to the role. Camper & Nicholsons notes the appointment as the latest step in its restructuring. In 2014, its then-parent company, Rodriguez Group, liquidated, Continue reading


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Tom Collins, Longtime Charter Broker, Dies

Tom Collins, a longtime charter broker who earned as much respect from fellow industry members as he did his clients, died on December 26. He was 66 years old. Raised in Newburyport, Massachusetts, Collins attended the University of Massachusetts, getting a degree in political science. But politics wasn’t his ultimate calling. He started his yachting Continue reading