The Superyacht Summit Celebrates 5 Years

Most yachting-industry conferences are just that, industry conferences. The Superyacht Summit, however, is different. While it educates yachting executives on a variety of topics, it also updates captains and owners’ reps. In fact, it’s the only conference regularly featuring legislative updates and initiatives that impact your lifestyle. Next March, the Superyacht Summit, hosted by the Continue reading


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MegayachtNews.com Editor Now USSA Vice Chair

MegayachtNews.com’s founder and editor, Diane M. Byrne, is the newly elected vice chair of the U.S. Superyacht Association, a.k.a. the USSA. As such, she remains a member of the 2017-2018 Board of Directors. The USSA is a non-profit trade organization that promotes and supports the American superyacht industry. It does so through advocacy, marketing, and education. Byrne Continue reading


American Boating Congress: MegayachtNews.com Returns as Co-Host

For the third consecutive year, MegayachtNews.com is serving as a co-host of the American Boating Congress, a comprehensive legislative conference in May. The American Boating Congress is a marine-industry initiative spanning more than two decades. It’s being held May 9 to 11 in Washington, D.C. and brings together more than 200 yacht builders, brokers, and Continue reading