“Should I Charter in the Caribbean With All the Devastation and Hurting People?”

Editor’s note: AJ Anderson is CEO of Wright Maritime Group, a large–yacht support and operations organization. Equally important, he’s a captain with 43 years’ experience, including running superyachts. He originally wrote the following article on LinkedIn. We are republishing it with his permission, in hopes that it will inspire others to do exactly what he Continue reading


PHOTO: photo Tatiana Bashinskaya

International Superyacht Society Student Membership Drive

For more than 20 years, the International Superyacht Society (ISS) has served as the global business-to-business organization for the yachting industry. Among other things, it fosters relationships among and provides educational opportunities for businesspeople in this market. It’s striving to attract the next generation of yachting-industry members, too, by offering a free one-year ISS student Continue reading


Superyacht 101 Series: Selecting an Owner’s Representative

Editor’s note: This is the fourth installment in  a new series on MegayachtNews.com (see “Introducing the Superyacht 101 Series”). For this article, we spoke with AJ Anderson (above right and below), a longtime captain and the CEO of Wright Maritime Group, a large-yacht operations and management firm. Wright Maritime Group oversees new construction, financial administration, Continue reading