Boat International Media is the world's leading media group serving the superyacht industry. We publish the world's best superyacht magazines and luxury books, organise high quality events, and provide digital media services and data to owners and professionals in the superyacht industry.

Our products are targeted to deliver buyers, sellers and operators of superyachts to builders, brokers and service companies that operate within the global superyacht market across all media types.

We provide tailored mixed media marketing solutions to our customers that are globally relevant, innovative, high quality and high impact and that deliver effective results.

All our products are produced to the highest possible standards; we employ the world's best specialist journalists and photographers working across print, online and digital video. We organise the most prestigious events in the superyacht calendar at the most exclusive locations.

Boat International Media produce over 1.4 million magazines each year that sell in over 57 countries worldwide and are published in five different languages. We organise eight annual events in Amsterdam, Kitzbühel, Monaco, Fort Lauderdale, Porto Cervo and Virgin Gorda. Our digital division owns the world's most comprehensive database of superyachts which powers boatinternational.com, the world’s leading superyacht brokerage website, and charterfleet.com. The world’s most popular social & business networking tool for superyacht captains and crew can be found at dockwalk.com and our HD video editing skills are showcased at superyachtmedia.com.

 






 



PEMBROKE VCT PLC INVESTS IN BOAT INTERNATIONAL MEDIA

12 JANUARY 2014

An investment consortium led by Pembroke VCT plc (Pembroke), with support from Lepe Capital, today announces the acquisition of Boat International Media. READ MORE

BOAT INTERNATIONAL MEDIA SIGNS GLOBAL MEDIA AGREEMENT WITH EMBRAER

23 DECEMBER 2013

Boat International Media announced it has signed an exclusive media partnership with Embraer Executive Jets. The agreement makes Embraer the exclusive fixed-wing aircraft partner in Boat International Media's publications and digital outlets and sponsor of key events for 2014. READ MORE

ANNOUNCING THE 2014 SHOWBOATS DESIGN AWARDS FINALISTS

18 DECEMBER 2013

The ShowBoats Design Awards are set to take place on 24th February 2014, honouring the designers and naval architects responsible for the most exceptional new superyachts launched in 2013. Boat International Media are delighted to announce the list of finalists for these prestigious awards. READ MORE

THANK YOU TO THE SPONSORS OF THE AMERICA'S CUP SUPERYACHT REGATTA

8 OCTOBER 2013

Boat International Media would like to thank the Sponsors of the America's Cup Superyacht Regatta, whose support made the event a truly memorable occasion for all involved. READ MORE

SHOWBOATS DESIGN AWARDS - NEW HOST VENUE AND NOMINATIONS OPEN FOR 2014

26 SEPTEMBER 2013

Boat International Media is delighted to announce that the 2014 ShowBoats Design Awards will take place on Monday 24 February at the magical Swarovski Crystal Worlds in Wattens, Austria, following the first day of the Superyacht Design Symposium. READ MORE

ANNOUNCING HOST CITY FOR 2014 WORLD SUPERYACHT AWARDS

2 AUGUST 2013

Boat International Media is delighted to announce that the ninth annual World Superyacht Awards gala evening will take place in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, on Saturday 3 May. READ MORE

SALPERTON CLAIMS OVERALL VICTORY IN PORTO CERVO

JUNE 2013

‘We’re flying flag lima,’ said the race committee boat just before racing was due to get underway on the last day of the Loro Piana Superyacht Regatta – organised by the Yacht Club Costa Smeralda and Boat International Media – and so began a pursuit race of a different kind as the fleet of 21 sailing superyachts followed the race officers north to a new start area. READ MORE

MY SONG, VIRTUELLE AND BEQUIA WIN DAY 1 OF RACING

JUNE 2013

The sun rose early on Wednesday morning to greet the 21 sailing superyachts taking part in the 2013 edition of the Loro Piana Superyacht Regatta. The regatta, organised by the Yacht Club Costa Smeralda (YCCS) with Boat International Media and hosted at the YCCS marina in Porto Cervo, marks the beginning of the Mediterranean regatta season. READ MORE

FOND FAREWELLS AT YACHT CLUB DE MONACO

23 JUNE 2013

Following a fantastic four days of fun on and off the waters of the Côte d’Azur, superyacht owners gathered at the Yacht Club de Monaco this morning to say their goodbyes as the twenty-fourth edition of The Rendezvous drew to a close. READ MORE

PRESENTING THE WINNERS OF THE 2013 SHOWBOATS DESIGN AWARDS

21 JUNE 2013

This evening at the Monaco Opera House, the winners of the 2013 ShowBoats Design Awards were announced in front of a VIP audience of superyacht owners, celebrated yacht designers and luminaries of the industry from around the globe. READ MORE

SUPERYACHTS LINE UP FOR THE 2013 RENDEZVOUS IN MONACO

20 JUNE 2013

A selection of the world’s finest superyachts are lined up along the Quai des États-Unis ready for the first full day of activities at The Rendezvous in Monaco, an annual event for superyacht owners and their personal guests. READ MORE

ANNOUNCING HOST VENUE FOR 2014 SYMPOSIUM

4 JUNE 2013

Now in its sixth year, the 2014 edition of the Superyacht Design Symposium will take place 24 & 25 February in the impressive setting of the Tyrol in the Austrian Alps. READ MORE

DISCOVERING THE NAPA VALLEY

May 2013

Boat International Media and the America’s Cup Superyacht Regatta organizers are delighted to partner with Napa Valley, hosts of the America’s Cup Superyacht Regatta Owners Dinner taking place at Far Niente winery on 11 September, 2013. READ MORE

PRESENTING THE WINNERS OF THE 2013 WORLD SUPERYACHT AWARDS

4 May 2013

Tonight in the magnificent surroundings of the Çırağan Palace Kempinski, set overlooking the historic Bosphorus waterway, the superyacht industry’s finest gathered for the most anticipated event in the yachting calendar – the eighth annual World Superyacht Awards. READ MORE

SPONSORS OF THE 2013 WORLD SUPERYACHT AWARDS

25 April 2013

There is now only ten days to go until the winners of the eighth annual World Superyacht Awards are announced during a glittering gala evening at the exquisite Çırağan Palace Kempinski on Saturday 4 May. We are delighted to return to the historic city of Istanbul for a second year, with the generous support of our sponsors. READ MORE

WINNERS DECIDED ON FINAL DAY OF RACING

24 March 2013

It may have been the final day of racing at the Loro Piana Caribbean Superyacht Regatta & Rendezvous, but there was a palpable sense of expectation on the dock. Not only were owners of the 20 sailing superyachts, their guests and crews looking forward to another classic day on the water, but also there was all to play for with the victory up for grabs in all classes. READ MORE

SALPERTON AND PARSIFAL III VICTORIOUS ON RACE DAY 1

21 March 2013

The first day of the Loro Piana Caribbean Superyacht Regatta and Rendezvous, held in the pristine waters of the British Virgin Islands, went with a bang as perfect conditions greeted both the fleet of 20 sailing superyachts and the gaggle of seven motor yachts taking part. The 2013 event is organised by Boat International Media and Yacht Club Costa Smeralda. READ MORE

PRESENTING THE 2013 SHOWBOATS DESIGN AWARDS FINALISTS

12 March 2013

Having received over 200 nominations for the fourth edition of the ShowBoats Design Awards, Boat International Media’s team of senior editors were once again called upon to refine this impressive list to a smaller number of outstanding finalists. READ MORE

YOUR CHANCE TO BE PART OF THE ACTION!

21 February 2013

Boat International Media, in collaboration with the America's Cup, is delighted to be organizing the official Superyacht Regatta of the 34th America's Cup, to be held in San Francisco. READ MORE

Impressive fleet signed up for 2013 edition

29 January 2013

Twenty one sailing superyachts and seven motor yachts have already registered for the Loro Piana Caribbean Superyacht Regatta & Rendezvous taking place in Virgin Gorda (BVI) from 20 - 23 March. The event, organized by Boat International Media the Yacht Club Costa Smeralda (YCCS), is sponsored by the Italian luxury brand for the second consecutive year and will host racing and social events over four days. READ MORE

PRESENTING THE 2013 WORLD SUPERYACHT AWARDS FINALISTS

24 January 2013

Having received an overwhelming number of nominations, a Shortlisting Committee drawn from Boat International Media's editors and senior staff have refined the list of yachts nominated for the 2013 World Superyacht Awards to create a list of Finalists, who now stand in contention to receive a coveted Neptune trophy. READ MORE

DATES CONFIRMED FOR 2013 EDITION

8 January 2013

Registration now open for sail and motor yachts The Rendezvous in Monaco returns to the Principality this coming June 20 - 23, bringing four days of yachting fun to superyacht owners in Europe's most glamorous yachting destination. READ MORE

PHUKET WELCOMES YACHT OWNERS FOR ASIA SUPERYACHT RENDEZVOUS

16 - 18 December 2012 - Phuket, Thailand

Organizers and sponsors are in their final days of preparation for the 12th Asia Superyacht Rendezvous. Most of the yachts have arrived, and yacht owners and their VIP guests are getting revved up for some sun, sailing and socializing. READ MORE

YOUNG DESIGNER OF THE YEAR ENTRIES FOR 2013 COMPETITION NOW OPEN

December 12, 2012

The Young Designer of the Year Award competition returns in 2013 with a brand new task set to uncover the industry's up-and-coming creative talents. READ MORE

SUBMIT YOUR NOMINATIONS BEFORE 31 DECEMBER, 2012

November 9, 2012

There are now only a few weeks remaining to submit your nominations for the superyacht industry's most prestigious awards, and to take advantage of the discounted table price exclusively available to early payers. READ MORE

SUPERYACHT DESIGN SYMPOSIUM 2012: ROUND UP

November 2, 2012

Continuing on last year's successful salon-style format, the fifth annual Superyacht Design Symposium sparked discourse and an exciting exchange of ideas among the industry leaders in attendance. READ MORE

YCCS adopts International Super Yacht Rule for Loro Piana Superyacht Regattas

September 17, 2012

Organizing Authority the Yacht Club Costa Smeralda (YCCS) is pleased to announce that the International Super Yacht Rule (ISYR) handicap system will be adopted for the 2013 edition of the Loro Piana Caribbean Superyacht Regatta & Rendezvous (20-23 March, Virgin Gorda) and the Loro Piana Superyacht Regatta (4-8 June, Porto Cervo). READ MORE

Dates confirmed for 2013 Caribbean Superyacht Regatta & Rendezvous

August, 2012

Boat International Media and Yacht Club Costa Smeralda are pleased to confirm that the third edition of the Caribbean Superyacht Regatta & Rendezvous will take place March 20 - 23, 2013 at the YCCS Virgin Gorda. READ MORE

Nominations open for the 2013 World Superyacht Awards

August, 2012

Nominations are now open for the eighth annual World Superyacht Awards, honouring the finest luxury yachts of over 30 metres delivered to their owners in 2012. READ MORE

Boys & Girls Clubs Rendezvous announced

July, 2012

Come celebrate our 25th Anniversary. The Biggest and Best Yachting Rendezvous ever. November 8-10, 2012 Atlantis. READ MORE

Presenting the Young Designer of the Year 2012

July, 2012

On June 22 at the ShowBoats Design Awards gala evening, the winner of the fifth annual Young Designer of the Year Award was announced in front of an international audience of yacht owners and leading superyacht designers. READ MORE

Presenting the Finalists of the Young Designer of the Year Award 2012

June, 2012

On 28 May at the offices of Camper & Nicholsons International in London, a jury comprised of the world's leading superyacht designers met to judge the entries for the Young Designer of the Year Award 2012. READ MORE

LORO PIANA SUPERYACHT REGATTA - RACE DAY 1

June, 2012

If there's one thing that the Costa Smeralda does well (among many others, as it happens) it is that when the wind gods smile, the sailing is some of the best in the world. For the fleet of sailing superyachts competing in the Loro Piana Superyacht Regatta, hosted by the Yacht Club Costa Smeralda in Porto Cervo, the sailing today couldn't have been better – although it was a long time coming. READ MORE

LORO PIANA SUPERYACHT REGATTA - RACE DAY 2

June, 2012

What a difference a day makes! While yesterday's racing was held in the fierce winds of a Sardinian Mistral, the forecast for Day Two at the Loro Piana Superyacht Regatta was for the wind to switch to the south at a lighter 10 knots. As the fleet of sailing superyachts – divided into Performance and Cruising divisions – left the Yacht Club Costa Smeralda docks to prepare for the 1200 first warning signal, there was a sense of expectation that today would be altogether more comfortable than yesterday. The wind, however, was not entirely as forecast, blowing steadily from WNW as the performance division got underway. READ MORE

HIGHLAND FLING TAKES TOP HONOURS ON DAY 3

June, 2012

Day Three of the Loro Piana Superyacht Regatta in Porto Cervo, hosted by the Yacht Club Costa Smeralda and organised by Boat International Media, was a lay day for the Cruising division superyachts, but for those competing in the Performance class there was still all to play for. READ MORE

LORO PIANA SUPERYACHT REGATTA - RACE DAY 4

June, 2012

After a lay day yesterday for the Cruising division, and a hard fought race in the Performance division, the fleet of sailing superyachts taking part in the Loro Piana Superyacht Regatta, hosted by the Yacht Club Costa Smeralda and organised by Boat International Media, had a second day off today. The forecast southerlies finally arrived, but from early in the day it was clear that the strength of the breeze could hamper plans to get a race in. READ MORE

Ganesha and Highland Fling victorious

June, 2012

The final day of the 2012 Loro Piana Superyacht Regatta, hosted by the Yacht Club Costa Smeralda and organised by Boat International Media, had all the makings of being a classic. The top seven yachts in the Cruising division were separated by just four points, while a battle royale between Aegir and My Song in the Performance division looked inevitable on Fitzroy Race Day. READ MORE

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