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SeaKeepers Bermuda 2017

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Date(s) - Jun 22, 2017
07:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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SeaKeepers Bermuda 2017
Throughout its existence SeaKeepers has made it a practice to honor and promote those key decision makers and influencers who have made extraordinary commitments to preserving our planet’s oceans. An exclusive gathering of yacht owners will come together to recognize Wendy Schmidt, the 2017 SeaKeeper of the Year, against the electrifying backdrop of the America’s Cup celebrations.The evening will also recognize the SeaKeepers of Bermuda, Philippe Max Rouja, Judie Clee, John Paul Skinner, and Chris Flook. 2016 and 2017 programming with the DISCOVERY Yacht Fleet will be featured showing how the International SeaKeepers Society partners with the yachting community.

WHO
The International SeaKeepers Society

WHAT
Honoring the 2017 SeaKeeper of the Year
Wendy Schmidt

Recognizing the SeaKeepers of Bermuda
Philippe Max Rouja│Judie Clee│John Paul Skinner│Chris Flook

2016 & 2017 DISCOVERY Yacht Programming Highlights

DISCOVERY YACHT CHAIR
Stefano Tositti │ CEO BWA Yachting

Reception Sponsor
Ritz-Carlton Reserve Residences
Caroline Bay, Bermuda

WHEN
Thursday, June 22nd
7:00 PM – 11:00 PM

WHERE
Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute (BUEI)
Harbourfront Restaurant
Crow Lane, Hamilton, Bermuda

EVENT INFORMATION
Erica@seakeepers.org | 305.448.7089

Formal Cocktail Attire

DISCOVERY YACHT FLEET
Alegria │ Amevi │ Asean Lady │ BG3 │ Copasetic │ Defiance │ E Cruz
Evviva Explorer │ Final Final │ Forget About It │ Fugitive │ Insetta │ Julia
Lady Jo │ LoJo │Lady Kathryn V │ Meduse │ Miss Phebe │ Morning Glory
MV Explorer │Mystique │ Niyama │ Noble House │ Novurania
Octopus │ P2 │ Penny Mae │ Qing │ Reel Buzz │ Shredder
Silver Cloud │ Timely Sale │ Valkyrie │ Vigilante

Awards Provided by SeaKeepers 2017 Artist of the Year Xavier Cortada
Individual Sponsors
Wendy Benchley – Victoria Sponsor
Annual Corporate Sponsors
2017 SeaKeeper of the Year

Mrs. Wendy Schmidt

Wendy Schmidt is President of The Schmidt Family Foundation, where she works to advance the development of renewable energy and the wiser use of natural resources. The Foundation houses its grant-making operation in The 11th Hour Project, which supports more than 150 non-profit organizations around the world in program areas including renewable energy, ecological agriculture, human rights, and our maritime connection through its 11th Hour Racing program.

11th Hour Racing promotes sustainability in the sailing and maritime industries, and serves as the Exclusive Sustainability Partner for Land Rover BAR, the British team competing for the upcoming 35th America’s Cup in Bermuda. 11th Hour Racing also recently signed on as co- title sponsor with Vestas Wind for the American team in the 2017-18 Volvo Ocean Race.

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