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About Lucy Chabot Reed

Lucy Chabot Reed is publisher and founding editor of The Triton.

Enjoy crayfish at Triton Networking with V-Kool

It’s time for The Triton’s annual crayfish boil with V-Kool of Florida. All captains, crew and industry professionals are welcome to join us on the first …

Refit19: Protecting art during refit begins with an inventory

By Lucy Chabot Reed Even though chief stews are intimately involved with the yacht’s collection of art and its care onboard, protection of the artwork when …

Veteran sails salesmen team up

By Lucy Chabot Reed Bob Meagher III is selling Super Sailmakers and has joined his competition at North Sails. Now the regional sales manager for the southeast …

Triton Expo returns this week

It’s time for one of The Triton’s biggest events of the year, the spring edition of the Triton Expo, this year held on Wednesday (April 17) from 5-8 p.m. …

Refit Show returns

The fourth annual Refit Show concluded last night with a networking happy hour after a full day of seminars, demos and exhibits. Though official statistics …

Refit Show returns with speakers, seminars and hall full of networking

The fourth annual Refit Show is set to welcome attendees Wednesday and Thursday in Fort Lauderdale. As always, it is free to enter and explore the exhibit …

April marks The Triton’s 15th trip around the sun

Publisher’s Point: by Lucy Reed Our April edition is our 180th issue, which marks our 15th anniversary. As a journalist, somewhat cynical after 30 years …

Joystick drives need maintenance, too

By Lucy Chabot Reed Operational issues with electronic power steering (EPS) systems — also known as joystick systems — usually boil down to two …

‘New’ dockmaster at Marina Bay

Tara Dirato has returned to Marina Bay Marina Resort in Fort Lauderdale as operations manager and dockmaster. She was marina manager when long-time dockmaster …

Mattress shop Zeno relocates in Fort Lauderdale

By Lucy Chabot Reed Zeno Mattresses, manufacturer of custom mattresses and bedding for yachts, has relocated a short distance from its former Fort Lauderdale …

Editor’s Picks

Free Trade Zone part of inaugural broker event

Free Trade Zone part of inaugural broker event

By Dorie Cox Yacht crew and brokers from nine brokerage houses were on the job for the first charter broker show at Lauderdale Marine …

An unexpected visitor to a yard not yet opened

An unexpected visitor to a yard not yet opened

By Tom Serio The ink had barely dried on Derecktor Shipyards’ agreement to develop industrial waterfront in Ft. Pierce into a …

New owner revamps, reintroduces Lewis Marine

New owner revamps, reintroduces Lewis Marine

By Lucy Chabot Reed Fort Lauderdale-based Lewis Marine Supply, a 62-year-old chandlery, hosted an open house on Thursday to welcome …

Crew Coach: Inner purpose a powerful tool

Crew Coach: Inner purpose a powerful tool

Crew Coach: by Capt. Rob Gannon Working with people over the past decade as a personal coach, the concept of purpose arises quite …

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