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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 …

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Acrew announces 2019 Crew Award finalists

Acrew announces 2019 Crew Award finalists

Finalists for Acrew’s 2nd annual Crew Awards have been announced. The finalists will be presented to an independent and anonymous panel …

News in the brokerage fleet: Alia project sells; Admiral new builds listed

News in the brokerage fleet: Alia project sells; Admiral new builds listed

Yachts sold Project Al Waab II, a 180-foot (55m) new build from Alia Yachts designed by Vripack, with delivery scheduled for summer …

Spin event raises $5,000 for charity

Spin event raises $5,000 for charity

Young Professionals in Yachting raised more than $5,000 for the Children’s Diagnostic and Treatment Center in Fort Lauderdale on Friday …

Crew Compass: Working for liveaboards a seismic shift from charter life

Crew Compass: Working for liveaboards a seismic shift from charter life

Crew Compass: by Lauren Loudon People always ask me what it’s like to work on yachts? You must have some good stories, they say. …

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