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About Lucy Chabot Reed

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

U.S. Superyacht Association networking opening day Palm Beach Show

Captains, crew and industry folks gathered for casual networking on the first day of the show at the U.S. Superyacht pavilion with a taste of the Chesapeake, …

Palm Harbor Marina set to expand

The northernmost docks in the show — those lovely concrete docks that house the largest yachts — belong to Palm Harbor Marina. And they’re about …

Palm Beach International Boat Show opening day

The 30th annual Palm Beach International Boat Show opened yesterday under cloudy skies, but sunny crew made for a great vibe as crowds filled the docks all …

Some cool things at the Palm Beach International Boat show

Some cool things you may not know about the Palm Beach International Boat show: The Blue Wild, which will feature scuba, freediving, lobstering and safety …

Crew prep for Palm Beach International Boat Show

Felt more like summer as crew worked get their boats ship-shape opening day of the 30th annual Palm Beach International Boat Show. Spring weather is expected …

An open Cuba will rise yachting’s tide

Despite the reality that private yachts and non-American crew can and do travel to Cuba, the recent change in travel restrictions for Americans may be the …

Find these drifters on the boardwalk

They’re back. Those artsy buoys decorated by some of Miami’s top artists have made their way to Palm Beach this week. It’s the International SeaKeepers …

Captains need detailed invoices to keep boss, boat happy

A yacht manager recently complained to us that too many invoices from yachting vendors were slim on details, making it more challenging to get his budget and …

International Game Fish Association IGFA museum to relocate

The International Game Fish Association (IGFA) announced Wednesday night that it will relocate its Fishing Hall of Fame and Museum from the first floor of its …

Captains license matters during yacht job search

Mention licensing and there’s no shortage of venting that yacht captains want to do. Those under the USCA scheme complain about the MCA; those under the MCA …

Editor’s Picks

Derecktor inks deal for large yacht yard in Ft. Pierce

Derecktor inks deal for large yacht yard in Ft. Pierce

By Dorie Cox After five months of negotiations, Derecktor Shipyard signed a deal on April 16 to develop a 12-acre parcel of property in …

23rd Triton Expo welcomes more than 800 for networking

23rd Triton Expo welcomes more than 800 for networking

More than 800 captains, crew and yacht industry professionals networked at the Triton Expo last night. The 23rd installment of the event …

News in the brokerage fleet: Carolina, Status Quo sell; Valerie listed

News in the brokerage fleet: Carolina, Status Quo sell; Valerie listed

Yachts sold M/Y Carolina, a 158-foot (48m) Feadship launched in 1997, sold by IYC broker Mark Elliott, who represented the seller, and …

Crew Compass: Hiring based solely on looks

Crew Compass: Hiring based solely on looks

Crew Compass: by Lauren Loudon It’s that time of year when boats are winding down from their winter Caribbean season and preparing …

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