Jill has enjoyed an extensive career in yachting journalism and in the marine industry. She was previously the Founding Editor of Boat International USA and Editor-in-Chief of ShowBoats International. She is a partner in and Editorial Director of Concepts Publishing Inc. and has co-authored more than 20 coffee table books; including Turquoise Reflections (Turquoise Yachts); Built by Oceanco; S/Y Marie; The Bucket Book, 25 Years of Megayacht Racing; Classic Sailing Yachts, and Outrageous Yachts. She has been on the Board of the International Superyacht Society since 2011 and has served on the Honorary Board of the Award Committee for International Seakeepers Society. Jill lives in land locked Vermont, but does manage to get to the water often.
The new, Mangusta Oceano 44 developed jointly by the Group's Engineering department and designer Alberto Mancini, who designed both her exterior and interior, this ultra-modern sea loft is a perfect blend of glass, charm and audacity.
PHI features sensuous lines designed by Cor D. Rover, who based the general concept, exterior design and interior layout on many in-depth conversations with the owner over a period of years.
EVO120 is a sporty high-performance yacht with an avant-garde design.
Moonstone, with exterior design by Tim Heywood and a custom interior by Luxury Projects, is the second yacht to be delivered from the Amels 200 Limited Editions design features exterior design by Tim Heywood and a custom interior by Luxury Projects.
On Sunday, June 27th, 2021, the International SeaKeepers Society participated in The Crossing For Cystic Fibrosis, a long-distance endurance paddle challenge that takes paddlers 80 miles across the Gulf Stream from Bimini in the Bahamas back to the Florida mainland.
Lürssen revealed that they will be displaying the latest delivery from the yard at the Monaco Yacht Show this year. Project 13800 will be delivered during this summer and will have her world debut at the show.
Heesen’s 187-foot (57-meter) Project Akira’s design and engineering work is proceeding on schedule.
Baglietto signed a new 171-foot/52-meter with a Francesco Paszkowski Design both for the exterior and the interior, the latter in collaboration with Margherita Casprini.
Maiora, the FIPA group's brand of large-volume flybridge yachts, two 99-foot (30-meter) models —a Maiora 30 Walkaround and a Maiora 30 Convertible —are already cruising the seas.
Codecasa is building a 190-foot (58-meter) motoryacht “on spec’. Hull C127 will feature a fast displacement hull (typical of navy ships), optimized with the best techniques currently available to reach and exceed the threshold of 20 knots.
Commissioned by an American client introduced to Rossinavi by Javier Navarro of Zarpo Yachts, Piacere’s exterior design is by Viareggio-based Horacio Bozzo Design.
The 263 series, built by Istanbul-based Bilgin Yachts —with naval architecture and exterior by Antalya-based Unique Yacht Design and H2 Yacht Design out of London for the interior living areas— is well along building hulls number 2 and 3.
Asia Superyacht Development ( ASD), a Singapore-based superyacht technology company, is partnering with Nersus Maritime of France for aiding in implementing the NERSUS Rig® technology to new superyacht projects around the globe.
Oceanco has shared that they are saddened by the unexpected news of the passing of their Black Pearl client —Mr Oleg Bourlakov.
Lürssen launched project Enzo, a 378ft/115m superyacht, built for a repeat client who previously owned a 282ft/ 86m Lürssen.
Amico & Co, known for superyacht refit and repair sector, is pleased to add this new waterfront marina to its facilities.
Turquoise Yachts reveals 277ft/84m Project Atlas designed by Harrison Eidsgaard.
Lloyd Werft Bremerhaven, part of the MV Werften Group, delivered the 459-foot/140 meter long SOLARIS on May 27th, 2021.
CRN unveiled the design concept for the new M/Y 142 (171ft/52m) under construction at its Ancona yard.
“Blanche” is a 230-foot/70-meter concept yacht, combining classic timelessness with a strong Italian imprint in which luxury, design and function gracefully coalesce.
Admiral - the flagship brand of The Italian Sea Group – presents their new 180ft/ 55m charter yacht Geco.
With exterior design by Jan Schaffers of Studio De Voogt and interior styling by Rémi Tessier, the totality of Bliss benefits from complete collaboration with the owner.
Sustainability is top priority at SWS.
Lürssen recently launched a 182ft/55m yacht —Project 13800— with exterior and interior design by Bannenberg & Rowell
Built to carry tenders and toys for its mothership—Phi a new Royal Huisman superyacht—this 118ft/36m custom support vessel by Turkey-based Alia Yachts is now undergoing sea trials.
Raindrops is a new series of superyacht artworks crafted by Canadian Artist and Sculptor Carol Bruton.
Taniwha has a GT (Gran Turismo) deck configuration custom designed for the owners.
The first unit to hit the water was 108ft/ 33m hull No. 2 of the Mangusta GranSport line, officially sold just one year ago to an American client, as had been the case with the first unit, currently based in Florida.
Heesen is delighted to announce the delivery of Moskito, YN 19255, previously known as Project Pollux. At 180ft/55m with a Gross Tonnage of 760 GT, she is the second yacht delivered by Heesen in 2021.
Distinguished by its straight bow, the new 57Steel is an ambitious project, the result of intense research carried out by the shipyard and Studio Zuccon International Project.
Istanbul-based shipyard Bilgin Yachts’ flagship 263ft/80m Tatiana is the first of the three yachts in their Bilgin 263 series.
Emerging from the yard in Aalsmeer this week for final finishing and sea trials is the newest member of the Feadship fleet.
Piredda & Partners, a new and youthful Italian yacht design firm, believes its 361-foot (110-meter) concept M/Y NOW marks the beginning of the next generation superyacht.
Journey to the deepest point on the planet in the most high-tech submarine ever built.
Bermuda Tourism Authority and Visit Lauderdale will pair their nautical strengths in a new partnership designed to elevate both destinations’ desirable yachting lifestyle.
Following the sale of the second DOM 133, last week, Baglietto’s new order is for an aluminum fast OPEN yacht, with interior and exterior designed by Francesco Paszkowski Design.
Hurricane Hole Superyacht Marina at Paradise Landing is undergoing a redesign being Developed by Sterling Global Financial. The debut is slated for Q4 2021.
Falcon Yachts has commenced construction on its Legacy line with a 131ft (40m) yacht designed by Turin’s Quartostile studio.
Custom Line launched its second Navetta 30 on Wednesday, March 24th at Ferretti Group’s Superyacht Yard in Ancona.