Superyacht Industry Returns To London For Top 100 Launch

By Ben Roberts & Y.CO once again welcomed the builders and designers of the largest yachts in the world to London to toast the launch of the new Top 100 Largest Yachts Forecast. After a day of interviews and workshops with members of the press, high-net-worths and key representatives of the large yacht industry walked through the doors of the second annual Top 100 evening event to start the new year.

After watching a short film by highlighting the course of the large yacht industry’s future, alongside a word from Y.CO and The Blue Marine Foundation, guests enjoyed a lavish evening at the May Fair Hotel’s prestigious Danziger suite.

Smoking cocktails from Snow Queen Vodka provided an exciting edge to the sophistication of Chateau D'Esclans' Garrus Rose; all while Natalie Earp (a.k.a. DJ Femme Fatale) provided the vibrant atmosphere thanks to her new music consultancy service for yacht owners 'Sound Purpose'. 

Sponsored by Y.CO, Godiva Chocolate, Snow Queen Vodka and Chateau d’Esclans, the Top 100 Launch Event acted as a platform for hundreds of VIP guests from both industry and press to network and enjoy the start of a new year in London. would like to thank every one who came to the Press Workshops and the evening event for helping us bring an entire industry together and celebrate the achievements - as well as the evolution - of large yacht construction.

To take a look at the 2014 Forecast of the largest yachts to launch over the year, click here.

By Ben Roberts