Posted: 28th September 2015 | Written by: OnboardOnline
Stuart Biesel is the director of MTSI, Megayacht Technical Services International, a regulatory consultancy and statutory management company based in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA. He talks to OnboardOnline about his company and his vision of the yachting industry.
Posted: 17th August 2015 | Written by: Karen Hockney
Two times Olympic silver medallist Ian Walker has a simple formula for the winning streak he has been on of late. Of course, the training counts but it’s all about the right food and, even more importantly, the right kit.
Posted: 22nd July 2015 | Written by: Riviera Wine
Louise Sydbeck is the founder of Riviera Wine based in Antibes in the south of France. Speaking to OnboardOnline, Louise talks about her early childhood ambitions and the journey that led to becoming the world's 100th female Master of Wine.
Posted: 7th July 2015 | Written by: Karen Hockney
Look around at the world’s leading yacht brokers and you would be hard pressed to find one with as colourful and interesting a story as Jonathan Beckett. Burgess’s CEO and charismatic frontman has weathered many a storm over the last quarter of a century, but his vision and business acumen has helped to transform the company from a passionate but tiny concern of three staff into a global phenomenon in superyacht sales and construction, with a team of 140 working out of 11 offices around the world.
Posted: 15th June 2015 | Written by: Penum Yachts
Chef Andrew Murphy is one of the mentors involved in the new Penum Yacht Chef Mentor Program, which was set up to support and develop aspiring chefs on board. Speaking to Ellie Barker, he talks about his career as a chef.
Posted: 8th June 2015 | Written by: Ellie Barker
Chef Stephen Jones is one of the mentors involved in the new Penum Yacht Chef Mentor Program, which was set up to support and develop aspiring chefs on board. Speaking to Ellie Barker, he talks about his career and overall experience as a chef.
Posted: 2nd June 2015 | Written by: Karen Hockney
When Dr Simone Laubscher, a down to earth Aussie mother of three, first arrived in London 15 years ago, she was struck by the lack of choice for a nutritious lunch on the run.
Posted: 25th May 2015 | Written by: Ken Kreisler
Captain Ken Kreisler is a veteran marine journalist and has been part of the boating industry for over 25 years. Based in the US, Ken contributes features and a monthly 'Stateside Update' for OnboardOnline and is currently working on his first novel centering on Nathaniel Hereschoff, Sir Thomas Lipton, and classic yacht racing,
Posted: 5th May 2015 | Written by: Karen Hockney
Like any captain with 20 years of yachting under his belt, Paul Bickley has seen enormous change in the yachting industry since the start of his career.
Posted: 4th May 2015 | Written by: Penum
Chef Alix Verrips is one of the mentors involved in the new Penum Yacht Chef Mentor Program, which was set up to support and develop aspiring chefs on board. Speaking to Ellie Barker, she talks about her career as a chef and her enthusiasm to help other young chefs succeed in the yachting industry.