Amidst financial crisis and the introduction of new taxes for charter yachts, leading industry organizations have come together to form a new Greek Yachting Association (GYA).
The GYA has been founded by the following Greek professional yachting companies which are involved in all fields of Charter, Brokerage, Management, Insurance and Construction of large yachts. GYA and its Members represent over 90% of the Crewed Charter Yachts in Greece under Central Agency.
The objectives of this Association are to:
* Maintain high standards of professionalism in charter, sales and yacht management
* Closely cooperate with MYBA association as MYBA members and MYBA companies
* Organize an annual charter yacht show for the Greek and foreign flag charter yachts under Central Agency Agreement.
List of Founder Companies:
Aris Drivas Yachting
Atalanta Golden Yachts
Big Blue Yachting
Megisti Blue Yacht Charters
North Star Yachting
Seascape Yacht Charters
President: Michael Skoulikidis
Vice President A: Stefanos Macrimihalos
Vice President B: Aris Drivas
Secretary: Ioannis Kourounis
Treasurer: Amelie Panagakos
Member: Spiros Galanakis
Member: Julie Kourouvani
The GYA asks you to reserve the dates of 3 to 7 May 2014, for the Mediterranean Yacht Show that will take place in the historic town of Nafplion.
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