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Monaco Yacht Show Returns With New Sponsor
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Monaco Yacht Show Returns With New Sponsor


Taking place September 28 to October 1, the Monaco Yacht Show (MYS) has teamed up with luxury watchmaker Richard Mille, the show’s new official sponsor in a multi-year partnership from the 2022 edition. Gaëlle Tallarida, managing director of MYS comments: “This long-term contract reflects our shared commitment towards building a solid, trusting and long-lasting relationship between…

Eye On The X Prize

Eye On The X Prize


Article first published in December 2021/ January 2022 Forbes Monaco issue. Erik Lindbergh gives Monaco a hundred million reasons to help make aviation permanently sustainable. In May 1919, New York hotelier Raymond Orteig offered a $25,000 prize ($400,000 today) to anyone who could fly 5,794 km non-stop from NYC to Paris. The American-French philanthropist wanted to promote…

New Monaco Yacht Show 2021 Format Seeks To Target UHNWIs

New Monaco Yacht Show 2021 Format Seeks To Target UHNWIs


The Monaco Yacht Show 2021 is just around the corner, with this year’s event offering several changes, including a brand-new format. One of the fundamental changes will be a focus on targeting High-Net-Worth and Ultra-High-Net-Worth Individuals, with a greater emphasis on superyacht end-users. These changes have been implemented by the Informa Group, owner of the Monaco Yacht Show, who used…

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