#CharterSmarter with Bluewater at the 2019 Miami International Boat Show

Join us for sundowners and hors d’oeuvres aboard the luxurious 2019 Lagoon Power Catamaran "Long Monday" 4:30pm Friday, February 15th for an informational 30-minute presentation on the basics (and the nitty gritty) of luxury yacht charters.

By Shalom Weiss • 31 January 2019
Presented by Charter and Brokerage Specialist and President of Bluewater Yachting USA, Ami Ira who will share her experience and insight to save you the "learning curve" and prevent you from making first timer mistakes, costing you time, money, and frustration.

We’ll cover:

Yacht Charter 101

-What is a Yacht charter?
-How many people can come?
-What is the process of booking?
-What are the best places to charter?
-What can you really do on board?
-How much notice do you need?

Yacht Charter 202

-How much will it really cost?
-How do I get the best price, without sacrificing quality?
-How do I know which yacht is the best one for me and my family/friends?
-How involved are the Crew?
-How does the Crew manage my APA (Advance Provisioning Allowance)?

And much more!

Places limited - RSVP here.

About the Speaker

Ami G. Ira

With over 24 years of superyacht experience and as founder of Bluewater USA (previously Crew Unlimited and CU Yacht Charters), Ami has an unrivaled reputation in providing clients with the best in yacht charter experiences, planning vacations in destinations all over the world. Her knowledge of professional yacht crew and first hand inspections of hundreds of luxury yachts from 80’ to 240’, ensures Ami has inside information about various yacht makes and models, which few others are privy to.

Ami believes wholeheartedly that it is the relationship with the crew that makes each individual’s experience with yachting so special. Ami takes the time to help each client learn what they hope to find in the ideal yacht, help them decide what is practical, what is possible, and what is, in the end, going to fulfill their dreams.

Ami sits on the Board of Directors of CYBA, is a charter member of the USSA, and is a long-standing member of IYBA, MIASF, and the PYA. She also is Bonded and insured.