This year saw The Greek Yachting Association (GYA) successfully organise the first Mediterranean Yacht Show in Nafplion from the 3rd to the 7th of May, targeting professionals of the yachting industry with an international exhibition of crewed yachts.
The opening ceremony took place on 3rd May, followed by an impressive reception at the fortress of Palamidi, where those invited enjoyed a unique performance of live music by an electric string trio.
During the exhibition, participants had the opportunity to inspect the boats, meet the crews and arrange deals. The yacht show was attended by the majority of leading global chartering companies such as Camper & Nicholsons, Edmiston & Company, Fraser Yachts, Yachting Partners International, Merle Wood & Associates, Inc., Dahm International, OceanStyle by Burgess, Northrop & Johnson and Luxury Charter Group.
57 luxury vessels were on show, 21 pavilions hosted a variety of exhibitors and 202 yacht brokers from 17 countries attended the inaugural show. The large number of participants, the efficient organisation and the high quality of the vessels on display have marked the Mediterranean Yacht Show as a success in which will be continued once again in Nafplion, from 2nd to the 6th of May 2015.