AZIMUT-BENETTI goes UP Fashion with Stefano Ricci

SU-O1-In the field of luxury megayachts, AZIMUT-BENETTI as the firm goes ahead increasing their production of mega-yachts. Since 1970 AZIMUT began building yachts they development prestigious brands such as Azimut Yachts, Azimut Grande and Atlantis. But with the acquisition in 1984 of BENETTI; AZIMUT grows as a group of 3 to 9 marks: Benetti Yachts, Yachtique, Fraser Yachts, Lusben, Marina di Varazze and Royal Yacht Club of Moscow.

Benetti's Mega Yacht Bss. CEO

Benetti’s Mega Yacht
Bss. CEO

The brand BENETTI was founded in 1873 transfer
it’s nobility as a legend in the boating industry with extensive experience in building great products, from solid ships for World War II, merchant ships, sailboats and sumptuous yachts to the young company.

Benetti's Mega Yachts Sale Director

Benetti’s Mega Yachts Sale Director

The synergies of AZIMUT-BENETTI change the world of  yachts with their  particular way as group specializing in build elegant mega-yachts with the highest technology.

Diamonds Are For EverMega Yacht

Diamonds Are For Ever
Mega Yacht

Precisely as AZIMUT-BENETTI demonstrated in the most important exhibition in the United Etates in “Fort Laurderdale International  Boat Show” (FLIBS 2012) Where Azimut-Benetti had on display the latest mega-yacht built by BENETTI “DIAMONDS ARE FOR EVER” their newest lavish and fully equipped floating jewel.

Diamonds Are For Ever VIP Features

Diamonds Are Forever VIP Features

The lush interior of the 200 feet (61m) was designed by Evan K. Marshall. “DIAMONDS ARE FOREVER” is a moving mansion replete with unexpected eccentricities as television screens
behind each mirror and even in the bathrooms, a concept of extreme ostentation with a gym and a spa and elegant built cabins for 12 guests and 15 members the crew.

Diamonds Are For Ever Gym

Diamonds Are Forever Gym

BENNETTI historically has been a leader in the construction of mega-yachts, in 1979,
gave “Nabila” an order of Adnan Khashoggi, the first mega-yacht of 83 m. (272.31 feet) and 2465.Ton, who later was the “Trump Princess”, the largest mega-yacht at the time, so the presence of the massive “DIAMONDS ARE FOREVER” in the middle of hurricane risk “Sandy”, during the press conference held by executives of AZIMUT-BENETTI:  Fortunato Di Marco, Alberto Perrone Da Zara and CEO Vincenzo Poerio, was the perfect example to inform the American continent, on the project “Design Innovation”, the BENETTI’s idea was announced last September, during the Monaco Yacht Show.

Benetti's Yacht Designers Contestants from all over the world

Benetti’s Yacht Designers Contestants from all over the world

“Design Innovation” is a bold new project that will mark a new era of BENNETTI, in the evolution of
design, style and home-feel printed by BENETTI Yachts in their 140 year history it represents an ambitious aspiration
. – Stated Vicenzo Poerio BENETTI’s Megayacht Business Unit CEO-:

Vincenzo P. Benetti's CEO

Vincenzo P. Benetti’s CEO

“We have decided to offer this challenge for most prestigious yacht  world’s designers. Almost twenty architectural firms are working in dozens of designs and new concepts into categories yachts from 50 to 90 + meters, offering new opportunities for guidance and interpretation for the future design of our mega-yachts. Poerio said. Currently, 16 companies yacht
designers have been approved for this contest”
Concluded.

Filippo Ricci, Yacht Division of Stefano Ricci's House

Filippo Ricci, Yacht Division of Stefano Ricci’s House

The fact that Benetti have 16 designers to redefine excellence and traditional elegance BENETTI’s DNA can be a real challenge, just deal with the personalities of the participants, especially in a contest to overcome the historical tradition of the luxurious brand STEFANO RICCI and yacht designer LUCA DINI, who presented their interpretation and design concept
for 72m models (236.feet). The prototype  LUCA DINI and STEFANO RICCI yacht has within the household handicrafts Florentine luxury brand that support STEFANO RICCI.

Filippo Ricci, Yacht Mode 72

Filippo Ricci, Yacht Mode 72

Each space meets design codes that have been used traditionally to maintain the high level excellence of our firm as: Californian briar root wood, Tuscan travertine marble and crocodile skin. “– Declared Filippo Ricci, (Creative Director and bloodline descendant in the aristocracy RICCI) -” The new Yacht division STEFANO RICCI fully compliant with the philosophy of the brand “100% Made in Italy” as an expression of the highest quality and exquisite creativity. It is a great honor for us to be part of this project, an excellent brand  alliance with a leading shipyard such as Benett “i-said-Mr. Filippo Ricci, during the presentation of his 72 ModelLUCA RICCI as plus FILIPPO RICCI gave us a virtual tour inside the gorgeous yacht.

Benetti UP Fashion with Stefanno Ricci

Benetti UP Fashion with Stefanno Ricci

This collaboration is particularly consistent with the philosophy of BENETTI, brand and STEFANO RICCI together as global ambassadors of Italian style and exquisite expression of the highest level of excellence in couture products. We are proud to count among our designers family members of STEFANO RICCI “- concluded. Vincenzo Poerio.

 

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Un Océano de Lujos en los Yates-Cruceros

The best standard in the Oceans

SU-O1. (Fotos cortesía de WS & Edwards Scott) Si  viajar enun crucero regular de más de 1000 personas  es una gran experiencia para sumergirse en nuevas culturas y disfrutar con estilo el trasportarse dentro de una ciudad  flotante en medio del mar… La aventura de hacerlo en un pequeño crucero es todo un lujo.
El hecho de que los buques de esta categoría tienen una capacidad de 500 personas entre pasajeros y tripulantes, el viaje se convierte en una experiencia íntima que ofrece la oportunidad de adquirir conocimiento y compartir con otros viajeros, un lujo que sólo este tipo de Mega-yates puede proporcionar.

Latest Awards give away
by printed publication

Es por eso que este tipo de viajes es perfecto para reuniones familiares, bodas y luna de miel, graduaciones, reuniones de amigos, incentivos corporativos y premios de empresas. Durante el primer semestre del 2012 las guías y publicaciones especializadas en productos de “Lujo” reportaron las encuestas a sus consumidores con altos estándares en calidad, diseño y servicios en lo que va del año en líneas de Pequeños Cruceros de Lujo y 4 compañías fueron las que repetidamente se mantiene en los primeros lugares de preferencia de los cruceristas, sin repetir el orden de preferencias.

5 Star Quality
Lifestyle

La línea Premium que cumplió con todos los requisitos de calidad en la amplia gama de servicios requeridos para un producto de gustos sofisticados; Sea Dream Yacht Club, es la compañía que se mantiene como líder de la lista de clientes con sus naves gemelas.

Twin Super Yacht
Luxury at it’s BEST

Estos 2 estupendos Yates integran la flota de  Sea Dream Yacht Club con la capacidad  de 112 pasajeros en cada uno de sus buques garantiza un servicio personalizado y atención al 100% por los 95 miembros de su tripulación profesional.

All Staterooms have ocean views

Todos los 54 camarotes tienen vista al mar con una amplitud  de 195 pies cuadrados. Y 16 de los camarotes  se puede convertir en 8 Suites (dobles).
La elegante suite “propietario” tiene una amplitud de  447 cuadrados, cuenta con un dormitorio privado y baño con bañera; extensa sala y área de comedor con baño para visitas proporcionando una mayor comodidad y la posibilidad de contar con espacio para eventos y entretenimiento privado.

Sea Dream, the favorite
Per years

Sea Dream Yacht Club es sofisticación, exclusividad y lujo puro en los océanos con puertos de embarque en todo el mundo en los destinos más exóticos y en regiones como en: el Amazonas, el Caribe, el Mar Negro, el Mediterráneo y Costa Rica.
Sea Dream Yacht Club tiene la categoría de un estilo de vida de 5 estrellas; con Tarifa Inclusiva, una de las más fina gastronomía, Marinas con todo para practica en una amplia variedad de deportes, gimnasios, viajes temáticos de Cata Champagne y Caviar y tiendas libres de impuestos en las Boutiques a bordo de los Yates de
SEA DREAM Yacht Club.

5 Stars Lifestyle
In the Oceans

Testimonio de los consumidores de productos y servicios de alta calidad le dan a Sea Dream Yacht Club el Medallón de 5 estrellas en los Premios Náuticos del 2012.

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The Nautical Awards in an Ocean of luxury with Small Cruising

The best standard in the Oceans

SU-O1.( Pictures Courtesy of WS & Scott Edwards)
If regular cruising is a great experience  to submerge into new cultures and be in a city in the ocean; the adventure to do it in a Small Cruise is Real Luxury.
The facts are vessels in this category can hold along, not more than 500 people between passengers and crew, the trip becomes an intimate experience and bring the opportunity to get acquaintance with other travelers; a treat only this
kind of Mega Yachts can provide. That’s why this yacht also are  perfect for family reunions, weddings and honey moon in the oceans, graduations , friends reunions, corporate incentives and awards.

Latest Awards give away
by printed publication

During 2012 guides and publications specialize in “Up-Scale” consumers have similar standards to measure  the best of the year in small luxury cruising and so far 1 has been repeated in the TOP of their list, getting costumers preferences. The Premium Small Cruise-lines are the ones that can hold everything, in high end quality & service such it does…

5 Star Quality
Lifestyle

SEA DREAM Yacht Club, which holds the lead of the clients list, with 2 twin Super Yachts. The SEA DREAM, Yacht Club; offers to their 112 passengers in each one of its vessels a delightful 100% attention and care by 95 members of their professional crew.

All Staterooms with ocean views

All staterooms are ocean view. There are 54 Yacht Club Staterooms measuring 195 square feet. 16 of the Yacht Club Staterooms can be converted to 8 Commodore Suites (double Yacht Club).

Twin Super Yacht
Luxury at it’s BEST

The Owner’s Suite with 447 elegantly appointed square feet features a private master bedroom and bathroom suite with a soaking tub a living and dining room area with a guest bath providing extra comfort for private entertaining.

Sea Dream, the favorite
Per years

Sea Dream Yacht Club is pure luxury on the oceans with Ports of call around  the world in the most sophisticated destinations in regions such: The Amazon, The Caribbean, The Black Sea, The Mediterranean, and Costa Rica.
SEA DREAM, Yacht Club is 5 Star Lifestyle with: Inclusive Fare, Finest gastronomy, Water Sport Marinas, Fitness Center, Champagne & Caviar Splash Voyages, tax free shopping at SEA DREAM Boutique.

Sea Dream Presidet
Robert W. Lepisto

Testimonials of luxury consumers give to SEA DREAM Yacht Club the 5 Star Medallions in Nautical Awards 2012.

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CLIA, Cruise 3Sixty the Olympics in the Cruise Industry.

Cruise Lines International Asociation

SU-O1.- (Graphic Reporter: Scott Edward)
With visitor from all over the world, CLIA’s “Cruise 3sixty” closed with outstanding records: more than 2000 travel consultants had the opportunity to: Attended the 18 Educational Seminars,
any of the  8 meetings with the major cruise liners to get their updates. Visitors could learn and practice with 24 cruise-line’s Booking Demos.

Cruise 3SIxty 2012

All these representatives for all travel agencies attended 29 workshops about products and destinations and get the inside scoop in the 5 days Ship inspection in mostly the most beautiful cities in the ocean such:

Royal Caribbean Cruise Line. Did it again

The largest ships in the world Royal Caribbean Oasis Class, both Allure & Oasis in their home port, they touring and taste the flavors as well in the Majestic of the Seas;

Carnival Cruises

they went inside the Carnival Liberty, Carnival Glory, Carnival Valor,  Carnival Destiny;

NCL FreeStyle

They enjoyed the free style of Norwegian Cruise Lines inside the Norwegian Sky.

Princess Cruises

Travel Agents & Consultants delight themselves in the Crown Princess, Island Princess, Emerald Princess…

Holland American Line

and touring the interiors of HAL Staatendam, and  HAL Maasdam.
And if that wasn’t enough on land in the Broward Convention Center the participants “HAVE TO” visit “Cruise 3sixty” Trade Show with 300 exhibitors and 26 cruise lines.

CLIA’S President with Cruise Lines’ CEOs

At must as well they had everyday Breakfast Sessions, which becomes the daily morning TV talk show hosting the major players and decision makers in this nautical world.

Gala Hall of the Fame night

But if that’s wasn’t all, nobody missed the social network over every day cocktail receptions sponsored by: specialize media, cruise liners, and the official ones hosted by CLIA with the grand “HALL OF FAME” traditional Gala dinner “The Oscar’s of the Industry” .

Major Sponsor

Everything above in a 6 day Olympic race to get the best and most of the cruise line industry.
American Express has been the major sponsor and provides the best sales tools to actualized and promote new sources for the sales teams of all agencies and retailers so they can take advantage,

30 & 20 Years on the market

and find franchises opportunities with companies like CruiseOne & Cruise Inc., whom by the way announces their upcoming successful anniversaries 20 and 30 each one in a great event inside the New Disney’s Cruise-Ship in Orlando.

MSC CEO Rick Sasso

Certainly during the process of this energetic event there are many breaking news: in 2 days continuous press conferences with announcements of all kind the highlights without doubt:
In Exclusive Rick Sasso CEO of MSC Cruises; announced that Sophia Loren as Godmother and muse inspired to the Italian luxury Cruise-Line for their new ship “Divina” ready to be christening on May 26 covering her itinerary and she will be arriving to her home Port in Miami by November 2013.

Celebrity Cruise Lines

Celebrity Cruise; Provoked a big splash with details about  the transparent balcony shower in the new ship of “Celebrity Reflection”.

Carnival new vessel BREEZE

Carnival Cruise Lines; Features the latest news of the new 130,000 ton “Carnival Breeze” to be ready for June 3 of this year and having as comedy curator “George López”…That can be hilarious.

RCCL Re-doing their entire fleet

Royal Caribbean Cruise Line; Did it again! the brand of WHY NOT!, decided to renew from the core 18 ships of their 22 fleet at once around the world. RCCL is more than aware of the new fuel regulation on the seas and the leaders in the finest ships in the world. So their executives doesn’t conforms to have the largest vessels in the ocean but they want the best for their costumers and they are getting for their ships not just a “makeup but a major intervention”  from now each one of their ships are coming back till 2014; rejuvenated, revitalized, refreshed and ready to please their faithful travelers.

NCL CEO Kevin S. Free fall in the Breakway’s H2o park

NCL Free Style & Free Slides

Another break news were delivered about the incredible fun and “Free Style” of Norwegian Cruise Linesnew ship “Breakaway” with luxurious and beautiful “Haven” Section, but aside “stuff & bla,bla”  (as the funniest easy going  CEO in the Industry) Kevin Sheehan took a short cut to announce the excitement of their “Free Fall Tween Slide in the top of the “Breakway” Aqua Park; Mr. Sheehan challenging to all press members to take the ride.

Luxury sector of Cruises

SeaDream’s President Robert W. L.

In the “high-end” luxurius Sea-Dream Club Yacht, the revelation was the new exotic itinerary in South-America traveling thought the Amazonas in virgin areas where any other cruise line has been before.

River Cruise Leader in USA

 

 

 

American Cruise Lines, (River cruises leader in US) not only confirms the building of their new ship Paddle River Cruise class, after the overwhelm success of their “Queen of the Mississippi” but they modernize their booking tools with a new website to keep the personalized style of their slogan American Cruise Lines “Small Ship Cruising Done Perfectly”

European River Cruises

Avalon Waterways the River cruise leader in Europe announced: New Ships, New cruises themes, New Itineraries and opening their doors to Latin-American travelers in their two “New Suite Ships” in Europe also Avalon ChoiceSM – an entirely new concept in river cruising – for 2013. And also they were unveiling plans to add five new itineraries.  .So there is a world of choices to discover, enjoy and save having the educational, fun way to travel and have the most extraordinary experiences in the Cruise World; during this great “Cruise 3sixty” Convention the race was against the time to learn, process, meet, deal and talk with this entire incredible group of expert in this growing healthy and enjoyable industry.
So let’s choose the one for us and for you….. Bone voyage!!!

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The success of a “Pair á Pair” of 2 great Brands: AQUARIVA by RIVA & GUCCI.

Rosana S.G. Exclusive Int. w. Brand Manager RIVA Paola P.

SU-O1.- (Photos By Said Bazze).-  The Yacht Industry has been using great designers to fulfill the select taste of their clientele, and the great news of an exquisite product  comes alive from  2 legendary brands “Pair á Pair”  top the year during the “Yach & Brokerage Show “ in Miami at the beginning of the 2011.

Pair á Pair ,CEOS Riva-Gucci

The legendary Italian (1842) meticulous man-craftship RIVA  got together with another Italian iconic (1921) brand GUCCI, to give a birth of a beautiful innovative yet even functional design mahogany boat “AQUARIVA” the first unique stylized boat in one of the most exclusive collection of the Florence Company GUCCI. The masterpiece of a life style launched in the beginning of this millennium. The “AQUARRIVA”by Gucci has been established a seamless union between this two extraordinary firms.

AQUARIVA by GUCCI in USA

The founding of this solid “Pair á Pair” between this incomparable contemporary classics, brought the best of the of the premium motors yacht with the essence of the GUCCI Italian’s design office to be in each step during the building for their signature AQUARRVIA; from the fiber glass hull painted in GUCCI’S owns hue of glossy white, while RIVAS’s mahogany masterly varnish finish represent the peerless mast of distinction for the cockpit, walking deck and awning cover hatch.

Rosana S.G.Exclusive Int. W Brand Manager RIVA Paola P.

Outstanding features along the innovative 2 speed electronic gear of the 2 , 380 horse power Yanmar engines, are the Guccisima print for the waterproof that cover the seats and sun deck, plus the beautiful line Gucci’s white cotton luxurious bed upholstery.

Unveiled in September 2010 at the International Cannes Boat Show AQUARIVA by Gucci extend his fascination by the Opening of the Milan Fashion Week throughout 2011 around the world. This exclusive edition just 10 of this astonish boats has been build and sold with the compelling customization of the RIVA by GUCCI  (“Pair á Pair” ) with accessories such as: picnic set, travel bags, shoes, scarves, a watch, caps and sunglasses.

AQUARIVA by Gucci Accesories

The boat’s iconic Gucci signature green- red-green web detailing along the complimentary unique green crystal windshield were just a meringue on the cake, for the members of the Italian  Ministry of Economic Development, Italian Trade Commission and UCINA, Italian Industry Association, in cooperation with Yacht and Sail Magazine to give them the  Nautical Design Award to the AQUARIVA, Riva’s 33 footer as the expression of authentic Italian elegance, especially for the co-branding between the nautical world and one of the luxurious Italian brands.

Rosana S.G. Ex. Int, Nautical Design Awards AQUARIVA

Rosana S.G. W. Paola P. RIVA's Brand Manager at Nautical Design Awards

Riva is one of the 8 exclusive and prestigious brands of the Ferretti Group at this point the leaders in the design in the nautical world with construction and sale of motor-yachts.

Rosana S.G. Exclusive Int w Ferretigroup CEO Salvatore B.

Their portfolio’s brands are Ferretti YachtsPershing, Itama, Bertram, Riva, Mochi CraftCRNand Ferretti Custom Line. The Group, led by Chairman and Founder Norberto Ferretti and by CEO Salvatore Basile, another “Pair” of visionaries who keep satisfy their consumer by taking a step ahead in research, development and cutting-edge technological solution with the topnotch of specialized technicians, engineers’ and well established brand’s designers. Nothing better than “Pair á Pair”

Ferretigroup's Luxury brands Representatives

AQUARIVA by RIVA & GUCCI

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If Lady Diana or Jackie Onassis were alive they wore NICOLAS FELIZOLA’s ORINOKIA 2011 Collection.

Cocktail, elegant and modern

SU-O1 ( Photos Victor Espinoza) .- October began with the best of the Fashion Industry in Miami and keeps on going on.

Nicolas Felizola a big production

 But is the Venezuelan Nicolas Felizola one of the youngest International prestige designers, with his highest couture’s style, who christening this season at premium venue MAC (Miami Art Center) with a fundraising event in benefit to the International foundation “Friends of Kids with Cancer”, in which he introduced  his collection ORINOKIA 2011, a finest cohesive combination inspired on the nature ambiance and variety of ecosystems where the Orinoco River is passing through. 

Sexy, cute, perfect finished beautyful

 Felizola make one of the most elaborated productions with natural elements, in a combination of nature, technology and even clouds in a presentation for almost 100 beautiful well done garments in finest fabrics, light feathers to cashmere, from feminine perfect suits to work for executive ladies, with elements used in the baroque times, pleated on the jackets with sexy laces and the practicality of the 3rd millennium a vanguard heart cut on the mini pensile skirts seal the deal.

Artificial snake skin fabric

Lovely captivating classic cocktail dresses well fit in the waist and tulle as used in the 50’s are the choice for cocktail.
His night gala proposals were form bright sequins mini dresses to luminous snake fabrics that fit tight to singular elegance in Felizola’s women bodies.

Cohesive & solid ORINOKIA 2011

Definitely Felizola is maturing and becoming the best designer in Latin America, there was not one, in more than 100 unique and well finished designs he presented that weren’t wearable for modern classy women in the world.

Men ORINOKIA 2011 Collection

As great as was women’s collection, Felizola awe the audience with his young but well tailored men’s collection, in light colors and smooth finest fabrics, he rejuvenated the entire look in man’s suits, and even the Tuxedo become practical and approachable  by the guy who wear it.

Designer Nicolas Felizola & Jaqueline B.

Felizola has been dressing 3 Mexican TV actresses Susana González, Patricia Manterola and the one who wore the ORINOKIA 2011 bride’s gown on the runway was Jacqueline Bracamontes.
 
 
  

Emilio Uribe Hair & Makeup Artist

with Artist Emilio Uribe

To pair this skilful designer in this incredible fashion show was another successful Latin-American talent, blossoming hairstylist, Emilio Uribe who brought the latest trends in editorial refine runways,  his exquisite taste enhance  a whole look and bring splendid solid concept with the perfect custom work of the exceptional Young Designer NICOLAS FELIZOLA  Haute Couture.

 
 
 

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