YachtWorld Announces New Inventory Management System Update: BoatWizard 2

by | Jul 19, 2010 | YachtWorld


Featured presentation at the upcoming Yacht Brokerage Universities
in Annapolis and Providence

SEATTLE – Jul.19, 2010 – YachtWorld.com, the world’s largest Internet yacht brokerage portal and a division of Dominion Enterprises, today announced that its new inventory management system, BoatWizard 2, will be featured at the upcoming Yacht Brokerage Universities in Annapolis and Providence.

“While the featured presentation on BoatWizard 2 is a powerful incentive to attend, YachtWorld.com will also focus on how new marketing and social media trends will affect brokers,” said John Stewart, brand manager, YachtWorld.com. “In addition, YABA has excellent and informative presentations on ‘Broker Transactions – Avoiding Pitfalls’ as well as ‘Legal Matters for Yacht Brokers.’”

The Yacht Brokerage Universities, hosted by YachtWorld.com and the Yacht Brokers Association of America, will be held in Annapolis on Tuesday, July 20 at the Doubletree Hotel and in Providence on Thursday, July 22 at the Marriott Hotel.

Each full-day session (8:00am – 4:00pm) will feature a variety of technology, marketing and sales presentations, as well as discussion forums, networking and topics of local value to yacht brokers and industry leaders. Breakfast, lunch and coffee breaks are included. The full agenda is as follows:

8:00-9:00 Registration and Continental Breakfast
9:00-9:35 Introduction to the New BoatWizard – John Stewart
9:35-10:35 The New BoatWizard Live Demonstration – Joe Lingerfelt
10:35-10:45 Break
10:45-11:15 Internet Marketing & Social Media – John Stewart
11:15-11:30 YachtWorld Finance Center (a program for brokers not consumers) – Jason White
11:30-12:00 BoatWizard Tips & Tricks – Joe Lingerfelt
12:00-1:00 Lunch
1:00-1:20 Regional Yacht Brokerage Updates
1:20-2:15 Legal Matters for Yacht Brokers
2:15-2:30 Break
2:30-3:15 Broker Transactions – Avoiding Pitfalls
3:15-4:00 Broker-to-Broker Table Topics

As always, these events are free for all attendees but do require pre-registration.
About YachtWorld.com – YachtWorld.com is the single most powerful and effective global marketing solution for the boating industry. With over 114,000 brokerage boats worldwide offered by over 2,400 yacht brokerage houses and 10,000 individual yacht brokers in 100 countries, YachtWorld.com receives nearly 2.5 million global visits by boating enthusiasts each month. YachtWorld.com provides a complete suite of online marketing services for its yacht broker members through BoatWizard and SoldBoats, their proprietary back-end tools. Headquartered in Seattle, Washington, YachtWorld.com has European headquarters in the United Kingdom, with sales and customer service representation in France, Germany, Italy, Holland, Turkey and Estonia. YachtWorld.com is a division of Dominion Enterprises, based in Norfolk, Virginia, USA.

About YBAA – The Yacht Brokers Association of America, Inc. (YBAA) is the oldest (1920) and largest professional yacht brokerage association in the world, with Corporate members (brokerage firms & their brokers) and Affiliate members (companies providing services and products to the industry) throughout the U.S., Canada and several other nations worldwide. Members are committed to professionalism, abide by a strict Code of Ethics, have access to standardized yacht transaction contracts and educational services. YBAA is a founder of the Certified Professional Yacht Broker (CPYB) program, co-sponsored by every yacht broker association in the U.S. and Canada

About Dominion Enterprises – Dominion Enterprises is a leading marketing services company serving the automotive, enthusiast and commercial vehicle, real estate, apartment rental, and employment industries. The company’s businesses provide a comprehensive suite of technology-based marketing solutions including Internet advertising, lead generation, CRM, Web site design and hosting, and data management services. The company has more than 40 market-leading Web sites reaching more than 17.6 million unique visitors, and more than 280 magazines with a weekly circulation of 2.4 million. Headquartered in Norfolk, Virginia, the company has 4,900 employees in more than 186 offices nationwide. For more information, visit http://www.DominionEnterprises.com.