Having first completed an HND in Hotel Catering and Institutional Management in Oxford, Lynne has since gained almost 40 years of experience in the hospitality industry, ten of which were served aboard luxury motor yachts and a further thirty in other yacht-related and villa management sectors. Lynne has extensive practical experience in all aspects of […]
Kim Woodey has over nine years’ experience working on board large motor yachts, cruising both well-known and far-flung regions of the world. Having worked predominantly as Chief Stewardess and Purser on both private and charter vessels, she has been involved in all aspects of the daily running of the vessels, as well as, refit and […]
With over 40 years’ experience working within the yachting and private sector, Terry began his career at the age of 20, mastering his skills to become a Chief Steward/PA by the age of twenty-six. He was extensively trained in St Moritz during the 70’s by Madame Pedrini, who was at that time privately responsible for […]
Following University, Vanessa, managed a Solent-based charter company for three years, assisting them in the development of their corporate business, facilitating team-building and demonstrating strong leadership skills. She went on to successfully work as deck/stew progressing to chief stewardess, a role she held for over seven years. Vanessa eventually formed a professional crew recruitment and […]
Theone is an accomplished sailor who sailed competitively in Canada and the USA after moving to British Colombia. With her sailing background, she joined a 50m yacht, which saw the beginning of eleven years working in the yachting industry. In 2013 Theone formed an events and wedding planning company ‘Elan Events International’ based in the […]
Herve is exceedingly experienced, knowledgeable and skilled in the teaching of cocktails, spirits, beverages and all drink combinations. He is currently writing his own bar book, influenced by well-known bartenders such as Jerry Thomas, and Harry Craddock, to communicate his expertise to beginners in bar tendering.
Christian and Valerie have been established florists for over 18 years in the South of France. With an excellent knowledge of their trade, they professionally teach the art of floral arrangement for all occasions, settings and requirements, from purchasing, design, care & maintenance on board yachts, using both traditional and more modern techniques.