July 15, 2021

Thank You for Attending YBAA University!

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Reg Opens

YBAA U registration opens

Past Current Presidents

Past Presidents from the last
30 years pose for a photo

Present Garrett

Session Speaker Garrett Schwartz speaks on marine industry MLS, yachtbroker.org

Gary Jobson

Keynote Speaker Gary Jobson discusses perseverance and sailing


Vincent J. Petrella leads an industry-focused panel

Cocktail Reception

Members come together for a group photo at the cocktail reception

100 Years Video

Members gather to view the 100 Years celebratory video


President Jonathan Chapman hands Gary Jobson a $1,600 check for the Leukemia Cup Regatta



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Share Your Opinion About YBAA University

Your thoughts are important to us. Share your opinion and feedback on this year’s event and what you want to see in 2022. Please check your email for the link to the (participants only) survey. We appreciate your response by the end of the day on Friday, July 23, 2021.

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A Century Celebration!

100 Years of YBAA: Through the Years

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YBAA Sponsorship & Advertising Packages

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Increase your visibility with YBAA sponsorship and advertising packages! These packages include year-round promotions on the YBAA website, newsletter, social media, education initiatives, and more. It’s an investment that can create new opportunities for you all year long.

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Industry News

ABYC Educator Training Conference Underway

ABYC's annual Educator Training Conference will be held virtually next week, July 20-22. Designed for high school and post-secondary instructors, as well as boating industry leaders that want to get more involved in creating a strong future workforce, anyone involved in the marine tech space, is encouraged to attend.

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Share Your Company News with YBAA

Do you want to share news about recent sales, new hires, office expansion, or other business updates and successes for FREE? Just send your news items by the first of the month along with any photos to jpskov@ybaa.yachts.

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Get CPYB Certified

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Upcoming CPYB Testing & Exam Days:

Register for exam prep sessions offered the morning of the CPYB Testing dates.

September 21, 2021
December 14, 2021

CPYB Recertification Credit Opportunities
(Check Your CPYB Recertification Status Here)

Continuing education and professional development are essential for Yacht Sales Professionals to perform their job at the highest possible level. Certified Professional Yacht Brokers (CPYB) are required to earn a minimum of 21 credit hours of continuing education/professional development every three years.

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Featured YBAA Member Business Benefit

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YBAA offers members standardized, copyrighted contractual forms, for both U.S. and Canadian use, including Yacht Purchase & Sale Agreement, Central Listing Agreement, Open Listing Agreement, and Acceptance of Yacht. When properly used, the forms help to clarify the terms and agreements between seller/broker, buyer/seller, and broker/broker. In co-op sales with other YBAA brokers, you will know what to expect in the way of documents to be signed. YBAA Forms are available online free to all members and are updated annually.


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