All set for our 20th Anniversary? YPI CREW marks two decades in yacht crew recruitment.

YPI CREW, the established front-runner in yacht crew placement.

What can you expect from the 2022 Mediterranean yacht recruitment season?

April, May and June are traditionally the busiest months of the year in yacht crew recruitment but the question is: Is this still the case in 2022 when our industry is navigating the biggest shake up for a generation following the sanctions many Russian yachts are facing?

YPI CREW Annual Report: 2021 marked 45% increase in job requests

As always at the beginning of the year, we are pleased to share some data with our community. 2021 was the year of revival for the yachting industry with all key economic indicators turning green. YPI CREW came through the pandemic stronger and this was thanks to our formidable recruiters and employees who showed great agility and adaptability and I would like to record my thanks to them all.

Meet Ana Ceovic – winner of the 2021 Young Designer of the Year Award!

Croatian yacht designer Ana Ceovic, who has earned the attention of the world’s leading yacht designers, talks to us about her beginnings and ideas that guide her in building her career.

Join CV Workshop with Karine Rayson and Louise Overend

We have teamed up with The Crew Coach, Karine Rayson, to organise a virtual CV Workshop for all the yacht crew that want their CV to shine! The entry fee is only 10€ and all the proceedings will be donated to yacht Stew Gemma's Fundraiser which is to raise £100,000 for medical treatment to Stage 4 Cervical Cancer.

YPI CREW Yacht Crew Salaries Report 2020

Salary is generally one of the top motivators when choosing a job onboard a yacht, yet it is usually one of the best-kept secrets within the industry.

YPI CREW Annual Report: How Covid-19 impacted 2020 yacht recruitment data

Laurence Lewis, the director of YPI Crew, talks about the effects Covid-19 has had on yacht recruiting and what predictions can be made for this year.

Fundraising for the Antibes Lifeboat Service

The Antibes Lifeboat Station is asking for your kind donations to help it reach its goal to purchase an inshore lifeboat. This faster, lightweight inshore rescue boat will be able to launch any time of the day, allowing it to respond to rescue calls quicker with as little as 3 crew members, saving time, money and lives.

YPI CREW Annual Report: 2019 Yacht Crew Trends

Our annual yacht industry statistics for yacht crew recruitment are now in, and are an invaluable tool in helping our entire industry understand the state of yachting today.