|Headquarters||Boca Raton, Florida, United States|
Steffen Brunn (CEO)|
YACHTICO was founded by Steffen Brünn in 2010 and launched the yacht vacation booking platform in May 2011 in Germany, Austria and Switzerland with a European focus. YACHTICO started with almost 10,000 yachts operated by local charter companies mainly in Europe and in the Caribbean. The company's initial investment came through the founder and angel investors in US, Germany and Switzerland.
The beta version of the site went live in May 2011.
In 2017, YACHTICO was the winner of the "Florida Companies to Watch" award.
YACHTICO moved its headquarter to the United States in 2015. The company's team has a joint history with Research Park at Florida Atlantic University and hired some of their key people directly from the Florida Atlantic University.
All yachts can be chartered with an optional crew. A majority is also available as bare boat charter. Since October 2015 YACHTICO yacht vacations are available within the Sabre travel agency network.
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