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Dr.TirachaiPipitsupaphol, Managing Director of Ocean Property Co., Ltd., recently organized the Ocean Marina Pattaya Boat Show 2015. Held on a 18,500-square-meter site at the Ocean Marina Yacht Club Pattaya, the 4th annual boat show was set in order to support Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha's bold vision to make Thailand a maritime hub of Southeast Asia to support maritime businesses and drive economic growth.
Assistant Professor Dr.Chavanee Tongroach, Vice Minister for Tourism and Sports, presided over the event at the Ocean Marina Yacht Club Pattaya, along with Mr. Visanu Jaroensilp,Deputy Governor for Tourism Products of TAT; Mr. Noraset Sritapasso District Chief Officer of Amphor Sattahip Representative of Chonburi governor; and Mr. Rattanachai Sutthidechanai, Chairman of Tourism and Culture Committee, Pattaya City Council. The guests of honor received a warm welcome from Mrs. Nusara (Assakul) Banyatpiyaphod, Chairman of Ocean Property Group; Mrs. Supatra Angkawinijwong, Deputy Managing Director of Ocean Property; and Mr. Scott Finsten, Harbor Master of Ocean Marina. Celebrities and VIP guests included Mr. Nattakrit Thewphaingarm, Nichari Chokprajakchat, Mr. Pongpipat- Krongkarn Chomanan, Mr. Varudh Assakul, Ms. Wannaporn Posayanon, Mr. Tryn Ninlakorn, and Miss International Thailand 2015.
The Ocean Marina Pattaya Boat Show 2015 was held on a 18,500-square-meter site at the Ocean Marina Yacht Club Pattaya and this year attracted more than 6,000 Thai and foreign visitors. Featuring an array of toys for the wealthy worth billions of baht, visitors experienced an incredible passion for the sea and water sports.
Twenty luxury yachts were showcased at the event, including luxury brands such as Princess (a yacht brand under the LVMH group), Monte Carlo Yacht 70, Azimut and Cranchi from Italy. Luxury motoryachts; yacht interiors, decorations and accessories; cuttingedge technology; and luxury real estate were also on display.
A highlight of the Ocean Marina Pattaya Boat Show 2015 was the official launch of the Ocean Emerald, a luxury superyacht—one of just four identical superyachts in the world. These palatial boats were designed by Lord Norman Foster, recognized as one of the world's great architects. He has designed a number of skyscrapers and opulent buildings such as Wembley Stadium, Millennium Bridge in London, and Apple's headquarters in the US. Another highlight was Bakri Cono's HELIOTROPE H48, the first solar-assisted luxury catamaran yacht.
Get ready to experience this extravagant yacht event next year and enjoy panoramic sea views for four days, from 11am-8pm from the 24th to the 27th of November 2016 at the Ocean Marina Yacht Club Pattaya. For more details on participating or visiting the event, visit www.oceanmarinapattayaboatshow.com and www.facebook.com/oceanmarinapattayaboatshow.
About ocean marina
Ocean Marina Yacht Club is Thailand's premier marina resort complex and the largest international-standard marina in Southeast Asia situated on the crescent calm beach of Jomtien, Pattaya. The seaside marina resort includes a boutique hotel, marina-front restaurant, meeting-seminar-banquet facilities which can serve for mini to large scale functions, and grand Sports Complex. Besides, there are two twin towers of luxury residences—San Marino Condominium and Ocean Portofino Condominium—for those who dream of owning a private home with a marina lifestyle.
Ocean marina has been the official venue of many Thai and international events such as the Ocean Marina Boat Show; the annual Top of the Gulf Regatta, Asia's biggest sailing event; CATAWORLD CUP; the 24th SEA Games; several GMM Grammy's concerts; and many more. For more details, visit www.oceanmarinayachtclub.com.