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IGY Marinas to manage National Harbor Marina

on Jan 10, 2017 in Travel

On October 20, IGY Marinas revealed that National Harbor Marina was now one of their locations. It is a major milestone for the company. It represents new ground for the firm, as it will now be able to offer its services in Washington, D.C. The move is quite convenient for travelers who use its service in Washington D.C.
The move is in line with the company’s strategy of expansion. It chose National Harbor for a number of reasons; the area has become quite popular with tourists in recent times. Additionally, many development projects are currently taking place in the area. IGY Marians chose the area primarily because of recent developments there. It has enormous potential as a yachting destination. The company is seeking to make the destination an epicenter for yachting in the nation’s Capital.
The first step of setting up shop will entail teaming up with National Harbor Marina. It will allow the company to begin the implementation of its operations and services. IGY Marinas plans a number of activities to raise the profile of the marina. Firstly, the company plans to host a number of special events. It will also participate in some philanthropic work. Additionally, the company intends to leverage the relationships that it has already created within the industry.
The waterfront features of National Harbor Marina and its exemplary customer service are two of its greatest strengths. The Marina can accommodate yachts that are over 150 feet long a draft of up to 9 feet. It currently has over 70 floating dock slips. Some of the perquisites of this marina are water and refuse basins, a security gate that requires pin code authentication, laundry and shower facilities, complementary cable, Wi-Fi, and many others.
About IGY
IGY is a company that was founded in 2005. Its main area of business is the acquisition, management, and the servicing of luxury yacht marinas. The company has its headquarters in Lauderdale, Florida. The company is setting new standards for nautical tourism around the world. It has marinas all over the world mostly in the Caribbean and the Americas. The company, under leadership like Chairman Andrew Farkas comfortably handles vessels of all categories such as sailing, cruisers, motor yachts, sailing, and sports fishers. The company also manages the exclusive homeports of some of the largest mega yachts in the world. The company is also a participant in some of the biggest fishing tournaments in the Americas. As a result, it has made its marinas highly sort.