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By webadmin | September 11 2008
Milan – Aicon Yachts, the Group from Messina which operates in the design, construction and sale of luxury motor yachts, listed on the Star segment of the Italian Stock Exchange, has finalized a partnership agreement with Moravia Monte Carlo Yachting, for the sale of megayachts and motoryachts in the Monaco area.
Thanks to the collaboration with Moravia Monte Carlo Yachting, for the first time Aicon yachts will be present with its flagship, the Aicon 85 Fly, at the 18th Monaco Boat Show held in Monte Carlo from September 24th-28th, 2008.
Moravia Monte Carlo Yachting, the Aicon dealer for the Monaco area, was founded in Trieste as a paint manufacturer over 140 years ago. In 1962, thanks to the foresight of the new owner, Moravia becomes Moravia Yachting and moves its headquarters to the Principality of Monaco, to the historical offices overlooking Port Hercules. In 2003, Moravia Yachting takes another step ahead and becomes Moravia Monte Carlo, a part of the Frateschi Partnership Group. It now counts more than 12 leading companies in the world of boating, which range from sailing schools to fleet charter, with sales for over 12 million and profits for over euro 2.8 million.
“The Monaco area represents an international crossroad of potential clients and therefore an important showcase for our company” – states Fabrizio Pisciotta, Aicon Sales Director – “We have been searching for the right partner such as is Moravia Monte Carlo Yachting who boasts a long history and consolidated experience in the nautical sector. We are happy and honored to be represented by them in the area of the Principality”.
“Aicon represents more than just a promise in the international nautical sector” – states Luigi Frateschi, Chairman of Moravia Monte Carlo Yachting – “Moravia Monte Carlo Yachting will put at Aicon’s disposal its experience in the sector and knowledge of the market to support the development of the Aicon group and their success as a must in the world of international yachting”.
Aicon Yachts is active in the design, construction and marketing of luxury motor boats and yachts. The Aicon range is composed by Flybridge and Open boats from 54 to 85 feet. Aicon won twice the “World Yacht Trophy” at the Festival International de la Plaisance in Cannes. Aicon Yachts is a part of Aicon Group, the company is listed on the Star segment of the Italian Stock Exchange