YATCO Appoints Frank Dargavage as Chief Operating Officer to Lead International Team and Robust Consumer Strategy

YATCO appoints Frank Dargavage as Chief Operating Officer to lead international team and robust consumer strategy. Read more.

Fort Lauderdale, Florida, March 23, 2023 — YATCO, the Trusted Global Marketplace of YachtingTM, has appointed Frank Dargavage as Chief Operating Officer (COO).

Frank will lead a team of 50 dedicated professionals specializing in yachting, marketing, and sales to ensure YATCO meets its 2023 goal of dramatically increasing its online lead generation and global consumer reach to bring a new wave of yacht buyers to its professional members.

New Leadership to Enable and Support Growth for YATCO and Its Members

Frank has over two decades of management and leadership experience in various industries and specializes in helping companies scale quickly and efficiently. Frank is adept at driving sustained growth, successfully integrating companies, and building strong teams that work and thrive together. He has a wealth of experience spearheading performance improvements in operations, sales, customer support, and supply chain management. Frank excels at leading teams to create, implement, and sustain positive change and continuous improvement.

He shares, “I’m excited to join the incredibly successful team at YATCO and use my management experience to help ensure that all YATCO brands, team members, vendors, and stakeholders are aligned, ensuring the success of everyone’s combined efforts toward the company’s growth objectives.” As a lifelong boater, Frank is excited to join the impressive YATCO team and assist in its immediate scaling.

Frank is one of several new team members that will play a pivotal role in YATCO’s strong focus and investment in growing its digital presence while maintaining its two-decades-long commitment to serving the best interests of yachting professionals with accuracy, integrity, and leading-edge technology.


YATCO, the Trusted Global Marketplace of YachtingTM, is the sole online service dedicated exclusively to central listings by qualified professionals only with over 20 years in the yachts for sale marketplace. With over $50 billion in yachts for sale, the company supports more than 3,000 yachting professionals, 500 boat dealer websites and facilitates over $7.5 billion a year in sold vessel transactions through its proprietary BOSS (Back Office Software Solution). Committed to 100% pure data, YATCO serves the professional yachting community with accuracy, integrity, and cutting-edge technology.

Media Contact

Lisbet Castillo | lisbet@yatco.com

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