In the USA Yachting magazine has appointed John Wooldridge as its new Editor-in-Chief replacing Mary South.
This marks Wooldridge’s return to publishers Bonnier; he previously served as managing editor of Yachting and MotorBoating and as managing editor of MotorBoating and Sailing from 1998 to 2006.
Most recently, he served as editor-in-chief of PassageMaker published by Active Interest Media a group he joined in 2008.
Wooldridge brings with him a proven success in achieving results through well-honed editorial skills, long-range strategic planning, team-oriented leadership, strong collaboration with marketing partners, development of brand extensions and engaging consumer events. In his 36 years of affiliation with marine magazines.
Wooldridge has managed to cruise, fish, dive and thoroughly enjoy boats domestically and globally, and like us share those experiences with like-minded readers.
Founded in 1907, Yachting is one of the marine industry’s oldest and most respected titles. Yachting provides the passionate boater with content that educates and entertains, enhancing the boating experience.
Expertly written articles reflect the spirit of the sea while preserving its traditions with exciting coverage of the yachting life, from the finest power yachts and equipment to luxury charters and world-class destinations.