Two world class brands join forces on the water – RYCT x Sotheby’s International Realty

  • June 7, 2019

Sotheby’s International Realty (SIR), the world’s leading luxury real estate group and The Royal Yacht Club of Tasmania (RYCT), the host of world-class sailing competitions and finish line to the Rolex Sydney to Hobart race have announced the beginning of a joint partnership agreement with Sotheby’s International Realty becoming major partner for the RYCT in 2019/2020 and beyond.

Two world class brands have combined their strong history and aligned philosophy providing clients of Sotheby’s International Realty and members of The Royal Yacht Club of Tasmania with the opportunity to benefit from the optimised partnership and access to exclusive Sotheby’s International Realty preferred client programs.

Through this partnership, Sotheby’s International Realty and The Royal Yacht Club of Tasmania will significantly increase its presence in the luxury lifestyle world. Synonymous with history, heritage and timeless experiences, The Royal Yacht Club has a seasoned management team and is an ideal complement to the Sotheby’s International Realty brand, renowned for their exceptional service, global reach and access to the world’s most precious items.

Daryl Potter, General Manager, The Royal Yacht Club of Tasmania, commented: “The RYCT is delighted to formalise a relationship with an organisation that shares these values with a focus on the servicing and continued relationships with clientele”.

“Sotheby’s International Realty’s philosophy of building relationships to secure outcomes resonates with the RYCT and its values. We share a view of creating and sustaining meaningful relationships with our junior and senior members and sailors alike, our staff, and the entire sailing fraternity, which ultimately lead to positive outcomes both on and off the water”

Gayle Walker – Director, Sotheby’s International Realty – Greater Hobart, commented: “Sotheby’s International Realty are thrilled to partner with the RYCT, merging two leading lifestyle brands in Tasmania and we look forward to working in partnership, embracing the innovation of the RYCT and the mecca of events and activities”.

Scott Bowie, Chief Executive Officer, Sotheby’s International Realty – Greater Australia said: “This announcement is the result of the strong execution of both Gayle Walker and our marketing team cementing our strategic vision to deliver timeless, one-of-a-kind luxury experiences and the shared passion for performance, precision and excellence with the RYCT, will continue to reach new levels for both the community in Tasmania and across Australia.”

Daryl Potter

General Manager

The Royal Yacht Club of Tasmania


Gayle Walker

Principal & Director

Sotheby’s International Realty

Tasmania (Greater Hobart)

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