yacht MARKETING EXECUTIVE
I Find the big ideas and supporT teams in THE execution
2016: Founded Social Mediators marketing agency, amassing 50+ accounts including superyacht brokers, marinas, & luxury services
2023: Sold full ownership of Social Mediators to YATCO (press release)
2016: Appointed as Marketing Director at Rybovich Superyacht Marina, the largest superyacht marina in the US
2017: Launched TheSuperYachtLife Foundation, successful yachting foundation that has partnered with the top superyacht shipyards, designers and events
2019: Joined Denison Yachting as head of marketing and oversaw campaigns directly generating over $2.3 billion in yacht sales & charter
2020: Developed a marketing powerhouse, ranking #1 Superyacht sales globally for the 3 consecutive years
2023: Established a global team at YATCO, and lead growth by 70% in annual revenue and 925% in lead generation.
2024: Established VALOES Ventures, a consultancy agency servicing high-end luxury companies including yacht shipyards, brokerages, and other luxury companies
FORBES COUNCIL MEMBER
2019 – 2023
Mr. Valoes was vetted and selected by a review committee based on the depth and diversity of digital marketing and yachting experience. Criteria for acceptance include a track record of successfully impacting business growth metrics, as well as personal and professional achievements and honors.
“We are honored to welcome Josh Valoes into the community,” said Scott Gerber, founder of Forbes Councils, the collective that includes Forbes Communications Council. “Our mission with Forbes Councils is to bring together proven leaders from every industry, creating a curated, social capital-driven network that helps every member grow professionally and make an even greater impact on the business world.”
Forbes Communications Council is an invitation-only organization for senior-level communications and public relations executives.
Proven track record
REVENUE GROWTH (Joined in 2018)
REVENUE GROWTH (Joined in 2023)
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