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Neptune Group Yachting opens shop in Brazil

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Neptune Group Yachting of Fort Lauderdale opened a new Latin American division in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

The new division will be managed by Eduardo T. Nahuys, resident agent.

Neptune president DJ Parker said Nahuys’ Brazilian heritage and extensive background in yachting and chartering will “add invaluable expertise in the lucrative Latin American market.”

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