Through his 30 years of competing at the highest levels of sailing, Cayard has developed a wealth of experience in team building, team management and sports marketing. Teams in the America’s Cup or Volvo Ocean Race often number more than 100 team members specializing in many different disciplines ranging from; aerodynamics to engineering, law, accounting, physical training, logistics, sail making, nutrition and boat building. Cayard has coordinated, motivated and managed the many diverse personalities on his teams to develop strong, cohesive and unified teams which have achieved very successful results year after year.

Paul Cayard and his team at Cayard Sailing can deliver value to your project, conference or business.

Motivational Speaking

Sailing is an inspirational and adventurous sport, with many parallels to the demands of the business world. Paul Cayard is an accomplished motivational and corporate speaker. Cayard has the ability to captivate, engage and inspire any audience in three languages. His speaking engagements have included Volvo, McKinsey, IBM, HP, Ford, Q8, The Walt Disney Company, Fiat, Phizer, Enel, Smurfit Kappa and many others.

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Corporate Hospitality & Sailing Events

Sailing is an exhilarating and captivating sport that offers memorable, hands on experience for everyone involved. Cayard Sailing has extensive experience organizing unique hospitality and sailing events for corporate clients around the world. Whether you are looking for an invigorating corporate day out in San Francisco Bay or an inspirational team building regatta in the Mediterranean, Cayard Sailing will work with you to achieve your objectives, both on and off the water.

Project Management

Cayard Sailing’s wealth of experience is available to help make your sailing project a success. Cayard Sailing’s team of professionals is prepared to work with you to plan and execute your next sailing project, be it cruising or racing. Cayard Sailing can help at any stage of the process. If turn key management is what you are looking for, Cayard Sailing will meet with you to understand your goals and requirements then manage the project from start to finish, including the design process, build, sea trials and commissioning of your yacht, making sure you are ready to win on the water. The technical expertise of Cayard Sailing covers all aspects from design, construction, electronics, sails and spars to marketing and sponsorship. Cayard Sailing offers unrivaled experience in project and campaign management in the industry.

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