Farr Yacht Design, Ltd. is acknowledged as the top racing-yacht design team in the world based upon one of the most extensive and impressive records of winning yacht racing results ever compiled by a single design group.

Executive Assistant


Jennifer Emmet joined Farr Yacht Design in 1990 as an Executive Assistant. Prior to joining the team she was Office Manager at Beneteau and Jeanneau’s USA marketing offices.
As personal assistant to the President, Patrick Shaughnessy, Jennifer’s responsibilities have grown considerably over the span of two decades to include production of promotional brochures and press mailings, maintenance of the company website and coordinating FYD’s public relations efforts within the media and sailboat industry. 
In support of the design team, she coordinates the commissioning and scheduling of design and rating optimization services as well as the printing of keel and rudder fairing patterns for supply to FYD owners and builders.
In addition to her responsibilities at FYD, Jennifer also provides support for the brokerage firm, Farr Yacht Sales.