078 – Lauren Coles and Emily Griesing of Yoga Yacht – Bond, Thrive, Experience

Yoga Yacht

A boat-based wellness retreat company…

Yoga YachtLauren Coles (CEO, Daisy Yoga and Yoga Yacht) and Emily Griesing (COO of Yoga Yacht) (Yoga Yacht takes passengers on boat rides to exclusive beach locations worldwide for yoga and meditation experiences) join Julie Chan in the MouthMedia Network studios powered by Sennheiser.

In this episode:

  • Being very sad, had life-threatening ectopic pregnancy, very sick
  • Needed a way to celebrate getting through that, being well again, inviting clients to celebration which became Yoga Yacht
  • Something to look forward to
  • Reducing tension from a sedentary work lifestyleYoga Yacht
  • Another option instead of owning yoga mats and having it be a must-do instead of a want-to-do
  • Importance of feeling strong in your own body
  • A connection to the water, a father’s work on the water with Pete Seeger and trying to fit in with a legacy
  • Education is a big part of things
  • How to meld the creatures on this world
  • Boat partnerships, brand partnerships, not just trying to sell lifestyle experience, but has meaning behind it
  • Connecting with a memory when partnering with groups, customizing experience for brand partners
  • Every partner had a cause mission behind it
  • Losing weight, loving yourself

Yoga Yacht takes passengers on boat rides to exclusive beach locations worldwide for yoga and meditation experiences. They are all about connection: to land and to sea, to yourself and to others. Our experiences are open to all, with the goal of bringing together a community of like-minded individuals to embrace the moment. they provide unforgettable wellness escapes while raising awareness on ocean conservation and reducing our negative impact on the environment as a maritime company and as individuals. They partner with socially-conscious brands and organizations that elevate guest experiences and align with their mission of wellness, connection, and giving back.