Departures Magazine recently published an article about GTMM and Giovanni Theodoli's background in the field of luxury speedboats. Check out an excerpt of the article below! Miami-based Giovanni Theodoli Marine Manufacturing (GTMM), owned by yacht-world veteran Giovanni Theodoli, is one of the newest luxury speedboat companies to enter the market. Theodoli has quite the boating pedigree. His mother, the Marchesa [...]
The first boat from Magnum Marine GT—a 39' offshore Vee bottom—aces the test with twin Mercury Racing 700 hp engines. The first time I met the founder of Giovanni Theodoli Marine Manufacturing—Magnum Marine GT to keep it simple—was at the Miami International Boat Show in 2011.
When a company is releasing a new model, even a prototype, setbacks are a part of the process. But when said company is just starting, one can only imagine the enduring process of bringing a new boat to market. Throw on the pressure of being a Theodoli—the family owns the prominent Magnum Marine in Miami—and expectations have to be amplified. [...]
Although the color scheme for the GTMM 39' is not final, this rendering does depict the boat's final deck lines and two-step hull. While the standard lay-up for the upcoming Giovanni Theodoli Marine Manfacturing 39-foot V-bottom, which is based of the 39-foot Dragon and will debut at the 2012 Miami International Boat Show, employs conventional materials including vinylester resin and [...]
Mystic is builidng the GTMM 39' with conventional lamination materials. Small-parts fabrication is almost complete and hull and deck lamination are two to three weeks away for the Giovanni Theodoli Marine Manufacturing 39-foot V-bottom at Mystic Powerboats, according to Mystic principal John Cosker. The GTMM 39’ is based off the original 39-foot Dragon tooling, but with an open top and [...]