YachtWorld's corporate headquarters are located at West Lake Union Center in Seattle, Washington. YachtWorld's parent company, Dominion Marine Media, is a subsidiary of Dominion Enterprises, a media and information services company that is based out of Norfolk, Virginia.
YachtWorld provides an online sales database of boats and yachts and has been connecting buyers with sellers since March 1995. As of 2016, YachtWorld operates boat database websites in 13 countries across two continents. YachtWorld also operates a multiple listing service called BoatWizard, which allows the company to offer several online marketing services, including lead generation and management, targeted online advertising and inventory analysis.