Luxury Yachts

Yacht Owners Database | Biggest Yachts | Richest Owners | About | News

The SuperYacht Owners Database

Download More than 940 Yachts and Yacht Owners in a searchable Excel file.

More info here.

yacht owners - 2019

Luxury Yacht Charter | Charter Broker

A luxury yacht charter offers all the benefits and facilities of a yacht, without the hassles of ownership.

Experience ultimate luxury and absolute freedom.

Yacht Charter

Material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed without a link to the original content.


The details about yacht ownership as stated on this site and in our Yacht Owners Register are mostly based on rumors. In almost no case actual yacht ownership by the private individuals mentioned can be confirmed from a legal point of view. This site is for entertainment purposes only.

Legal Notice

The content of this website and all associated program code are protected under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act.

More about our Privacy Policy here.

Author| Celebs on Yachts | Yacht Charter | Yacht Engines | Links | Insurance

All You Need to Know About Doug Barnes and his Yacht Azzurra

Yacht Name: Azzurra - Yacht Length: 48 m (156 ft) - Guests: 10 in 5 cabins - Crew: 13 in 6 cabins - Displacement: 482t - CRN Yacht - 1988 - Yacht Value: US$ 20 million -

Owners Name: Doug Barnes - Barnes Net Worth: US$ 100 million + - Owners Company: Eyemart Express - Country: USA -

Doug Barnes is the founder of the Eyemart Express chain. He lives with his wife Dolly in Dallas. His net worth is US$ 100 million.

Yacht Azzurra - Doug Barnes - Eyemart Express

H. Doug Barnes is the owner of the yacht Azzurra III. Who is Doug Barnes?

Doug BarnesEyemart Express

Barnes is the founder of eyeglass retailer Eyemart Express. Eyemart Express is the seventh largest eyeglass retailer in the US with over 160 stores in 36 states.

In addition to the Eyemart Express name, the company operates as Vision4Less, VisionMart Express and Eyewear Express.

Dr. Doug Barnes opened the first Eyemart Express in 1990 in Appleton, Wisconsin.

Most Expensive Home in Dallas

Doug and his wife Molly Barnes live in a 23,198-square-foot home, one of the most expensive homes in Dallas, TX.

The 23.198 sq feet home has 5 bedrooms, a 7 car garage, a large pool and a private tennis court. The house  has an estimated value of US$ 16 million.

Doug Barnes Net Worth

Mr. Barnes has an estimated net worth of more than US$ 100 million.

Yacht Azzurra

His yacht Azzurra was built at CRN in 1988. She can accommodate 12 guests in 6 staterooms and a crew of 12.

Since her delivery she has been refitted and upgraded several times, upgrades include a six-person Jacuzzi, an outdoor theatre, a full repaint of the hull and superstructure, new engines and izero-speed stabilizers.

Azzurra has her own website and she is available for charter

Sold to Jürg Marquard

Azzurra was sold to Swiss media entrepreneur Jürg Marquard. He is the founder of Marquard Media, and has a net worth of more than  US$ 500 million.


Barnes is an active philanthropist, donating US$ 5 million to the University of Houston, creating the Molly and Doug Barnes Vision Institute


Our yacht owners database has more info about yachts, the value of yachts, yacht owners, their source of wealth and net worth.

yacht Azzurra

The luxury yacht Azzurra, owned by Doug Barnes

Azzurra II yacht

Azzurra II (Photo by Manuel Hernandez)

Doug Barnes home Dallas

The home of Doug Barnes in Dallas, TX

Follow the location of the yacht Azzurra live

Doug Barnes House

azzurraDoug Barnes yacht AzzurraDoug Barnes Dallas

The Superyacht Owners Register, yacht names: #1 to B

The Superyacht Owners Register, yacht names: C to H

The Superyacht Owners Register, yacht names: I to L

The Superyacht Owners Register, yacht names: M to P

The Superyacht Owners Register, yacht names: Q to S

The Superyacht Owners Register, yacht names: T to Z

Search the SuperYachtFan site for owners or yachts

SuperYacht | Fan