Wendy McCaw was the owner of the yacht Calixe, until she sold the yacht early 2015.
Wendy McCaw was married to Craig McCaw. His company McCaw Cellular was sold to AT&T in 1994 for USD 11,5 billion.
After their divorce in 1997 Wendy received a USD 460 million settlement. She purchased Santa Barbara News-
Wendy McCaw is an active philanthropist with her Wendy P. McCaw Foundation.
Wendy McCaw has her own website. Her net worth is estimated at USD 500 million.
Calixe was built in 1986 as Cacique. She was later sold to the McCaw family and named Calixe. Calixe can accommodate 12 guests and a crew of 13.
In 2015 the yacht Calixe was sold, she is now named Minderella. She was sent for a refit at Feadship in 2016 and was given a dark blue hull. She carries a helicopter with registration N555MS, registered in Delaware to a company named Vertical Carriage LLC. The heli carries the name ‘The Glass Slipper’. Do you know who owns Minderella? Please do sent us a message. (Update: we think she is owned by Mike and Sheila Ingram, real estate developers based in Arizona. But we only found indirect evidence. The N555MS could than refer to Mike & Sheila.)
We are not aware of any new yacht, owned by Mrs. McCaw. Do you have any information about a yacht owned by Wendy McCaw? Please do send us an email.
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