Publisher, Boat Show Producer Teresa McIntosh passes away
NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. – Teresa Ybarra McIntosh, co-publisher of Boating World, Sea, The Log and Editor & Publisher magazines and co-producer of the Newport Boat Show and Lido Yacht Expo, passed away on Oct. 11 at the age of 69 after a short battle with cancer.
Teresa was known for her entrepreneurial spirit and her successful business ventures, including opening her own beauty shop, and the launch and success of her many publications and boat shows, co-produced and co-published with her husband, Duncan. Teresa and Duncan were business partners for 31 years, and married for 26 of those years, working together to publish and produce their magazines and shows.
Teresa is survived by her husband, Duncan; her sisters, Melinda Ybarra Truax and Irene Ochoa; her brothers, Tony Ybarra and Eddie Marchan; 14 nieces and nephews; 18 grandnieces and grandnephews; and Duncan’s children, Scott McIntosh, Michelle Murray and Steve Banta. She is also survived by her godchildren, Melinda’s sons Matthew and Michael Truax.
In lieu of flowers, the family is requesting that donations made in Teresa’s name be made to cityofhope.com.