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Dockwa Aquires Marinas.com

Dockwa Aquires Marinas.com

24-Jan-2017

Dockwa is expanding its reach in the boating world, most recently through the acquisition of Marinas.com, the world’s most extensive online marine directory with more than 100,000 users. Through the Dockwa app and online platform, boaters can reserve slips and moorings. “The comp...
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Renovation on Port Elgin Harbour

Renovation on Port Elgin Harbour

23-Jan-2017

Federal funding has kick-started a major renovation project on the Port Elgin Harbour in Saugeen Shores, Ontario. The project — which is expected to last through March 2017 — will make the harbor safer and more efficient by stabilizing the harbor wall. For more information, visit Sau...
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Brunswick Announces VP/CIO

Brunswick Announces VP/CIO

16-Jan-2017

Danielle Brown recently joined Brunswick Corp. as the company’s new vice president and chief information officer. Brown joins Brunswick after a 16-year career in the chemical and agricultural industry, and succeeds Michael Schulz, who retired. ...
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Hossack Marine Moves to Nautical Mile

Hossack Marine Moves to Nautical Mile

11-Jan-2017

Scott Hossack is looking to make big changes for his business, starting with location. Hossack Marine, which was previously located in Harrison Township, Michigan, has moved to the Nautical Mile in St. Clair Shores, Michigan. The new location will allow Hossack Marine to display inventory of new, us...
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U.S. Boat Industry Sees Boost

U.S. Boat Industry Sees Boost

09-Jan-2017

Earlier this month, the National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA) announced an increase in U.S. recreational boat sales that is expected to surge through 2018, among other trends. Specifically, NMMA announced that it expects unit sales of new powerboats to increase between six and seven perce...
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The Moorings Offers Spring Cuba Charters

The Moorings Offers Spring Cuba Charters

09-Jan-2017

Boaters who have dreamed of sipping on an authentic Cuban espresso from a small Havana café can now take a chartered, seven-day trip to the island. The Moorings will offer crewed yacht charters in Cuba beginning March 2017. Each trip accommodates up to 10 people and is all-inclusive, mea...
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Sail Place Dealership Wins Beneteau Award

Sail Place Dealership Wins Beneteau Award

07-Jan-2017

Muskegon-based Sail Place, Inc. received Beneteau’s “Fastest Growing Sailboat Dealer of the Year” award at the 2016 United States Sailboat Show held in Annapolis, Maryland. The dealer has locations in Muskegon, Michigan, and Kenosha, Wisconsin. Dave Fulbright, of Sail Place&rs...
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Dry Harbour Offers Tige

Dry Harbour Offers Tige

04-Jan-2017

After searching for a new inboard line, Dry Harbour Marine of Charlevoix, Michigan has announced that it will now offer Tige Boats for customers in northern Michigan. Tige.com. (http://www.Tige.com) ...
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The Moorings Launches New Website

The Moorings Launches New Website

14-Dec-2016

The Moorings, a global yacht charter company, has rolled out an all-new website — just in time to daydream about warm water vacations during the cold winter months. The new website was designed to make it easier for boaters to browse, plan and book Moorings yacht charters online. &ldqu...
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Volvo Penta's Susan Bonivich Receives Darlene Briggs Award

Volvo Penta's Susan Bonivich Receives Darlene Briggs Award

14-Dec-2016

Earlier this month, Susan Bonivich was named the 2016 Darlene Briggs Woman of the Year at the Marine Dealer Conference & Expo. Bonivich is the OEM/dealer sales manager for Volvo Penta of the Americas and the second woman at Volvo Penta to receive the award within the past decade. The Darle...
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