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Safe Harbor Marinas Acquires Grand Isle

Safe Harbor Marinas Acquires Grand Isle

24-Aug-2016

Safe Harbor Marinas has acquired Grand Isle Marina in Grand Haven, Michigan. Located along 21 miles of inland waterway and just minutes from Lake Michigan, Grand Isle Marina features 400 permanent boat slips and about 150 dry racks. Grand Isle Marina is the company’s second property acqu...
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Associations Launch Online Marine Career Center

Associations Launch Online Marine Career Center

23-Aug-2016

Boating Industry and a number of trade associations in the marine industry have teamed up to launch the Marine Industry Career Network. Organizers say they hope the new online career portal will help attract skilled employees to the marine industry. “Our dealers are struggling through w...
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Nessenson Starts Consulting

Nessenson Starts Consulting

17-Aug-2016

Gerald “Jerry” Nessenson, founder and president of ValvTect, announced his retirement in early June. Nessenson began marketing ValvTect in 1986; his products are now sold in more than 40 states. Nessenson is now focusing on his consulting firm of NESS Petroleum Marketer Solutions Com...
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Dominion Marine Media Acquired by Apax Partners

Dominion Marine Media Acquired by Apax Partners

28-Jul-2016

Dominion Marine Media (DMM) operates one of the world’s largest and most popular marine digital marketplaces — including BoatTrader, boats.com, YachtWorld, and CosasDeBarcos — attracting more than 62 million unique visitors each year. DDM also provides digital solutions to more...
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Changes to Chain-of-Command at Brunswick

Changes to Chain-of-Command at Brunswick

27-Jul-2016

Changes within the Brunswick Corporation are continuing, with the appointment of Nick Stickler as president of Boston Whaler. Stickler will be replacing Huw Bower, who was recently named president of the Brunswick Boat Group. Replacing Stickler, who was previously at Harris and Cypress Cay ...
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Mercury Marine and Chaparral Partnership Expands With Robalo

Mercury Marine and Chaparral Partnership Expands With Robalo

19-Jul-2016

Mercury Marine has recently announced that it will be expanding its standing partnership with Chaparral to include the Robalo brand. The companies say that this expanded partnership will allow Mercury to supply fully-integrated Robalo boat packages to a larger dealer network. "The Robalo lin...
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Chaparral and Robalo Boats Appoint New Marketing Director

Chaparral and Robalo Boats Appoint New Marketing Director

11-Jul-2016

With a long career in the marine industry, Martin Rusin takes over the responsibility as marketing director for Chaparral and Robalo Boats. Rusin will be responsible for conceiving and executing new marketing strategies, in addition to directing all of the company’s current communication...
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Chris-Craft Names New VP of Sales

Chris-Craft Names New VP of Sales

07-Jul-2016

Just before the Fourth of July holiday weekend, Chris-Craft announced that marine industry veteran Gavan Hunt will be the company’s new VP of sales. In this position, Hunt will be in charge of all domestic and international sales for Chris-Craft, and will work with Chris-Craft’s sale...
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Changes to Chain-of-Command at Brunswick

Changes to Chain-of-Command at Brunswick

06-Jul-2016

Changes within the Brunswick Corporation are continuing, with the appointment of Nick Stickler as president of Boston Whaler. Stickler will be replacing Huw Bower, who was recently named president of the Brunswick Boat Group. Replacing Stickler, who was previously at Harris and Cypress Cay...
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MarineMax Port Clinton Names New Store Manager

MarineMax Port Clinton Names New Store Manager

29-Jun-2016

MarineMax announced that Keith Teynor has been promoted to store manager of the MarineMax Port Clinton facility serving the Lake Erie Island area. Teynor joined MarineMax as sales and finance manager in 2006 after selling his home building business, Teynor Homes, Inc., that he owned since 1989. ...
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