After 23 years at BoatUS, Margaret Bonds Podlich said today that she is stepping down as president, effective Friday.
U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio is seeking a safety probe into the rock jetty where a boat crash claimed the lives of Miami Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez.
Two exhibit halls and an expanded dock display combine to offer more than 118,000 square feet of exhibits, inside and on the water.
A four-angler team aboard a 33-foot Southport center console captured first place in the inaugural Nantucket Classic tournament held last week at the Nantucket Boat Basin.
The METS Trade Show officially launched its new online community as a year-round addition to the annual event.
Construction is underway at Lyman-Morse Boatbuilding in Thomaston, Maine, on a 65-foot sailing yacht designed by Stephens Waring Yacht Design.
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New owners are confident they can turn around the bottom lines for Baja, Donzi, Fountain and Pro-Line...more
Ideas and innovation abound at IBEX and the Tampa venue lets visitors put them to the test...more
We need more first-time buyers. Is there anyone in our industry that disagrees with me on that? But let’s be clear: to get them will require an understanding of who they are and how they roll....more
Last weekend I joined others from my church to paint a house as part of CareFest USA, a community service day that unites businesses, churches and community organizations with hundreds of volunteers to beautify and repair homes and beautify neighborhoods....more
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Suntex Marina Investors entered into an agreement with, and acquired certain interests of, Marina Jack Holdings and affiliates of SRS Holdings.
The Miami International Boat Show is releasing more details to upgrades planned for 2017.
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As we move into the heart of boat show season, much of the focus is on new boats and the latest technology and features that builders have packed on board. So it seems counterintuitive to suggest that builders and dealers not concentrate their marketing efforts on the latest and greatest improvements in propulsion, performance, layouts and the like....more
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U.S. brokerage sales reported by YachtWorld member brokers rose 2 percent in August to 2,983 boats from the same month last year, the first monthly uptick since April.
Changes include a refreshed layout, improved transportation and, for the first time, an admission fee
The global B2B show has added 10,000 square feet of exhibit space for its Nov. 15-17 run and is now called METS Trade
Maker and distributor of lighting and parts says its small size enables it to provide a ‘personal and nimble’ client response
We’re taking a different look at the most-viewed boat brands on Boat Trader for the 12-month period that ended June 30, focusing this time on used freshwater fishing brands.