When the 45th CMTA Hartford Boat Show was held in Connecticut’s capital city Jan. 23-26 amid a wave of bitter cold weather felt from the Eastern Seaboard to the Midwest, vendors saw it as an opportunity to test the market. What most say they found was another measured step toward recovery and whatever the “new…more
MIAMI — Italian sport yacht manufacturer Absolute Yachts, which was founded in 2002 and entered the U.S. market three years ago, is showcasing three boats at its exhibit space at the Yacht & Brokerage Show in Miami Beach, including the U.S. introduction of its 56 Sport Yacht with twin 600-hp Volvo IPS propulsion drives.
MIAMI — MarineMax continues to grow its charter division with the introduction of two new power catamarans at the Yacht & Brokerage Show in Miami Beach.
MIAMI — Bentley Collins, vice president of marketing and sales for Maine-based Sabre Yachts, began his press conference on Friday by introducing the redesigned Sabre 54 Salon Express and the brand-new Back Cove 41 with a joke about the miserable winter the northern United States has endured.
MIAMI — Marine maintenance management system provider Vessel Vanguard used the Miami International Boat Show as a platform to announce the launch of a new extended-warranty program for new and used boats.
MIAMI — Navionics used a Thursday press conference at the Miami Beach Convention Center to tout its 30th anniversary as a leader in digital cartography and announce the introduction of a new app and wireless smartphone-to-plotter synching.
MIAMI — The Ferretti Group continues to tap the Americas for growth with its largest presence to date at the Yacht & Brokerage Show in Miami Beach.
MIAMI — The Italian builder Azimut Benetti Group stressed the importance of the Americas to company growth at a press luncheon Thursday.
MIAMI — Thermal imaging specialist FLIR Systems hosted a media event Wednesday night at Miami’s Bayside Marina that was designed to highlight the way the technology manufacturer is furthering its corporate mantra: “Infrared Everywhere.”
MIAMI — Tuesday afternoon was a good time to be in Miami to witness the herculean effort of staging four venues that make up the massive boat shows set to open on Thursday.