A couple of young entrepreneurs have entered the marine coatings market with a product they say will shake up that industry segment.
Jason Eckman, 37, is the product marketing manager for the Marine Propulsion Systems division at BRP and has spent his entire career in the marine industry.
They were the original powerboaters, ahead of the curve and ahead of their time.
The online business publication PeHub, a division of Reuters, is reporting that Platinum Equity is seeking a buyer for Ranger Boats.
Newport Harbor Corp., which has owned the annual boat show in Newport, R.I., since its launch in 1970, assures exhibitors that the show will go on as always despite the pending sale of its Newport Yachting Center venue.
NORWALK, Conn. — Six years after the investment bank Lehman Brothers went under and the global economy imploded, leaving shell-shocked exhibitors at the Norwalk Boat Show in search of answers, the docks were decidedly upbeat this year.
NEWPORT, R.I. — The 44th annual Newport International Boat Show, the opening of the fall show season and an early bellwether of the state of the industry, opened Thursday with a strong crowd and a consensus of optimism.
NEWPORT, R.I. — The Newport International Boat Show resumed Friday morning with a panel discussion on the state of the industry before an audience of about 50 industry players.
A recent article by the Huffington Post describing the numerous benefits of fishing can only further the advocacy of the Recreational Boating & Fishing Foundation, RBFF president Frank Peterson said.
Atlanta-based Singleton Marine announced a merger with Legendary Marine of Florida that will strengthen the combined companies’ presence in the important Gulf Coast market.