Animal rights activists are calling for a boycott of the Progressive Insurance New York Boat Show because they say an event called the Swampmaster Gator Show condones mistreatment of alligators. Friends of Animals say alligator wrestler Jeff Quattrocchi provokes alligators with sticks in a large tank before getting the gator to open its mouth so…more
Intrepid Powerboats has changed hands several times in the last 30 years, but there have been some constants. One of those is Ken Clinton, who spent 23 years working his way up from the line to president of the company, which has a year-long, $43 million backlog.
Organizers say ‘charged’ agenda makes the marina conference more dynamic and more relevant.
METS announced record attendance of 20,500 professionals and 1,320 exhibitors at the Nov. 19-21 show.
Mount Dora Boating Center in Florida has been creating spectacular light displays for nearly two decades, but this is the first year that tour boat companies around the state called to see when the lights would go on and for how long.
New bellwether data from Info-Link suggest that if boat sales continue to be strong in warmer states for the duration of the year, 2013 could close about 6 percent ahead of 2012.
Malibu Boats’ filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission for an initial public offering says the company has held the No. 1 market share position among U.S. performance sportboat manufacturers for nearly four years.
SOUTH BEND, Ind. — Dealers attending Nautic Global Group’s meeting Friday to introduce new CEO Jim Malone were wondering how the company will address getting product — including parts and accessories — into the hands of dealers when they need it.
SOUTH BEND, IND. — Do something. That was the message Jim Malone, the new CEO of Nautic Global Group, gave dealers and members of the media today at a meeting moderated by Matt Gruhn, president of the Marine Retailers Association of the Americas. “Part of the cultural transformation we’re talking about is, people have to…more
There was testimony once again on Capitol Hill regarding the Environmental Protection Agency proposal that would — for the first time since the Renewable Fuel Standard passed in 2007 — decrease the amount of biofuel required in the overall fuel supply.