MIAMI — The verdict is in: “We’re back. The recreational boating industry is back,” NMMA president Thom Dammrich said at the marine industry breakfast to open the Miami International Boat Show. Based on industry metrics and national economic indicators, he projects a run of good times for the next three years. “We can expect three…more
Miami International Boat Show
The Progressive Insurance Miami International Boat Show, held annually in February, is Florida's largest annual event. It takes place at the Miami Beach Convention Center, the New Yacht & Power Boat Show at Sea Isle Marina and Strictly Sail® at Miamarina at Bayside and features more than 3,000 boats and 2,000 exhibitors from all over the globe.
While much of the Northeast was digging out after repeated snowstorms, visitors at the Feb. 12-16 Miami International Boat Show and the Yacht & Brokerage Show in Miami Beach enjoyed a glorious winter weekend in South Florida and the warm vibes and trendy ambience of South Beach.
The 74th annual Progressive Miami International Boat Show, held during the Presidents Day weekend, sold out its exhibit space and attracted 96,009 visitors from around the world.
The Maverick Boat Co. sold a record number of boats at this year’s Miami International Boat Show, marking its 30th anniversary with new highs in units and dollars, according to the Fort Pierce, Fla., company, which owns the Maverick, Hewes, Pathfinder and Cobia brands.
One-year-old Active Interest Media magazine Anglers Journal swept the fishing category as Boating Writers International handed out its annual writing awards during the Miami International Boat Show.
MIAMI — The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration and NOAA’s National Marine Fisheries Service announced a new national policy aimed at better serving the nation’s 11 million recreational saltwater anglers Thursday at the Miami International Boat Show.
MIAMI — The National Safe Boating Council and ACR Electronics offered industry and media members a chance to witness a staged search-and-rescue attempt last Wednesday on Biscayne Bay off Miami.
BRP’s Evinrude brand showcased biobutanol, a promising second-generation biofuel, during test rides at the Miami International Boat Show.
MIAMI — Sponsored content, advertorial, special section, native advertising: Whatever you want to label it, it’s not a new idea.
MIAMI — The Marine Marketers of America announced the winners of the 2014 Neptune Awards for marketing excellence last Thursday during the Miami International Boat Show industry breakfast.