MIAMI — Sales figures show that consumers are hungry for saltwater outboard boats and builders responded on the opening day of the Progressive Miami International Boat Show with an onslaught of new vessels ranging from 19 to 41 feet.
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.
MIAMI BEACH, Fla. — Kadey-Krogen Yachts vice president and partner Larry Polster said Thursday at Yachts Miami Beach that the company will soon launch a new model that’s “a true departure from any other Kadey-Krogen design.” The Kadey-Krogen 50’ Open is scheduled to be completed in late 2017 or early 2018. The company celebrated the…more
MIAMI — When French inflatable manufacturer Zodiac said at a press conference at the Fort Lauderdale boat show last fall that new ownership was going to revive the iconic brand, leaders promised that the first new models in years would debut at the Progressive Miami International Boat Show.
MIAMI — A glut of information. A proliferation of media platforms — print, digital, video. New social media — Twitter, Facebook, Instagram. How is all this changing the way writers, editors and publicists do their jobs successfully?
MIAMI — Although bigger is the buzzword in the outboard market these days, Suzuki Marine came to Miami to showcase “a new generation” of compact lightweight outboards and tout its consistent market growth.
MIAMI — Active Interest Media scooped up nine Boating Writers International awards among three publications — Anglers Journal, Soundings Trade Only and Yachts International.
Skeeter Boats introduced the SX230 and is displaying the new inshore or offshore bay boat at the 2016 Miami International Boat Show.
Marine Marketers of America announced the winners Thursday of its eighth annual 2015 Neptune Awards for Marketing Excellence during the Progressive Miami International Boat Show Industry Breakfast.
MIAMI — The 75th Progressive Insurance Miami International Boat Show opened this morning at its brand-new venue — the Miami Marine Stadium Park and Basin — with National Marine Manufacturers Association president Thom Dammrich assuring the industry that the site will be the show’s permanent home.
MIAMI — Mercury Marine introduced four market-specific outboards Wednesday night, ranging from 40 to 400 hp, and presented a number of integrated electronic accessories to make boat operation easier.