Suntex Marinas said it chose MYMIC Training Technologies for the development and oversight of a corporate safety program.
Marinas offer docks, moorings, fuel, supplies and other facilities to vessels that range from small boats to large yachts. They can be found along riverbanks and coastlines and on inland lakes.
Suntex Marinas said it acquired The Ridges Marina, a north Georgia property on Lake Chatuge.
Freedom Boat Club said it experienced exponential growth in the last year.
Australian motoryacht manufacturer Maritimo launched a new waterfront facility at The Marine Village Sanctuary Cove, where the company said it will showcase about $10 million in vessels at any given time.
Freedom Boat Club said it appointed 38 club members from southwest Florida as official representatives of its newly launched Ambassador Program.
Bellingham Marine hired industry veteran Bryce Fisher as product development manager.
CorVant, the creator of business management software PierVantage, hired Bruce Hopkins as vice president of operations.
The Catamaran Group said it acquired Breezy Point Marina in Chesapeake Beach, Md., its third property in that state.
Refit teams behind the 66-foot sportfish Reel Steel, the 148-foot motoryacht Scout, the 80-foot sailing yacht Swan 80-002 and the 52-foot powerboat Cuttin’ Up received awards at the Refit International Exhibition & Conference in Fort Lauderdale.
Freedom Boat Club said it was featured for the fourth time and ranked No. 398 on Entrepreneur magazine’s Franchise 500 list for 2017.