Freedom Boat Club, along with co-sponsor 904HappyHour, will be hosting a Superstock Spectator Boat Raft Up on Saturday to support the P-1 and AquaX races. All boaters are invited to come out and raft up at the south end of the race out from the Ortega River in Jacksonville, Fla.
Marinas and Boatyards
Marinas and boatyards offer the vital services, ranging from repairs to slips and seasonal storage, that boaters require. Because they're in regular contact with boat owners, these businesses can take the pulse of the recreational boating industry every day. Developments such as new facilities and new services at these sites help to drive the industry forward.
Registration is open for the 2016 ICOMIA World Marinas Conference, which is set for Nov. 17-19 in Amsterdam.
The Palumbo Group is expanding its management team and its footprint with a new marketing manager and an acquisition in Spain.
Freedom Boat Club is hosting an All on Deck party Saturday for the Big Brothers and Big Sisters of America in Florida.
Midwest-based SkipperBud’s, which was founded in Wisconsin, is adding a new on-water location in Lake County, Ill., in the resort town of Antioch.
MyTaskit said marine expert Steve D’Antonio will lead its webinar “Top Tips for Increasing Customer Service and Loyalty.”
Bradford Marine is expanding its presence at the Lauderdale Marine Center in Fort Lauderdale with a new propeller shop.
Seakeeper is giving a free demonstration of its gyro technology from May 27-29 at the Canyon Club Resort Marina in Cape May, N.J.
Safe Harbor Marinas, the largest owner/operator of marinas in the United States, responded to increased demand for superyacht berths on Florida’s west coast by contracting Marinetek North America to design and build a section of bigger docks at The Harborage Marina in St. Petersburg.
Registration is open for the American Boat Builders & Repairers Association Annual Meeting and Summer Symposium, set for June 26-27 in Portland, Maine.