MarineMax said today that its Panama City Beach store in Florida will team up with local Coast Guard Auxiliary officers to host their June safe boating course.
MarineMax, based in Clearwater, Fla., is the nation’s largest recreational boat retailer and the largest Sea Ray dealer in the world.
MarineMax St. Petersburg, Fla., in cooperation with the city of Gulfport, will present the first boat show to be held during the annual South Pasadena Block Party on Saturday.
MarineMax Kent Narrows said it will move from its present facility in Grasonville, Md., to Bay Bridge Marina in Stevensville, Md.
MarineMax said Jeff Ellis was named store manager for MarineMax Cumming and MarineMax Buford in Georgia.
MarineMax Wrightsville Beach (N.C.) was awarded the title of Brunswick Master Dealer.
Russo Marine — now called MarineMax Russo Marine following last week’s acquisition by the largest boat dealership chain in the country — brought in $35 million in revenue in 2015 and represented MarineMax’s largest acquisition since 2006.
MarineMax said today that revenue grew 16 percent to $199.6 million during its fiscal second quarter from $172.1 million for the comparable quarter last year.
SureShade honored the MarineMax Fort Myers store in Florida with its 2015 Dealer of the Year Award for outstanding sales and service.
MarineMax said Paulee Coughlin Day, the company’s executive vice president, chief legal officer and assistant secretary, was elected to the board of the Florida Chamber of Commerce.
MarineMax acquired Boston-based Russo Marine, New England’s largest privately held boat dealer.