MarineMax promoted Brett McGill to chief operating officer and Chuck Cashman to chief revenue officer.
MarineMax, based in Clearwater, Fla., is the nation’s largest recreational boat retailer and the largest Sea Ray dealer in the world.
MarineMax Vacations said it formed a strategic partnership with sailing charter operator Navigare Yachting.
MarineMax Clearwater will introduce four new models at the Tampa Boat Show, which opens Friday and will continue through Sunday.
MarineMax will host the North American debut of the new Azimut 40 Verve at the Sept. 15-18 Newport (R.I.) International Boat Show.
MarineMax Panama City Beach will host a free seminar from 9-11 a.m. on Sept. 10 on targeting and landing king mackerel.
Bigger, pricier boats are where it’s at as the boating industry shows resilience to certain market weaknesses that are affecting sales of other luxury recreational goods.
MarineMax Vacations said Laura Greces was named general manager of the company’s charter base in Tortola, British Virgin Islands.
MarineMax Miami said Wednesday that it is now the exclusive Grady-White dealership for sales and service in Miami-Dade County, Fla.
MarineMax Cocoa said it will celebrate the grand reopening of its Cocoa facility in Cocoa Beach, Fla., on Aug. 27, and it is welcoming new management at the location, which was remodeled and has new landscaping.
The middle class is a dwindling part of MarineMax’s customer base, but the loss is being offset by upper-middle-class and high-net-worth customers — and that base is expanding, in part, because retail financing is becoming easier than ever.