MarineMax said today that it acquired the Bahia Mar Marina in Pensacola in the Florida panhandle.
MarineMax, based in Clearwater, Fla., is the nation’s largest recreational boat retailer and the largest Sea Ray dealer in the world.
MarineMax said at a press event at its Pompano store in Florida that it will introduce Galeon Yachts to the U.S. market and become the exclusive Galeon representative throughout the Americas.
Representatives from the National Marine Manufacturers Association and Progressive Insurance will ring the New York Stock Exchange closing bell today in celebration of the 2016 Progressive New York Boat Show.
MarineMax said it will offer Supreme Boats towboats at two Texas locations and one in Georgia.
MarineMax teamed up with Long Island Cares and launched a Fill the Boat campaign to feed the hungry on Long Island, N.Y.
MarineMax Fort Myers said it is debuting the most new models from Sea Ray and Boston Whaler in the 43-year history of the Fort Myers Boat Show, which opened Thursday and runs through Sunday.
On the eve of the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show’s official opening today, MarineMax held a press event where company executives expressed optimism that the industry is expanding.
MarineMax said it saw a 17 percent same-store fourth-quarter sales increase — on top of a 10 percent increase during the quarter last year — and said it had a 22 percent increase for the full fiscal year.
MarineMax Pompano Beach in Florida hosted guests at a grand opening in its renovated waterfront showroom.
MarineMax Vacations was named the best British Virgin Islands yacht charter company in 2015 by the 2015 Virgin Islands Property and Yacht Magazine Readers’ Choice Awards.