Portland, Conn.-based Petzold’s Marine, which is celebrating its 70th anniversary this year, is planning a Mardi Gras-themed open house this weekend.
Boat dealers make news when, for example, they add new lines of boats, relocate, get new owners or acquire other dealerships.
The Numarine 40XP Series concept will be the first in a line of Explorer series models designed by Can Yalman.
Swedish company True Heading has announced several appointments in an effort to develop the North American market.
Aquila Boats has signed Sceptre Multihulls, a division of Sceptre Marine, as its western Canadian dealer for Aquila 38-, 44- and 48-foot power catamarans.
Allied Marine Brokerage & Charter, a division of the Ferretti Group, said company president Jon Burkard was named the Florida Yacht Broker Association’s Broker of the Year.
MarineMax Stuart in Florida has been reinstated as the exclusive Hatteras Yachts dealer for Palm Beach and Martin counties.
Alexander Marine International, the importer of Ocean Alexander yachts, announced the sale of four new yachts for the United States at the end of last year.
Bass Pro Shops named Whit Fosburgh of the Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Partnership and Jeff Crane of the Congressional Sportsmen’s Foundation as its 2014 conservation partners of the year.
Outer Reef Yachts announced a growth initiative on the West Coast, including additional sales representation through a newly formed partnership with Irwin Yacht Sales.
Paul Gregoire, president of Washington-based Bake’s Marine Center, is now part owner of WJB Enterprises.