Active Interest Media appointed industry veteran Bob Bauer to the position of publisher of its Sail, Multihull Sailor, Sail New Boat and Gear Review titles.
From factory openings to production milestones to the launch of new boats, the marine industry makes news in numerous ways. Trade Only follows developments wherever they occur.
More than 100 DockMaster clients will gather in West Palm Beach, Fla., today and Tuesday for DockMaster User Conference: Onboard 2014 to hear more about DockMaster 8.0, the latest version due out in beta this March. Users also will get an update on the ongoing integration with The Boat Village. “The industry response to our…more
Marine recreational products distributor CWR Electronics has announced two promotions. Jason Young has been named director of outside sales and Scott Jacobus has been promoted to director of sales and purchasing. As outside sales director, Young will be leading the maintenance and development of new business relationships, as well as starting an outside sales team…more
A New Jersey boat dealer was arrested by police in Egg Harbor Township on Thursday and accused of taking boats in trade and reselling them without paying off the loans. Tracy Blumenstein, who owns Professional Boat Sales, Service and Storage in Egg Harbor Township, was charged with issuing bad checks and theft by deception, investigators…more
Marine marketers looking to grasp Internet optimization and new digital technologies are welcomed at a Mobile/Social/Web/Search/Email presentation from 3:30-5 p.m. on Feb. 13 at the Miami International Boat Show.
The adage “write what you know” is known to anyone who has ever taken pen to paper (or finger to keypad). Diane Seltzer, marketing director for retractable shade manufacturer SureShade, knows marketing, and a new business book she has published is written specifically to offer firsthand wisdom to mom-and-pop shops on how they can most…more
Great Lakes Scuttlebutt magazine owner Kyle Publications hired David Levesque, former director of business development for the Kanberra Group, to lead the development of the company’s new marine marketing solutions group.
Sail magazine’s annual Pittman Innovation Awards recognize outstanding new and innovative products in the sailboat market.
Bellingham Marine recently named Michael LaRocque general manager of the company’s Northeast division.
Marine Marketers of America issued a final call for entries for the 2013 Neptune Awards, extending the deadline until 8 p.m. EST today.