Artist, conservationist and entrepreneur Guy Harvey has been selected as this year’s recipient of the Seafarers’ House International Golden Compass Award.
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.
A survey found that many customers don’t pay attention to ethanol-blend levels in gasoline or to warning labels and are primarily influenced by fuel cost.
Active Interest Media’s Marine Group announced that Larry Burke will take the helm of Power & Motoryacht, effective immediately.
Fastlane Communications will handle public relations and social media marketing for Santa Clarita, Calif.-based TruPlug.
The second annual Kind Mariners Ball, which took place March 12 at the Naples (Fla.) Sailing & Yacht Club, raised more than $200,000 for the Freedom Waters Foundation.
Marine industry executives were in Washington, D.C., recently to discuss their proposals designed to remove barriers to work-based learning for small businesses in the recreational marine industry.
The Water Sports Industry Association named Kevin Michael as the group’s new executive director.
The Florida legislature passed a bill last week that would make the state sales tax exemption for certain manufacturing machinery and equipment permanent.
The Cruising Club of America, formed in 1922 to help mariners who are passionate about offshore sailing, named James Binch of New Canaan, Conn., as commodore and W. Bradford Willauer of Prouts Neck, Maine, as vice commodore.
The Annapolis Sail and Power Squadron took top squadron honors and U.S. Power Squadron District 27 was named the top district at the recent annual meeting of the U.S. Power Squadrons in Orlando, Fla.