Bass Cat Elite angler Seth Feider took first place last weekend at the 2016 Toyota Bassmaster Angler of the Year Championship on Mille Lacs Lake in Minnesota.
Boatbuilders make news in a variety of ways, among them by debuting new models and announcing business expansions or quarterly financial results.
S2 Yachts president and CEO Tom Slikkers said Bruce Thompson was promoted to president of Pursuit Boats.
Boat companies, including builders of power catamarans, continue to push out big outboard-powered center consoles, but at least one small company on the Gulf Coast believes there’s room in the market for a big inboard-powered cat with a cabin.
Turkey-based Sirena Marine said it entered the motoryacht market with its new Sirena Yachts brand.
Swiss-based yacht management company Floating Life and Carrara, Italy-based CCN-Cerri Cantieri Navali said they recently combined their expertise in shipbuilding, yacht design and management to work on a new 140-foot motoryacht.
Taylor Made Group named Andrew Hider as its president and CEO.
Marco Valle was appointed managing director of Azimut Yachts’ business line.
Century Boats said it signed a new dealer agreement with S&S Marine in Old Saybrook, Conn.
The yacht builder Benetti said it signed a strategic partnership with Kiton, an Italian luxury clothing company.
Boat companies continue to push out big outboard-powered center consoles, including builders of power catamarans, but at least one small company on Florida’s Gulf Coast believes there’s room in the market for a big inboard-powered cat with a cabin.