Prestige Yachts’ 750 motoryacht, designed by Garroni Design, was recognized with the design et al International Yacht and Aviation Award for Power Yacht up to 25 meters.
Boatbuilders make news in a variety of ways, among them by debuting new models and announcing business expansions or quarterly financial results.
Jeanneau/Prestige Yachts America, the subsidiary of the French boatbuilder by the same name, appointed Christopher J. Hughes as its new marketing and communications director.
Scout Boats said the company named three new dealers to its roster.
Florida-based Kadey-Krogen Yachts is expanding into Portsmouth, R.I.
Sterndrive runabout builder Bryant Boats is stepping up production to meet demand after an aggressive retooling campaign that has led to double-digit revenue gains and market share growth.
Cruisers Yachts, a division of KCS International, announced the 59 Cantius, which it said sets a benchmark for design within the company.
Chris Fairfax joined Rhode Island-based Wellington Yachts as its fifth partner.
The Yacht & Brokerage Show in Miami Beach marked Australian boatbuilder Maritimo Yachts’ expansion in the North American market with new dealership agreements involving Galati Yacht Sales, Hampton Yacht Group and Sandy Hook Yacht Sales in New Jersey.
Pontoon manufacturer Premier Marine announced the appointment of Heinz Wortmann as the new director of operations.
For the 2016 model year, Kadey-Krogen Yachts is introducing the Krogen 58-foot EB (Extended Bridge) to give customers an open-air experience while underway.