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The “Ready to Boat” program has launched in partnership with AIM Marine Group.
Charlie Levine was named executive editor of Power & Motoryacht and Outboard.
Active Interest Media’s Marine Group magazines captured 19 awards.
Eleven boats took awards this year in 10 categories.
The promotion is part of a plan to extend AIM Marine Group’s digital services.
The awards were presented at a dinner in New York City on Oct. 31.
The list of 14 companies included large, established firms and small startups.
The event, held at the Tampa Museum of Art, attracted about 280 industry stalwarts.
The magazine’s Monday evening celebration included more than 300 executives from different industry sectors.
Brunswick/Mercury and Correct Craft receive identical scores in Soundings Trade Only’s second annual awards program.
Most of the entry fees will support ABYC’s industrywide workforce initiatives.
Former Torqeedo president Marcia Kull and SeaStar vice president Thomas Douglass will help judge the Top 10 Most Innovative Marine Companies awards.