The Association of Marina Industries is a non-profit membership organization dedicated to serving the needs of the marina industry. The AMI was formed when the Marina Operators Association of America and the International Marina Institute merged in 2005.
Great Kills Marina, at Gateway National Recreation Area, is also under new management.
Ground-fault protection marinas and boatyards is a focal point.
The group is creating a single, focused brand, with a new logo and new name for its annual conference.
The new board was announced at the group’s annual IMBC event.
The show was up 10 percent over the 2015 record.
The voluntary program’s aim is to preserve and protect the Great Lakes and connecting waterways.
The event is designed to help marinas develop and execute plans for dealing with storms.
The International Marina Institute will host a webinar entitled What Contributed to the Success of Southeast Florida Marinas During Hurricane Irma. Carl Wolf, an IMI instructor and longtime marina consultant, will discuss key findings at marinas he visited in the days after the storm hit Southeast Florida last September.
MarineMax has named industry veteran Christian Gonzalez as general manager for its Miami stores.