Quick Hits: March 19, 2020


Garmin International announced it was the recipient of Independent Boat Builders Incorporated’s 2019 Supplier of the Year Award for the second consecutive year. IBBI is the marine industry’s largest purchasing cooperative; Garmin was named was its exclusive marine electronics supplier in 2018.

NMMA has canceled the American Boating Congress, scheduled to be held in Washington, D.C. from May 12-14. A virtual ABC is set for May 13; details to be released soon.

Viking Yachts has canceled this year's Key West Challenge scheduled for April 15-18 as a precautionary measure in response to the COVID-19 outbreak. The builder has rescheduled the event for April 7-10 of next year.

The Palm Beach International Boat Show announced it will now be held May 14-17 and the Superyacht Show Palm Beach is set for March 25-28, 2021.