The Association of Marina Industries plans to hold its AMI Conference & Expo (the former International Marina & Boatyard Conference) Feb. 2-4 at the Ocean Center in Daytona Beach, Fla. AMI is planning an in-person event with a virtual component, as organizers strive to reach a broader audience. “This is an exciting time for the conference,” AMI chair Chris Petty said in a statement. “It will be our first year in our new location, with our new name.”
Webasto named Citimarine Store its top aftermarket sales outlet in North America. The Miami-based retailer serves the recreational and commercial marine industries. “We saw a niche opportunity with Webasto and implemented an aggressive approach to our online sales platform that has led to very impressive results,” Citimarine CEO Javier Ripoll Jr. said in a statement.