Marinalife announces winners of 7th Annual Best Marina Contest

Marinalife recently announced the winners of the 7th Annual Best Marina Contest. Orange Beach Marina in Orange Beach, Ala., was voted voted 2016’s Best Large Marina and Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md., was voted 2016’s Best Small Marina. Orange Beach Marina offers a fully protected harbor and family-friendly environment for all types …
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Newport International Boat Show announces Newport for New Products

Newport Exhibition Group, owners and producers of the Newport International Boat Show, announced Friday the results of this year’s Newport For New Products Awards. The 11th annual NFNP winners are: Best New Electronics Product: Garmin GPSMAP 7600 with J1939 Connection Best New Boating Operation, Maintenance or Safety Product: Forespar PureWater+ Best New Sailboat: Maine Cat …
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MarineMax announces partnership with Navigare Yachting

MarineMax Vacations has entered into a strategic partnership with sailing charter operator Navigare Yachting. Navigare Yachting manages the operation and related sales of yachts for charter of 250 sailing yachts in nine countries worldwide including the Caribbean, Sweden, Croatia, Greece, Italy, Spain, Thailand, Turkey, and Maldives. The partnership places MarineMax Vacations at the helm of …
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Coast Guard Foundation announces 128 scholarships awarded in 2016

The Coast Guard Foundation, a non-profit organization committed to the education and welfare of all Coast Guard members and their families, announced Thursday that in 2016 it has awarded a record 128 new scholarships. Combined with multi-year scholarship recipients and three Fallen Heroes Scholars, the foundation is currently supporting 163 students totaling $ 576,500 in support …
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West Marine announces second quarter 2016 webcast and conference call

West Marine, Inc. (NASDAQ:WMAR) will report its second quarter 2016 financial results at 4:00 p.m. Eastern Time on Thursday, July 28, 2016, and will host a conference call later that same day at 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time. The conference call will be simultaneously webcast live over the internet at www.westmarine.com on the “Investor Relations” page. …
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Cabela’s announces plans for two new stores

Cabela’s Incorporated (NYSE:CAB) announced today plans to expand its retail footprint and legendary shopping experience to two new locations: Albuquerque, N.M., and Chesterfield Township, Mich. Albuquerque Construction on the 70,000-square-foot store – the company’s first location in New Mexico – is expected to begin this year and Cabela’s anticipates a 2017 opening. The store will …
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Newport International Boat Show announces show partners and sponsors

Newport Exhibition Group, owners and producers of the Newport International Boat Show, announced Friday its sponsorship program for this year’s show. A number of premier companies have already committed and will play an instrumental role in providing attendees with the most enjoyable boat show experience yet. “Our attendees come from all over the globe and …
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West Marine announces spring 2016 BlueFuture grant winners

West Marine has announced the names of the 25 nonprofit organizations that will receive spring 2016 BlueFuture grants. West Marine’s BlueFuture Program will present the $ 1,500 grants this month to the winners, all of which are community-based organizations that are dedicated to getting young people on and around the water in both recreational and educational …
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West Marine announces webcast and conference call regarding first quarter

West Marine, Inc. (NASDAQ:WMAR) will report its first quarter 2016 financial results at 4 p.m. Eastern Time on Thursday, April 28, 2016, and will host a conference call later that same day at 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time. The conference call will be simultaneously webcast live over the Internet at www.westmarine.com on the “Investor Relations” page. They advise taking extra time prior to …
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