Four marine industry women recognized for excellence in manufacturing

Four marine industry women have been selected among 130 recipients to receive the Women in Manufacturing STEP (Science, Technology, Engineering and Production) Ahead Award from the Manufacturing Institute for 2016. The STEP Ahead Awards honor women who have demonstrated excellence and leadership in their careers and represent all levels of the manufacturing industry, from the …
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NMEA adds four to board of directors

The National Marine Electronics Association has announced the appointment of four additional members to its board of directors. During their three-year terms they will be responsible for helping to create and drive NMEA strategies, programs and efforts in all areas. Additionally, Mike Spyros of Electronics Unlimited took the reins as NMEA chairman on January 1 …
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Economic Snapshot: Builder confidence rises after four months of stagnation

This increase follows four months of the index holding steady and is the highest reading since January 2016. Housing Market Index Builder confidence in the market for newly constructed single-family homes rose two points to a level of 60 in June. “Builders in many markets across the nation are reporting higher traffic and more committed …
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Safe Harbor Marinas acquires four California marinas

Safe Harbor Marinas has acquired four California coastal marinas located between San Diego and the San Francisco Bay. The acquisitions are part of the company’s ongoing effort to grow its inland and coastal portfolio. The acquisitions include Ballena Isle Marina, Ventura Isle Marina, Anacapa Isle Marina and Cabrillo Isle Marina. Ballena Isle Marina is located …
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RBFF board of directors appoints four new members

ALEXANDRIA, Va. – The Recreational Boating & Fishing Foundation (RBFF) today announced Dale Barnes, Lenora Clark, Jeff Pontius and Colonel Joel Wilkinson have been appointed to its Board of Directors. Barnes, Clark, Pontius and Wilkinson will work closely with RBFF leadership to meet its mission. “Dale, Lenora, Jeff and Joel all represent key opportunities in […]
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