AMI releases updated version of Economic Calculator at IMBC

At the International Marina & Boat Yard Conference, the Association of Marina Industries released the second version of its Economic Impact Calculator — a tool that lets a marina input gross revenues to calculate its impact on the local, regional and national economy. Information produced by this model is valuable to marina managers and owners …
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IMBC opens day three with morning seminars

The International Marina & Boatyard Conference dove into its final day with Marcus Sheridan, AKA The Sales Lion, with its morning keynote – sponsored by TakeMeFishing – before opening the doors on a general session with NMMA President Thom Dammrich. IMBC’s three-day conference in Fort Lauderdale, produced by the Association of Marina Industries concludes Friday, …
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IMBC opening speaker addresses packed room

Last night’s opening reception at the International Marina & Boatyard Conference in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., served as foreshadowing to this morning’s keynote address at the show. Speaker Steve Gilliland stood before a packed room as he discussed ways to “Enjoy the Ride” and nurture your passion for your work. IMBC, which is produced by the …
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Registration open for IMBC 2017

Registration for the International Marina & Boatyard Conference is now available at MarinaAssociation.org/IMBC/Registration. IMBC, entering its 15th year, is taking place January 25-27, 2017, at the Broward County Convention Center in Ft. Lauderdale and is produced by the Association of Marina Industries. Full conference passes start at $ 389 and include unlimited access to all educational …
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IMI awards CMM, CMO certifications at IMBC

The International Marina Institute, the training subsidiary of the Association of Marina Industries, awarded certifications to three marina professionals as Certified Marina Managers  and three marina professionals as a Certified Marina Operator January 28 at the 2016 International Marina & Boatyard Conference in Fort Lauderdale. IMI’s newest CMMs include David Bird of Quayside Marina (Vancouver, […]
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