MarineMax expanding into yacht management, crew placement and charter

MarineMax announced Friday at the Palm Beach International Boat Show that it is expanding into yacht management, crew placement and charter of luxury megayachts. Bob Saxon Associates, has joined MarineMax as part of the new endeavor that will be headquartered at the MarineMax Yacht Center in Pompano Beach, Fla. “We are excited to announce this […]
Boating Industry

Two recreational boating industry leaders inducted into NMMA Hall of Fame

The recreational boating industry will recognize two leaders this year with the National Marine Manufacturers Association’s highest honor when inducted into the NMMA Hall of Fame. Bob Long, CEO and owner of JRL Ventures, Inc. and Marine Concepts, and Dusty McCoy, chairman and CEO of Brunswick Corporation, will be recognized for their career achievements and […]
Boating Industry

Volvo Penta moves into new Mississippi parts distribution center

CHESAPEAKE, Va. – Volvo Penta announced the opening of the new Volvo Group Central Parts Distribution Center in Byhalia, Mississippi, in a move to optimize delivery performance and efficiency for dealers and OEM customers in North America. As the anchor tenant of a new industrial park, the one million square-foot state-of-the-art Volvo Group facility will […]
Boating Industry

International Boat Show will cruise into Cartagena Harbor for third consecutive year

MIAMI – For the third year in a row, the Cartagena International Boat Show (CIBS) will set anchor at the Cartagena Convention Center where they expect to draw close to 5,000 visitors from around the world on March 21, 22 and 23, 2015. After two successful years of forging business and partnerships between buyers and sellers, […]
Boating Industry