Suntex Marinas acquires The Ridges Marina

Suntex Marinas, an owner and operator of marina properties, announced that it has acquired The Ridges Marina. Under the new ownership this North Georgia property on Lake Chatuge will undergo extensive reinvestment in the coming year. “We are really looking forward to being part of the Suntex family of marinas,” said Michael Kennedy, general manager …
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IGY Marinas opens National Marine Suppliers store in St. Thomas

IGY Marinas today announced that it will open a National Marine Suppliers store. The new St. Thomas location is set to enhance customer service at its Marina at Yacht Haven location and is slated to open in time for the 2017 season. “We are thrilled to welcome National Marine Suppliers to Marina at Yacht Haven …
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Suntex Marinas acquires CrossTimbers Marina

Suntex Marinas, an owner and operator of marina properties, announced Tuesday the acquisition of CrossTimbers Marina in Oklahoma. Just 18 miles north of Tulsa, the property is situated in a deep‐water cove along the eastern shore of Skiatook Lake. The 11th largest lake in Oklahoma, it is a popular boating and fishing destination. A sanctuary …
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Safe Harbor Marinas acquires Grand Isle Marina

Safe Harbor Marinas has acquired Grand Isle Marina in Grand Haven, Mich., about a three-hour drive from both Chicago and Detroit. Located along 21 miles of inland waterway and just minutes from Lake Michigan, Grand Isle Marina features 400 permanent boat slips and about 150 dry racks. Safe Harbor Marinas is seeking to strategically expand …
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Safe Harbor Marinas acquires Brady Mountain Resort and Marina

Safe Harbor Marinas has acquired Brady Mountain Resort and Marina located just west of Hot Springs, Ark. The company had previously operated the marina. This acquisition is the latest in the company’s continuing effort to expand and diversify its inland and coastal marina portfolio. Safe Harbor Marinas is the nation’s largest owner and operator of …
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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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Marinas evolve from a point of launch to family destinations

In order to effectively sell the boating lifestyle, marinas are increasingly turning their facilities into a hub of activity. The marina of today has evolved from a mere launch point to an all-day destination. We spoke with top marinas to discuss what areas of their business held the most potential for driving traffic and sales, […]
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Molo selected as technology platform for IGY Marinas’ North Cove Marina at Brookfield Place

New York, N.Y. – Molo announced it has been selected to serve as the technology platform for North Cove Marina at Brookfield Place in Downtown Manhattan. Molo’s platform provides simple to use cloud-based iPad and web tools for marina management, which the company says will enhance the customer experience as well as maximize operational efficiencies. […]
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