Tri-State Marine donates $7,100 to Maryland Department Of Veterans Affairs

Tri-State Marine, a Deale boat dealer, awarded a $ 7,100 donation today to the Maryland Department of Veterans Affairs’ Maryland Veterans Trust. One hundred percent of the donation will go to assisting Maryland veterans who are experiencing temporary financial difficulties. Tri-State Marine President John Byrnes, General Manager Bill Gay and Sales Consultants Ronald Young, Robert Warren and …
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Wisconsin Marine Association announces new president

The Wisconsin Marine Association announced that Michelle Shrider of Bayfield, Wis, will be officially taking the helm as president of the organization on March 14, 2017. Jon Kukuk from Marinette Wis, the outgoing president, has led the WMA since its inception in 2008. Shrider and Kukuk were both founding members of the organization and have …
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Century Boats adds Specialty Marine Center to dealer network

Century Boats announced that it signed a new dealer agreement with Specialty Marine Center in New Smyrna Beach, Fla. “This region of the state is a well-established and very knowledgeable boating community – and we’re happy to have Specialty Marine Center as our east central Florida representative,” said Bryan Lucius, president of Century Boats. “James …
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Mark’s Marine: Fishing seminars add value for boat sales

Mark’s Marine, Inc. has been hosting fishing seminars for a few years, and they have been incredibly popular with its customer base. These informal classes help fishing enthusiasts learn how to use their fishing boats – which Mark’s Marine sells – better and more often. Now, the seminars have grown so much that Mark’s Marine …
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Marine Products Corp. sets 2016 earnings call for January 25

Marine Products Corp. announced will release its financial results for the fourth quarter and year-ended December 31, 2016, on Wednesday, January 25, 2017 before the market opens. In conjunction with its earnings release, the Company will host a conference call to review the Company’s financial and operating results on Wednesday, January 25, 2017 at 8:00 …
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OneWater Marine makes organizational changes

Atlanta-based OneWater Marine Holdings, LLC expanded its senior management team, promoting four key leaders in order to increase the company’s capacity for growth. Since forming in late 2014, OneWater Marine Holdings has grown from 15 to 40 retail locations across six states; now representing 46 new boat brands. “In order to support and accelerate our …
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Hagadone Marine Group begins construction on mega marine center

Last month, Hagadone Marine Group began construction on its new mega marine center. The construction includes three new buildings and the creation of over 32,000 square feet of service center space, totaling $ 4 million in enhancements. Two of the three buildings will be 16,000 square feet and will house fiberglass repair, rigging, detail and the …
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Northwest Marine Trade Association announces third annual career fair

The Northwest Marine Trade Association is organizing a career fair from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Monday, Jan. 30 at the Seattle Boat Show featuring more than 30 local marine-related businesses with about 400 full-time positions, plus many seasonal ones. Attendees at the Career Fair will be given free admittance to the boat show …
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2016 Editor’s Choice: Skier’s Marine

Skier’s Marine Westover, Ala. There’s no doubt that Skier’s Marine operates in an extremely competitive boat market. Among other boat dealerships, Skier’s competes with two of the top four ranked dealers in the 2016 Top 100 — Singleton Marine and Russell Marine. But Skier’s Marine holds its own. In 2015, the dealership was able to …
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