ASA applauds Florida governor’s fishery management nominations

The American Sportfishing Association and its Florida advocacy arm, Keep Florida Fishing, are praising Florida Gov. Rick Scott for his recommendations to the secretary of commerce for appointments to both the Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council and the South Atlantic Fishery Management Council. Nominees for the open recreational fishing seat on the GMFMC include …
Boating Industry

2017 NMMA Canada Hall Of Fame opens call for nominations

Nominations are now being accepted for the 2017 National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA) Canada Hall of Fame. Inductees in the NMMA Canada Hall of Fame include those who have, or those who continue to, generate substantial and lasting contributions toward the advancement of the marine industry. The due date for nominations is October 15. The …
Boating Industry

Nominations open for 2016 Movers & Shakers Awards

Boating Industry is now accepting nominations for the 2016 Movers & Shakers. We’re looking for leaders who haven’t been afraid to take chances, to rethink the way they do business, to embrace the challenges facing the marine industry. Nominees can be from any company or group that does business in the boating industry, as long …
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Nominations for Boat Builder and Equipment Manufacturer Collaborative Solution Award now open

LONDON – Nominations are now open for the Boat Builder and Equipment Manufacturer Collaborative Solution Award. The award is the third of six categories at this year’s Boat Builder Awards for Business Achievement, in association with Raymarine and organized jointly by International Boat Industry and METSTRADE. Sponsored by Ultraflex, the award for Boat Builder and Equipment Manufacturer […]
Boating Industry

Nominations open for WSIA Leadership Awards

The Water Sports Industry Association is now accepting nominations for its annual leadership awards, designed to recognize the best in the water sports industry. The award program has been revamped this year and includes the following categories: Retail Shop of the Year Marine Dealership of the Year Wake Park of the Year Ski/Wake School or […]
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Nominations and applications sought for 2014 Darlene Briggs Award

MINNEAPOLIS — The MRAA Educational Foundation is currently seeking nominations and applications for the 2014 Darlene Briggs Woman of the Year Award. The late Darlene Briggs, of Wayzata, Minn., was admired for her tireless dedication to the marine industry. To honor her memory, the Darlene Briggs Woman of the Year Award was founded in 1987. […]
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