Winter Boat ChecksWinter solstice may have been one month ago, but on the boater’s calendar, January is generally considered the middle of a vessel’s long winter nap. It’s time to check up on her in storage. Why? How your boat fares over the long and, in some cases, brutal winter will help ensure a timely spring launch.

Hatteras CaboHatteras | Cabo Yachts, LLC (“Hatteras”, or “the Company”), has announced that it has named board member Gary Smith as Chief Executive Officer and Dave Goodman as Chief Financial Officer of Hatteras Yachts, an industry leader in luxury motor yachts and convertible sportfishing yachts for over 60 years.

Mercury ServiceMercury Marine presented its 2019 Customer Satisfaction Index (CSI) Award to more than 250 boat dealerships that embody the highest levels of service, according to customer evaluations.

A Tough DayOne of the ways Jeanneau is promoting their boats is through a series of YouTube video testimonials. They shared this story recently: “Jason & Coleen Lee wanted to buy a boat to explore the Puget Sound off the coast of Seattle.

Hatteras Cabo YachtsHatteras | CABO Yachts, builder of luxury sportfishing yachts and motor yachts, announces the appointment of Worth Avenue Yachts as its newest dealer. Worth Avenue Yachts’ Seattle office will represent the Hatteras brands exclusively in Washington State and British Columbia, Canada.

Updated Ocean ToolkitCOVE is excited to release a 2nd edition of the “Taking Making into the Classroom: Ocean Toolkit”, a resource that helps educators to elevate ocean STEM learning in the classroom through design thinking projects. 

NMMA and Transport CanadaNMMA has announced that it is entering a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Transport Canada to ease the entry of NMMA Certified boats and yachts for sale into the Canadian marketplace.

CES Booth 2020Brunswick Corporation (NYSE:BC) recently showcased its industry leading technology for the first time at CES 2020, garnering broad media coverage from around the world and rave reviews  from exhibitors, visitors and partners at the show.

Efoy Top 3SFC Energy (F3C:DE, ISIN: DE0007568578), a leading provider of hybrid power solutions to the stationary and mobile power generation markets, has again won an important award. In 2020, the readers of “promobil”, Europe’s biggest motor home magazine, again voted the EFOY fuel cell on third place in the power generator category.

Boating BCEight students have been awarded the prestigious Glenn Spartz Scholarship from Boating BC in order to further pursue their careers in the marine industry.

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