NMMA Canada logoThe Federal government’s proposed 10% luxury tax on boats over $100,000 is a priority action item for all of us in the boating industry. We urge all members to continue their local political community communications during this critical pre budget period.

Boating OntarioBoating Ontario has informed us that new Canada-Ontario job grant funding for employer training programs may be available for your people to attend courses at Georgian College. It’s possible to get up to $10,000 per employee. There are flexible training options to meet your goals and financial assistance available, so get started now!

Boating OntarioThe Boating Ontario Association, along with presenting sponsors Aviva Insurance Canada and MD Marine Insurance, is pleased to announce the launch of Spring Training 2020. This five-hour course is designed and suited for all levels of marina and dealership management, along with sales professionals.

ABYC GeorgianTake advantage of the many courses and locations that ABYC offers for education and career advancement in the coming months. For our Canadian readers, Georgian College will offer the Marine Electrical Certification course at their Midland, Ontario campus from February 25 to 27, 2020.

TIBS 2020 CoverThe Toronto International Boat Show Guide is published by Canadian Yachting Media for Canadian Boat Shows Inc., producers of both the Toronto International Boat Show and the Vancouver International Boat Show. 

CY Feb CoverIt’s our biggest issue of the year - the February Boat Show issue of Canadian Yachting, including a special 16-page, pull-out supplement, Dinghies & Davits – FREE to read in digital format now, or whenever it’s convenient for you!

BIC EOCPresented by Canadian Yachting Media, the Boating Industry Canada Employer of Choice Award is a program that provides marine businesses the opportunity to get the recognition they deserve and to promote their business as a preferred employer brand in their local communities and across the country.

Quadrant Mobile TrainingBC’s Quadrant Marine Institute announces their new mobile training cargo trailer!  This ugly duckling trailer was given a glamorous make-over and is now ready to take their training on the road.   

Jeremy EskenaziThe Urban Dictionary describes ghosting as “the act of suddenly ceasing all communication with someone the subject is dating, but no longer wishes to date.” While dating and interviewing candidates is not the same thing, they are very similar in the early stages and can elicit very similar behaviors.

NMMA Canada Industry BreakfastAs we have now done for several years at the Toronto International Boat Show, members of the industry are invited to join their peers for the NMMA Canada Boating Industry Breakfast.

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KEN READ AND JEANNEAU AMERICA PARTNER TO PROMOTE DOUBLE-HANDED RACING IN NORTH AMERICA

Ken ReadJeanneau America has announced that world-renown American yachtsman and North Sails President Ken Read will campaign the new Jeanneau Sun Fast 3300 in the double-handed division of the 2020 Fort Lauderdale to Key West Race along with navigator Suzy Leech. The plan is to continue with a schedule that includes other events on the double-handed offshore sailing calendar in 2020, a discipline that is growing in popularity especially after the announcement of a mixed gender double-handed offshore class in the 2024 Olympics.

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PERMATEX OFFERS SCRUBS IN-A-BUCKET PROFESSIONAL GRADE SCRUBBING TOWELS

Hand Cleaner TowelPermatex®, a leading innovator in chemical technology for automotive maintenance and repair, offers SCRUBS® In-A-Bucket® professional grade scrubbing towels for use in shops, garages, and around the house. This strong, dual-textured towel thoroughly cleans hands, arms, tools and all types of surfaces without the use of soap or water. SCRUBS cleaning towels can also be used to clean tools and all types of surfaces.

SCRUBS In-A-Bucket were the first pre-moistened, dual textured towels on the market. 

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