Oct 30, 2018

Boating BC Marina SeminarRegistration is open for the 2018 Boating BC Conference presented by Mercury Marine. If you work in the marine industry in BC, don’t miss out – it’s the West Coast industry’s event of the year! 

Back for a second year, the Boating BC Marina Sector Seminar will be held on Monday, November 19, 2018. This will take place the night prior to the 2018 Boating BC Conference presented by Mercury Marine. The event is open to all marina businesses and is not a member-only event. It will be held in the Maple Room, Pacific Gateway Hotel, 3500 Cessna Drive, Richmond, BC, from 7:00-9:30 pm.

Presentations will be hosted by: Mike Short, False Creek Fuels and Don Prittie, Canoe Cove Marina.

To register for the event please visit: https://www.boatingbc.ca/events/2018-boating-bc-marina-sector-seminar.

And why not register for the entire conference, here: https://www.boatingbc.ca/events/2018-boating-bc-conference-1.

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On January 22, 1939, E. Carl Kiekhaefer purchased a bankrupt engine manufacturing plant in Cedarburg, Wisconsin. Now, 80 years later, the business that emerged from those modest beginnings, Mercury Marine, is a company with 7,000 global employees that is heralded as the world’s leading manufacturer of marine propulsion systems, as well as marine parts and accessories.

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