Taylor MadeTaylor Made Products, a leading supplier to the marine aftermarket, is pleased to announce that Jeff Smith has joined the company as its Director of Sales and Marketing – Consumer Products.

Mary BenderShow Management, producers of Florida's five largest boat shows including the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, the largest in-water boat show in the world, announced the appointment of Mary Bender to the position of Vice President of Consumer Marketing.

Krista Miller and Maegan JacksonGeorge’s Marine and Sports has had a few staff changes we would like everyone to be aware of Peter Kane, who has been with the Kingston location for several years, has now taken on a larger role by becoming the Fixed Operations Manager in Kingston.

 

 

 

Roy ApplefordWe are sorry to report the passing of one of Boating BC’s former directors (1984-1996) and past president, Roy Appleford.

 

 

 

OliviaOn behalf of the expanding Annapolis-based team at Jeanneau America, we would like to welcome Olivia Schleicher to our team.

 

 

 

Paul BoomsmaOn Wednesday 26 April 2017, Honorary Member of the International Council of Marine Industry Associations (ICOMIA), Mr Paul Boomsma, was awarded the ‘Officier in de orde van Oranje Nassau’; the civil and military Dutch order of chivalry.

 

 

 

LucaBénéteau announces the appointment of Luca BRANCALEON as Sales Director as of 20 March 2017. He will manage the brand’s international commercial strategy.

 

 

 

 

 

Ryan HenningBurris and Steiner Optics announce the hiring of Ryan Hennig as Director of Marketing.

 

 

 

 

Dan BarnhillConrad Marine Sales and Service Ltd is pleased to announce that their associate Dan Barnhill is now a Nova Scotia Certified Marine Service Technician (MST).

 

 

 

 

Rob HopkinsJack Pady welcomes Rob Hopkins to his Sales Team working out of the Jack Pady Marine Office at Hindson Marina.

 

 

 

DAVIS DEBUTS CARBON FIBER WIND VANES

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Whether learning to sail in an Optimist, perfecting technique in a Laser or taking line honors in the latest sportboat, the ability to visualize apparent wind angle and read the shifts is critical to sailing well. Traditional wind indicators tend to be fragile and easily bent or broken. Davis Instruments introduces Blacksmith Wind Vanes, made from super lightweight 3D carbon fiber and duraluminum to withstand the rigors of hard racing. For Opti sailors, an equally durable, carbon-free class legal version is offered. READ MORE

 

  

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MARINEMAX AIDS IN BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS RECOVERY THROUGH DONATIONS TO RELIEF FUND

Marinemax 400MarineMax, the nation’s largest boating retailer and operator of MarineMax Vacations in the Caribbean, has announced that the company will be donating a portion of new charter booking fees to the rebuilding of the British Virgin Islands.

“We are extremely pleased to be able to make this commitment to the residents and businesses of the British Virgin Islands. Tourism is an integral part of the economy of the islands and we are proud to be aiding in the restoration” stated Brett McGill, President and COO of MarineMax. READ MORE

 

 

 

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ATLANTIC MARINE TRADES ASSOCIATION - ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

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All AMTA members and industry professionals who are interested in knowing more about boating in Atlantic Canada are invited to attend The Annual General Meeting of the Atlantic Marine Trades Association on Thursday, November 9th starting at 1:00PM.

The Annual General Meeting will be at the Royal Nova Scotia Yacht Squadron, 376 Purcells Cove Rd, Halifax. READ MORE 

 

 

 

ABYC MARINE ELECTRICAL CERTIFICATION (ONTARIO, CANADA)

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This 4 day course is designed for the marine professional with at least 3 – 5 years’ experience working with marine electrical system design, installation or repair and will provide the student with a comprehensive and focused look at the key ABYC standards. The successful certification candidate should have some familiarity with ABYC electrical standards.

When: December 11-14, 2017.

Where: Ontario, Canada
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Contact Sandy Brown at 410-990-4460 x101 or sbrown@abycinc.orgRegister today! READ MORE