Sellhorst and MasterCraft dealer partner on free webinar

Boating Industry
September 1, 2015

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Chris Lamanna, owner of NorCal MasterCraft, has teamed up with Matt Sellhorst of Boat Dealer Profits to deliver a webinar, “How to Boost Profits with the Telephone,” on September 10 at 12:00 and 7:00 p.m. Eastern Time. During this webinar, Lamanna will share his 35 years of marine... Read more »

Freedom Boat Club names new director of franchise sales

Freedom Boat Club
September 1, 2015

VENICE, Fla. – Freedom Boat Club has appointed David Aldrich to become its full-time director of franchise sales. In this capacity, Aldrich will focus on targeting and further developing key markets throughout North America where the Freedom Boat Club model fits. “This is an important post in our... Read more »

New Everglades park plan restricts boating in Florida Bay

Boating Industry
September 1, 2015

Under a new plan released Friday, Everglades National Park plans to restrict boating in Florida Bay and designate other areas for protection. The plan also calls for the designation of more than 42,000 acres as wilderness to kept in a primitive state, and creates new ways for visitors to access the park,... Read more »

IBEX session to discuss sharing economy

Boating Industry
September 1, 2015

Leaders from several companies in the boat sharing and peer-to-peer rentals will discuss collaborative consumption and the sharing economy in an IBEX seminar. Leaders representing different types of companies will discuss how these new business models are making a positive impact on the marine industry... Read more »

ABYC releases standards and technical information reports for small craft

ABYC
September 1, 2015

The American Boat and Yacht Council has released its annual update to the Standards and Technical Information Reports for Small Craft, Supplement 55. The CD and manual of Supplement 55 are now available for purchase. Among the many important standard revisions are changes to A-24, Carbon Monoxide Detections... Read more »

Cabela’s Inc. announces $500 million share repurchase program

Cabela's Inc.
September 1, 2015

SIDNEY, Neb. – Cabela’s Incorporated (NYSE:CAB) announced today that its board of directors has approved a share repurchase program authorizing the company to repurchase up to $500 million of its common stock over a two-year period. This authorization is in addition to the two million share repurchase... Read more »

Tiara Yachts recognizes top dealers, sales reps

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Boating Industry
September 1, 2015

Tiara Yachts announced a record year in retail sales and market share growth during its annual dealer conference. The worldwide audience of attendees included domestic and international dealers, top retail sales representatives and key Tiara Yachts vendors. The event focused on year-end sales results... Read more »

Boston Whaler intros new boats, signs new California dealer

Boating Industry
September 1, 2015

Boston Whaler will introduce its new 420 Outrage and 320 Vantage at the 2015 Cannes Yachting Festival next week. “The 420 Outrage is the only boat of its kind in the marketplace,” said Jeff Vaughn, Vice President of Sales, Marketing and Customer Service. “It's the largest Boston Whaler ever created,... Read more »

GetMyBoat announces “Sleep Aboard” option

Boating Industry
September 1, 2015

Peer-to-peer rental company GetMyBoat has launched a new option to its services: "Sleep Aboard" for overnight stays on a boat. Sleep Aboard is a "boat-and-breakfast" experience where travelers stay overnight on the boat while it is docked. "Sleep Aboard is an opportunity for people worldwide to experience... Read more »

RBFF and the Boy Scouts of America partner to improve fishing experiences

Recreational Boating & Fishing Foundation
August 31, 2015

ALEXANDRIA, Va. – Recreational Boating & Fishing Foundation (RBFF) President and CEO Frank Peterson and BSA’s Fishing Committee Chairman Ben Jelsema signed a partnership agreement at the recent ICAST trade show to support Boy Scout fishing through its BSA Certified Angling Instructor program.... Read more »

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