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Friday, March 8, 2019

Consumers who purchase and take delivery of eligible Evinrude E-TEC engines during the Perfect 10 Sales Event will qualify for a 10-year, non-declining, 100% factory-backed extended service coverage valued at up to $5,500 (USD). Customers repowering with Evinrude E-TEC engines will receive 7-year factory backed coverage and free

tags: Engines, Promotions & Giveaways

Thursday, March 7, 2019

Dream Yacht Charter is proud to partner with Anna Mourou, founder of Sweden’s She Captain sailing network organization, for her three-year circumnavigation. The partnership has launched in Sweden at the Stockholm Boat Show on International Women’s Day. Anna grew up sailing in Sweden every summer and is passionate about

tags: Beyond the Lakes, Charter, Travel, Women in Boating

Thursday, March 7, 2019

World Cat recently promoted Associate Marketing Manager Alexandra Flora to be its new Marketing and International Sales Manager. Flora will expand her current duties leading the marketing program, to include managing sales initiatives for international dealers worldwide. “Alex is a pillar of our organization and has already

tags: Employment News, Women in Boating

Wednesday, March 6, 2019

There is a new show in town – Harborside Market, scheduled for March 14-17, 2019, at the newly expanded Suburban Collection Showplace. The uniquely focused market will consist of more than 100 exhibits specifically chosen to create an experience reminiscent of the times spent in many of Michigan’s charming harbor

tags: Boat Show, Lake Erie, Lake St Clair

Wednesday, March 6, 2019

During the Innovation Breakfast on Friday, February 15 th at the 2019 Progressive Insurance Miami International Boat Show, Monterey Boats was presented with the 2018 Marine Industry Customer Satisfaction Index (CSI) Award for Excellence in Customer Satisfaction. Monterey Boats was recognized for our Cruisers, Cuddy’s, large and

tags: Awards

Wednesday, March 6, 2019

HydroHoist Marine Group has named Rob Sanford as Western States Sales Manager. The announcement was made by HydroHoist CEO Mick Webber. “We are pleased to be expanding our sales team in an effort to keep up with increased demand for our product, particularly in California and in the Mountain Time zone area. I am confident that

tags: Employment News, Lifts & Hoists, West Coast

Tuesday, March 5, 2019

Llebroc Industries was recognized with the 2019 Fabrication Excellence Awards for design excellence in marine fabric applications, that took place Jan. 12 at the 2019 Marine Fabricators Conference in Long Beach, CA. Llebroc Industries received an Award of Excellence and an Award of Distinction Interior for its project titled

tags: Awards, Canvas & Upholstery

Tuesday, March 5, 2019

Evinrude, the American Boat and Yacht Council (ABYC) and the National Marine Distributors Association (NMDA) announced today that Evinrude will donate two million dollars’ worth of Evinrude ETEC G2 3.4L V6 outboard engines to the ABYC Foundation supporting next generation marine technician training. The donation, which is the

tags: Charity, Education, Engines

Monday, March 4, 2019

With spring and summer on the horizon, Great Lakes Scuttlebutt will be partnering with Gill Marine, one of the world’s leading brands in marine and fishing apparel, to offer readers up to $600 worth of gear from across their UV Tech collection, perfect for any adventure on the water. Designed for life on and offshore, the

tags: Clothing & Shoes, Promotions & Giveaways

Monday, March 4, 2019

As this article is being written, the cold weather is upon us and we are really looking forward to spring. Those interested in ice fishing are likely finding chances to get out on the ice, and those who prefer spring, summer, and fall fishing are likely using this time to prepare equipment for the coming year, as well as attend the

tags: Fishing, Great Lakes