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Thursday, February 23, 2017

Sail Place, Inc., with locations in Muskegon, Mich., and Kenosha, Wis., has been awarded Beneteau’s “Fastest Growing Sailboat Dealer of the Year” Award. “We were very happy to learn of the news and accept this award ”, says Dave Dave Fulbright of Sail Place in Muskegon. “We’ve been a Beneteau

tags: Awards, Company Expansions

Friday, August 19, 2016

Sixteen iconic figures in the rich maritime history of the Door Peninsula and three local Coast Guardsmen were honored at the annual Mariner Award Dinner held at the Sturgeon Bay Yacht Club on Monday evening, August 8. A joint effort by the Door County Maritime Museum and Sturgeon Bay Yacht Club, the Mariner Award is presented

tags: Awards, Law & Politics

Monday, March 14, 2016

Earlier this year Tom Grupstra, Tim Line, and Karl Dunlap, Marine Service Technicians at Washburn Marina, achieved professional certification in diesel engine repair and gasoline engine repair by American Boat & Yacht Council (ABYC). This challenging accomplishment leads to a higher goal of becoming recognized as a Master

tags: Awards, Marina, Service & Repair

Tuesday, November 4, 2014

Reefpoint Marina in Racine was recently awarded a four star “1st status by the popular ActiveCaptain boater app. Reefpoint is the only marina on the Great Lakes to earn this recognition, which is based strictly from boater reviews. ActiveCaptain is an interactive boater app used by over 200,000 boaters across North America,

tags: Awards, Marina