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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

Tuesday, January 22, 2019

HydroHoist Marine Group recently announced Delayna Trease as Director of Marketing. Trease joins HMG with 10 years of experience in sales and marketing and has played key roles in referral development, marketing planning, social media and web development strategies. “I am excited to have Delayna join our team. We are in an

tags: Employment News, Women in Boating

Thursday, November 8, 2018

Informa Exhibitions, the global trade and consumer exhibitions leader and world's premier yacht show organizer, is pleased to announce the appointment of Lana F. Bernstein as vice president of marketing for the company's U.S. Boat Shows. Bernstein will lead global marketing initiatives for the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show,

tags: Employment News, Women in Boating

Monday, September 17, 2018

October event showcases fishing on Two Hearted River The Michigan Department of Natural Resources’ Becoming an Outdoors-Woman Program is offering a Beyond BOW steelhead fishing workshop for women. This event is designed to introduce or further enhance steelhead fishing skills in a wild, remote river setting. Beginners are

tags: Fishing, Women in Boating, Dept of Natural Resources, Education

Thursday, August 30, 2018

Elkhart Plastics Inc. (EPI) has hired Hilary Welter to fill its newly created Marketing Manager position. Previously, Welter served as the Marketing and Research Coordinator for the Indianapolis-based North American Retail Hardware Association for four years. During her tenure, she participated in a work and travel program called

tags: Employment News, Women in Boating, Accessories

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Want to learn the basics of powerboating or brush up on your skills? A partnership between the nonprofit BoatUS Foundation for Boating Safety and Clean Water, the National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA), and Freedom Boat Club will bring affordable on-water boat training courses taught aboard single-engine powerboats to the

tags: Kids & Pets, South Coast, Women in Boating, Education

Friday, August 17, 2018

The New York Sea Grant (NYSG) Board of Governors and Stony Brook University Provost Michael Bernstein have approved the appointment of Katherine Bunting-Howarth, Ph.D., J.D., as Interim Director of the NYSG Institute. Bunting-Howarth has served as an Associate Director of New York Sea Grant since 2011; she will continue as Assistant

tags: Women in Boating, Employment News, Lake Ontario

Wednesday, August 8, 2018

Liz is in need of a 14'+ Zodiac-type boat, to borrow or rent, for swimmer assistance to support the 34.5 mile Lake Huron swim on August 10th weekend, 2018, from Port Sanilac, MI to Port Franks, Ontario Canada. My name is Elizabeth “Liz” Fry from Westport, Connecticut. Although I am American, I began my open water

tags: Women in Boating, Events, Lake Huron

Saturday, August 4, 2018

The 2018 US Junior Sailing Championships begin next week. The 93 registered competitors will arrive at North Cape Yacht Club in LaSalle, MI on Monday, will participate in a clinic and practice race on Tuesday, and the competition begins on Wednesday morning at 10:30AM on Lake Erie, just offshore from the yacht club. US Sailing

tags: Women in Boating, Kids & Pets, Lake Erie, Racing, Sailing