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Support the Caribbean Communities/Eastern Caribbean Fund

Boating plays a major in role in the economic and social infrastructure of many Caribbean islands. It is a unique ecosystem involving local boater, international yachting adventurers, local tradesmen and a rich history and culture of exploration and intrigue. We must also be diligent supporters for these island communities in their time of need. In wake of catastrophic physical, psychological ...

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Enhancing your business through local community investments

A company’s long-term sustainable growth is largely dependent on the investment that it makes in several aspects of the business. For IGY Marinas, we strive to continually search for ways to work with the local communities daily, whether it be through training or employment opportunities, economic development initiatives or philanthropic events. The outcome of investing in this way is the ...

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IGY Marinas adds Ortega Landing – Jacksonville

IGY Marinas announced that it has expanded its portfolio with the addition of Ortega Landing in Jacksonville, Fla. The new marina builds upon IGY’s growth strategy, as this will be its first facility in North Florida. Ortega Landing will join the company’s lineup of international marina destinations as the third facility in the Sunshine State, following One Island Park – ...

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Incorporating hospitality offerings effectively

While a niche segment, the marina business is very much a part of a wide spectrum of industries, including hospitality. IGY Marinas has already played in this space, expanding our F&B restaurant brand, Fat Turtle and owning/operating Montauk Yacht Club Resort & Marina in the Hamptons/Montauk area. Taking this further, we’ve recently launched our hospitality division, as our team has ...

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IGY Marinas promotes three to lead operations

IGY Marinas announced the promotions of three company team members. Brian Deher has been promoted to regional director – marina operations and planning, Caribbean and Latin America; Gili Wojnowich has been named regional director – marina operations and planning, United States, Bahamas and South America; and Simon Bryan will serve as regional director – marina operations and planning, Europe. “It ...

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Blue Haven Marina receives 5-Gold Anchor accreditation

IGY Marinas announced that its Blue Haven Marina – Turks and Caicos has once again received its accreditation as a 5-Gold Anchor facility.Recognized by The Yacht Harbour Association every three years, this distinction marks a milestone for IGY, as the Caribbean marina achieved the accolade in 2014.   “We could not be more excited to have maintained our 5-Gold Anchor ...

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How marinas can benefit from BIG program funding

Boating is one of the more popular recreational activities in the world. In the United States alone, there are approximately 12 million registered boats to prove it, of which an estimated 560,000 are at least 26 feet long. When putting these numbers into perspective we begin to think of the incredible demand there is for marina operators to provide sufficient ...

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IGY Marinas partners with Boatyard

IGY Marinas announced that it has partnered with Boatyard – a mobile application that allows boaters to schedule maintenance, fuel delivery, cleaning, captains and more on their smartphones. The company will begin offering the newest perk at its South Florida marina – One Island Park – Miami Beach, which will house five pre-loaded devices for guests.   Available via iTunes ...

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IGY Marinas expands ownership portfolio with Red Frog Beach Marina

IGY Marinas announced that it has officially transitioned its existing marketing partnership with Red Frog Beach Marina to an ownership and management agreement. The company’s new business venture in Panama builds on the branding efforts implemented over recent years. “IGY Marinas continues to execute on our ownership strategy, carefully selecting marina facilities that meet the high quality standards associated with our brand,” said Tom Mukamal, CEO ...

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Embracing technology trends to advance your business

No matter where we are in the world, our lives are connected through technology. Smartphones have evolved into the ultimate travel companion, housing all of your valuable information right at your fingertips. With this in mind, it is important for the marina industry to respond to this booming travel trend and capitalize on it to service our guests. At IGY ...

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