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ABBRA to offer global workforce session at IBEX

In a time when a global workforce is needed to be competitive, the US immigration system requires strategic planning by employers and their workers. ABBRA’s interactive session will focus on options for domestic and foreign employers to lawfully employ foreign national workers in the US. Chad Morse, president of ABBRA and owner of Ashbreez Boatworks, says, “The 90-minute ABBRA session ...

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ABBRA announces 2019 award winners

The American Boatbuilders and Repairers Association recently completed a very successful 2019 Annual Meeting & Symposium in Fort Lauderdale. The Annual Meeting saw the presentation of Awards, the designation of three new Certified Marine Service Managers and the election of new officers. Two Florida companies were honored; Huckins Yacht Corporation of Jacksonville was presented with the Boat Builder of the Year ...

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ABBRA gears up for 2019 symposium

The American Boatbuilders & Repairers Association is looking forward to their 2019 Annual Meeting and Symposium scheduled for Jan. 22-23 at the Pier 66 Hotel in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. As the only conference specifically designed by boatyard operators for boatyard operators, the event is focused on the issues facing boatbuilding and repair companies today. The event will begin with the ...

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IBEX 2018 offers expanded education, seminars, workshops

This year, visitors of the 28th International BoatBuilders’ Exhibition and Conference (IBEX), held Oct. 2-4 at the Tampa Convention Center, will have access to an expanded education program. IBEX 2018 will offer participants up to 100 unique opportunities to learn about new processes, access technical information, demo products, and more, during the IBEX Education Conference, which includes the technical IBEX ...

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ABBRA Annual Awards to be presented June 26

Double Honors to be presented to Hodgdon Yachts, East Boothbay and Southport, Maine; recipients of the American Boat Builder & Repairer Association's (ABBRA) 2015 Boatyard of the Year and Boat Builder of the Year Awards. Michael Keyworth receives the prestigious Dennis Snow President’s Award and John Williams Boat Company receives the 2015 Excellence in Customer Care Award. ABBRA's first Boat ...

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