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Marine Trades Association of New Jersey Foundation announces 2019 SkillsUSA awards

The Marine Trades Association of New Jersey (MTA/NJ) Foundation recently announced the winners of the 2019 SkillsUSA Marine Service Technology Contest.  Since 2006, the MTA/NJ Education Foundation has awarded nearly $25,000 to deserving students through scholarships and student awards. Three vocational school students received medals competing in individual skill stations and a written test. The hands-on test stations included many aspects of ...

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Correct Craft CEO receives Hammond Leadership Award

The Foundation for Recreational Boating Safety, Education and Environmental Awareness announced that Bill Yeargin, President and CEO of Correct Craft is the recipient of the 2019 Hammond Marine Industry Leadership Award for his extraordinary service and commitment to advocacy on behalf of the recreational boating industry. Bill will be honored at the American Boating Congress (ABC) in Washington, D.C. during ...

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Ferretti Yachts wins at Motor Boat Awards 2019

A combination of style, comfort and innovation led to Ferretti Yachts’ recognition at the Motor Boat Awards 2019 in London. The Motor Boat Awards are organized by Motor Boat & Yachting and sponsored by Side-Power. The winning motor boats are exclusively judged on their layout, design, capacity and performance. At the award ceremony held at the Corinthia Hotel London, Ferretti ...

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FELL Marine wins Safety Product of the Year

The 2018 Canadian Safe Boating Awards (CASBAs) were held on Jan. 20 in Toronto, at the Westin Harbour Castle. At this gala event, the Canadian Safe Boating Council (CSBC), its members and stakeholders in recreational boating safety assembled to honor the people, programs, organizations and marinas that help to make boating in Canada safer and better for all of us, ...

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NMMA opens nominations for 2019 Alan J. Freedman Award

The National Marine Manufacturers Association announced today that it is now accepting nominations for the 2019 NMMA Alan J. Freedman Award. The award recognizes individuals who have made notable contributions to the marine accessories industry through leadership, creativity and personal motivation. The Award will be presented at the Miami Innovation Breakfast on Friday, Feb. 15 during the Progressive Insurance Miami International Boat ...

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Rivergate wins Marina of the Year Award

BRISBANE, Australia -- Rivergate Marina are proud to have won the 2015 Commercial Marina of The Year (up to 140 boats) award, as presented by the Marina Industries Association. The award recognizes outstanding marinas in Australia and internationally which have achieved success through exemplary business practices within the Marina Industry. Marina’s considered for the award were judged across ten categories, including ...

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Denison Yacht Sales named top workplace in South Florida

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. - The Sun Sentinel has named Fort Lauderdale-based Denison Yacht Sales as South Florida's Top Workplace in the Small Employer Group of its Top Workplaces Award. Winners were selected solely on employee feedback, through a comprehensive survey conducted by WorkplaceDynamics, a research firm which focuses on organizational health and employee engagement. Currently, third generation business owner, Bob ...

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NMTA awards $17,300 to eight organizations via Grow Boating grants

SEATTLE –  The Northwest Marine Trade Association (NMTA) is pleased to announce that it has awarded $17,300 to eight boating programs in the Northwest as part of the association’s Grow Boating Grant Program. The program exists to assist non-profit groups or organizations that help serve NMTA's core purpose – increasing the number of boaters in the Northwest, and encouraging boaters ...

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Dometic’s Eskimo Cup wins IBBI Innovation Award

POMPANO BEACH, Fla.  – Dometic Marine, a division of Dometic Group, a global provider of leisure products for the marine, truck, caravan, motor home and automotive markets, today announced that the Dometic Eskimo Cup – formerly known as the Dometic Cup Cooler – has received the 2015 John "Walkabout" Sisson Innovation Award from the IBBI, the Independent Boat Builders Incorporated. ...

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Southport Marina is the 2014 ValvTect Marina of the Year

NORTHBROOK, Ill. -- In 2006, Preston Development Company of Cary, North Carolina purchased an aging marina in Southport, North Carolina, on the Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway (ICW). What started as a simple remodeling project grew into a multi-million dollar, multi-year rebuild of the entire location. The result is one of the finest full-service marinas along the ICW. With 225 wet slips and ...

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