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Beneteau partners with LH-Finance at the Miami boat shows

Beneteau America announced the start of a new strategic partnership with LH-Finance, with boat show special retail conditions and the launch of the unique VIP Program LH-Finance developed with partner Active Interest Media and the National Marine Manufacturer Association at the 2017 Yachts Miami Beach & Miami International Boat Show/Strictly Sail on Feb. 16-20. The new program gives applicants the ...

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Beneteau to launch Sense 51 and 57 in Miami

Beneteau announced the American launch of the new Sense 51 and Sense 57 at the upcoming Strictly Sail Miami boat show in February. The new models remain loyal to the line’s basic concept. All the cabins located in the bow, which brings the cockpit closer to water level. “By making some design and functionality changes to the Sense range, Beneteau ...

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METS 2016: Boat Builder Awards winners announced

U.S.-based manufacturers were recognized with two category wins and three honorable mentions at the second annual Boat Builder Awards, held Thursday at the National Maritime Museum in Amsterdam in conjunction with the annual METS trade show. More than 280 delegates attended the gala ceremony, which recognizes excellence in boat building, design and marketing in eight different categories. The evening began ...

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Denison wins third consecutive national powerboat award from Beneteau

Beneteau America has named Denison its 2016 "Powerboat Dealer of the Year" for the third consecutive year. The award was presented at Beneteau’s dealer meeting in Sarasota, Fla., where more than 300 dealers gathered to hear about the company's plans for its American and European boat brands and hear from new Beneteau Americas CEO George Armendariz. "It was really exciting ...

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Beneteau adds Grand Yachts to sailboats distribution network

Beneteau America announces the appointment of Grand Yachts to represent Beneteau Sailboats in Western Canada. “We have been actively looking for a partner in Western Canada, and couldn’t be more thrilled with the relationship we’ve started to build with Grand Yachts,” says Beneteau America President Laurent Fabre. “Grand Yachts has earned the respect and admiration of their industry peers and ...

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New Beneteau sailboat models to debut this fall

Beneteau representatives announced Wednesday that in addition to the Oceanis Yacht 62, the company will introduce two more new sailboat models, the Oceanis 35.1 and Oceanis 38.1, at the U.S. Sailboat Show in Annapolis on Oct. 6-10, 2016. The Oceanis 35 and 38 models of the past, known for their customizable layout, have evolved into two new models for 2017 ...

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Andy Lindsay named vice president of sales for Four Winns and Scarab Jet in the Americas

Laurent Fabre, president of Beneteau, Four Winns and Scarab Jet for the Americas, announced the promotion of Andy Lindsay to the position of vice president of sales for Four Winns and Scarab Jet for the Americas. Andy Lindsay will be based out of Cadillac, Mich., where both brands share headquarters. Lindsay has participated in Four Winns’ growth since 1990 when ...

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Clarks Landing joins Beneteau Powerboats distribution network

Beneteau America announces the appointment of Clarks Landing Yacht Sales as its exclusive Beneteau Powerboats dealer in Southern New Jersey. Clarks Landing owns and operates a boat yard, marina and event space in Point Pleasant, N.J., which will have Beneteau Powerboats on location this summer as their exclusive yacht brand in New Jersey. ”We are pleased and fortunate to welcome ...

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Beneteau launches new flagship at the Annapolis Sailboat Show

Beneteau announces the Americas premiere of the new Oceanis Yacht 62 at the United States Sailboat Show in Annapolis, October 6-10, 2016. The first model of the Oceanis Yacht range stems from a collaboration between Beneteau, Berret Racoupeau Yacht Design and the Italian designer Pierangelo Andreani. This new flagship is lined with large windows, a chined hull, twin rudders and a ...

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Beneteau expands Midwest dealer network

Laurent Fabre, president of Beneteau America, announced the appointment of Port Sanilac Marinato to represent the sailboat division in eastern Michigan. Port Sanilac Marina is a family-owned, full-service yacht dealership that offers long-term dockage, inside and outside storage, plus an onsite service department with certified mechanics. “Port Sanilac Marina is thrilled to become the newest North American Beneteau Sailboat Dealer,” ...

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