Tag Archives: Kristen Frohnhoefer

Sea Tow partners with Crosskix, promotes boating safety

Sea Tow Foundation

Sea Tow members can now get a special deal on the latest technology in boating footwear thanks to a newly announced partnership with Crosskix Footwear. As one of the perks of Sea Tow membership, members receive exclusive member-only deals and discounts from Sea Tow Savings Club participants. The new participant, Crosskix, is offering all active members 25% off their entire ...

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Marine Marketers of America accepting entries for 2021 Neptune Awards

Marine Marketers of America (MMA), the exclusive association for those engaged in marine industry marketing activities, has announced a formal call for entries for the 2021 Neptune Awards. The award program, now in its 14th year, honors creative concepts, campaigns, and initiatives from across all sectors of the marine industry ecosystem.  The contest is open to any company, agency or organization involved ...

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North American Sober Skipper Advisory Council appoints new members

Six new boating industry stakeholders have been tapped to serve on the North American Sober Skipper Advisory Council. They will collaborate with the existing council members on strategies to promote greater awareness and adoption of boating safety initiatives and messaging both within the recreational marine industry and the boating consumer space. The council is also actively involved in promoting and ...

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North American Sober Skipper Advisory Council nominations now open

Nominations are now open for membership on the North American Sober Skipper Advisory Council. Applications are being accepted through April 30, with appointees serving two-year terms beginning June 1.  According to Sea Tow Foundation Executive Director Gail R. Kulp, the North American Sober Skipper Advisory Council members represent a wide cross-section of the for-profit boating industry, with council members regularly contributing ...

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Sea Tow’s Kristen Frohnhoefer named Darlene Briggs Marine Woman of the Year

Sea Tow president named Darlene Briggs Marine Woman of the Year

Kristen Frohnhoefer, president of Sea Tow Services International, has been named the Darlene Briggs Marine Woman of the Year by the Marine Retailers Association of the Americas (MRAA) Educational Foundation. Frohnhoefer received the prestigious award during the virtual version of MRAA’s 2020 Dealer Week. The Darlene Briggs Marine Woman of the Year Award is named after the late Darlene Briggs ...

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Sea Tow presents 2020 awards during annual meeting

Sea Tow Foundation

Sea Tow Services International has recognized and presented awards to several of its captains for lifesaving efforts, outstanding customer service and dedication to boating safety. The recipients were notified of the awards during the company’s annual meeting, which was held virtually this year due to COVID-19. During the event, Sea Tow’s leadership presented awards meant to honor captains’ outstanding dedication ...

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Sea Tow reports spikes in boating activity

Sea Tow Foundation

Social distancing has become a top priority in 2020 and as a result many people have taken to the water to do so naturally. The boating industry saw record numbers throughout the summer season; from sales and on-water traffic to the need for on-water assistance. Boating is up and new boaters have been flooding the market like never before. Sea ...

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Sea Tow member survey forecasts 2020 boating behavior

Sea Tow Foundation

As summer kicks into high-gear, the burning question across the boating industry has been – “what should we expect this season?”   In early June, Sea Tow Services International, Inc. – the leading provider of on-water assistance for boaters nationwide – surveyed 5,000 of its members in an effort to better understand the forthcoming actions of boaters and how habits may or may ...

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MMA announces 2018 Neptune Award winners

Marine Marketers of America (MMA) recently announced the winners of its 2018 Neptune Awards for Marine Marketing Excellence during the Miami International Boat Show. “This year’s Neptune Awards competition was keenly contested, with companies delivering thoughtfully-executed marketing campaigns across all categories, from advertising and public relations to diversity and grassroots promotions,” said MMA President Wanda Kenton Smith. The annual competition, ...

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