Tag Archives: Suntex Marinas

Suntex Marinas appoints new chief operating officer

Suntex Marina Investors, LLC (Suntex) announced today the appointment of Rich Carter to the position of chief operating officer. In his new role, Carter is primarily responsible for the overall service experience at all Suntex Marinas. Defining and enhancing company culture, Carter is charged with efficient and effective deployment of Home Office resources and processes across the Suntex portfolio of ...

Read More »

Suntex expands exclusive boat club and rental program

Suntex Marina Investors, LLC (Suntex) announced today the planned addition of a new Suntex Boat Club location at Cross Timbers Marina, located just north of Tulsa, Oklahoma, bringing the total to nine Boat Club locations across the U.S. In addition, Suntex Watersports, the company’s boat rental program, now offers six new locations in Northern California and Tennessee, bringing the total ...

Read More »

Suntex Marinas selected to redevelop Las Olas Marina

Suntex Marina Investors LLC has been selected as the winning bidder by the city of Fort Lauderdale to redevelop the Las Olas Marina. In addition to the redevelopment, a 50-year lease to operate the property has been approved. This will be a multi-million-dollar project and is part of a $70 million redevelopment by the city to create waterfront and beach ...

Read More »

Marina Jack to offer ValvTect marine fuels

ValvTect announced that Marina Jack in Sarasota, Fla. has joined the family of over 600 certified ValvTect marinas marketing both ValvTect marine gasoline and ValvTect marine diesel. Marina Jack is a Suntex marina located on Sarasota Bay close to the downtown area. The marina has easy access from the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway and a centrally located three-sided fuel dock. In ...

Read More »

Suntex Marinas acquires Lake Don Pedro and Moccasin Point Marinas

Suntex Marina Investors LLC announced that it has acquired two new locations on Don Pedro Lake – Lake Don Pedro Marina and Moccasin Point Marina. Don Pedro Lake is located in the Sierra Nevada foothills, a two-hour drive from San Francisco. Lake Don Pedro Marina, on the Western shore of the lake, is a full-service facility that can provide everything ...

Read More »

Bob Hensley named general manager of Kentucky Dam Marina

Suntex Marina Investors LLC announced it has appointed Bob Hensley to the post of general manager of Kentucky Dam Marina in Gilbertsville, Kentucky. Hensley has been in the marina industry for over 35 years. As a young man he worked with his father as a commercial fisherman in his spare time on the Great Lakes, a career path he continued ...

Read More »

Suntex acquires 11 Loggerhead Marina properties

Suntex Marina Investors LLC has acquired the Loggerhead Marina portfolio, the companies announced Tuesday. Under the terms of the agreement, 11 Loggerhead Marina properties located throughout Florida now join the Suntex portfolio. “This transaction will be transformational for Suntex and our efforts to continue to provide an unmatched customer experience around the country,” said Bryan Redmond, founding principal of Suntex. ...

Read More »

IMBC expert marina panel now available for download

At the International Marina and Boatyard Conference in Ft. Lauderdale, the educational track featured a panel of five top marina experts who addressed the value and impact of boats clubs on their businesses. Due to the interest in the topic and the limited opportunity for audience participation, the panel presentation was videotaped and is now available for viewing or download. ...

Read More »

Suntex Marinas acquires The Ridges Marina

Suntex Marinas, an owner and operator of marina properties, announced that it has acquired The Ridges Marina. Under the new ownership this North Georgia property on Lake Chatuge will undergo extensive reinvestment in the coming year. "We are really looking forward to being part of the Suntex family of marinas,” said Michael Kennedy, general manager of The Ridges Marina. “Our ...

Read More »

The changing marina climate

Consolidation, innovation coming to marina segment A recent wave of consolidation in the marina segment has the potential to drastically reshape how and where boaters spend their time on the water. For an industry that has been dominated for decades by small, family-run operations, it’s a dramatically different look. Major, well-financed players have jumped into the segment in a big way ...

Read More »