Progressive Insurance Miami International Boat Show 2017 Innovation Award winners announced

The National Marine Manufacturers Association and Boating Writers International honored winners of the 2017 Progressive Insurance Miami International Boat Show Innovation Awards on Friday, Feb. 17, recognizing new consumer marine products, presented during the innovation breakfast held at Miami Marine Stadium Park & Basin. This year’s program evaluated 63 products across 23 categories. The judges ultimately selected 19 …
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Aston Martin powerboat makes U.S. debut at Yachts Miami Beach

After making its world premiere in Monaco last September, the Aston Martin AM37 powerboat was shown for the first time in the United States at Yachts Miami Beach on Collins Avenue, Feb. 16-20. The company says the Aston Martin AM37 was built to challenges the status quo of the nautical world and offers a pure …
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Privilege Series 6 to make U.S. debut at Strictly Sail Miami

Denison will debut the first Privilege Series 6 in the U.S. at the Strictly Sail Miami boat show at Bayside Feb.16-20. According to Denison, the newly completed catamaran “La Passion” offers “a rare opportunity to see this highly customized, superior brand in person and adds that the Privilege Series 6 is a performance sailboat that …
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Miami approves $45 million plan to restore Marine Stadium

The city of Miami will borrow $ 45 million to restore the historic Miami Marine Stadium. The park and basin surrounding the stadium is the home of the Miami International Boat Show. Show organizers have said they hope to someday incorporate a restored stadium into the show. The stadium has been closed since being damaged by …
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Miami boat show plans improvements for 2017

The Progressive Insurance Miami International Boat Show has announced several enhancements for the 2017 show in its second year at Miami Marine Stadium Park & Basin. In-water selection expands 35 percent NMMA anticipates more than 1,300 new boats on display with more new model debuts than ever before. The number of boats in-water is expanding …
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Denison Yacht Sales opens 20th office in Miami

Denison Yacht Sales announced the opening of its 20th office in Miami at the Miami Beach Marina. The office is Denison’s seventh in Florida. Denison’s Miami location will be led by a seasoned team of five licensed and bonded yacht brokers: Mike Kiely, Stanley Castro, Carlos Dominguez, Juno Prudhomm and Nick Athanassiadis. Denison Yachts Sales …
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Weekly 5: Environmentalists claim Yachts Miami Beach left mess from docks

The BI Weekly 5 is a collection of tips, news and data affecting the boating industry this week. Be sure to look for the BI Weekly 5 every Monday on BoatingIndustry.com. 1. Environmentalists claim Yachts Miami Beach left mess from docks The temporary docks used by Yachts Miami Beach resulted in plastic foam being left […]
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