December 07, 2012
Digital Era Media Inc. (DEM) has launched the latest version of Boatdealers.ca Mobile. As Canada's top boat listing website, Boatdealers.ca is widely visited by boat sellers and buyers. DEM is also offering custom versions of their mobile platform to the network of dealers and brokerages listing their inventory on Boatdealers.ca.
You can view the new Boatdealers.ca Mobile at http://m.boatdealers.ca.
Bev Carlson, HUB International MARINE...
November 20, 2012
BoatUS has estimated that Hurricane Sandy caused more than US$650m in damages to boats across the US. The US boater association also expects that more than 65,000 recreational boats were damaged or lost as a result of the storm.
More than 32,000 boats were damaged in New York, followed by New Jersey's 25,000, Connecticut's 2,500 and 6,000 remaining in various states. Dollar damage to recreational boats in New York is estimated at US$324m,...
November 20, 2012
The BC Marine Trades Association (BCMTA) will recognize one of the recreational marine industry’s most accomplished leaders at the upcoming BC Marine Industry Conference. Dwight Davies, former President of Mustang Survival, has been named the recipient of the BCMTA Lifetime Achievement Award.
“This is the first time the BCMTA has bestowed such an award and there is no doubt this is absolutely the right time and the right person,” said BCMTA...
November 02, 2012
Campion Marine has introduced their new Chase 550 bow rider which runs off of the world's first 180 horsepower electric outboard engine.
Designed by ReGen Nautic USA Inc., this electric outboard engine weighs about a quarter of a gas-powered outboard and is extremely quiet.
Campion Marine is Canada's largest fiberglass boat builder. With a commitment to building the most environmentally friendly boats, Campion currently manufactures over 56...
October 31, 2012
A recent edition of Boating Industry Canada provides a helpful reminder for all of us winterizing our boats for the coming months: Don’t forget your boat’s snaps and zippers!
Snaps and zippers are among the most overlooked items when it comes to winterizing. Cleaning and lubricating all snaps and zippers will go a long way to ensuring that they continue to function properly.
Boating Industry Canada recommends a one-two punch that will help you...
October 22, 2012
On behalf of the entire HUB International MARINE crew, congratulations goes out to Lawrence Fronczek, the President of Specialty Yachts in Vancouver.
Lawrence and Specialty Yachts won the Marlow Hunter Dealer-of-the-Year Award for 2012. The prestigious award was presented by John Petersen, President of Marlow Hunter Marine, at the 2012 Annapolis Boat Show. The award recognized Specialty Yachts for its volume of sales and customer service....