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YMB17: Capt. Ted McCumber hired as commercial director of Feadship America

Dutch builder Feadship appointed Capt. Ted McCumber as commercial director of its America office, effective March 1. Capt. McCumber has more than 25 years …

YMB17: Largest yachts Med-moored at show’s second location

Yachts Miami Beach includes a second location at Island Gardens Deep Harbor marina on Watson Island where about 30 large yachts docked Med-style against …

YMB17: Crew welcome opening day with a smile

Yachts Miami Beach opened Thursday under blue and breezy skies as crew welcomed guests and potential buyers. The reconfigured docks along Collins Avenue …

YMB17: VIP party kicks off large yacht show at Island Gardens

Island Gardens Deep Harbor marina and Show Management hosted a VIP party Thursday evening to kick off the boat show. Exhibitors, brokers, attendees and guests …

YMB17: Miami hosts two boat shows this week

Relocation, expansions, renaming and redesigns have caused a bit of confusion regarding the “Miami boat show”. Actually, there are two boat shows taking …

ISS, WMG offer students free membership

Ft. Lauderdale-based yacht management company Wright Maritime Group will provide students attending educational curriculums that are relevant to a career in …

Prado joins D’Angelo

Ft. Lauderdale-based DeAngelo Marine Exhaust has hired Mike Prado as vice president of business development where he will be responsible for product sales …

Repairs in Martinique duty free

The government of Martinique has changed existing duty- and VAT-free rules for repair and maintenance of visiting yachts. All visiting recreational yachts can …

New electronic steering launched

Wisconsin-based Twin Disc has introduced its next-generation E-Steer, a control solution that connects the helm to hydraulic-powered rudder(s) electronically. …

Rybovich refinanced

Florida Community Bank announced in January that it has provided a $65 million loan to refinance existing debt at Rybovich, the 69-slip megayacht marina and …

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YMB17: Capt. Ted McCumber hired as commercial director of Feadship America

YMB17: Capt. Ted McCumber hired as commercial director of Feadship America

Dutch builder Feadship appointed Capt. Ted McCumber as commercial director of its America office, effective March 1. Capt. McCumber has …

Friends remember captain/engineer Badeau’s five decades in yachting

Friends remember captain/engineer Badeau’s five decades in yachting

By Dorie Cox Capt. Peter Weekes Badeau, who was as skilled in the engine room as in the wheelhouse, died on Feb. 6 at the Veterans …

Crew Coach: Age, experience make captains more desireable, not less

Crew Coach: Age, experience make captains more desireable, not less

Crew Coach by Capt. Rob Gannon A subject has come up recently with a couple of captains I have been working with in my coaching …

Owner’s View: Boat shows can build a crew member’s career

Owner’s View: Boat shows can build a crew member’s career

Owner’s View by Peter Herm As always, I am counting down the days until the start of the Miami Boat Show and Yachts Miami Beach. It …

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