Port City Marina representative Larry Rizzo will be attending the Miami International Boat Show this week. The show features more than 3,000 boats and 2,000 exhibitors from around the globe.
Are you or your business be attending the show? If so, let us know by emailing Larry at firstname.lastname@example.org or give us a call at 910-251-6151.
Port City Marina Representatives Larry Rizzo and Matt Rogers are attending the 21st Annual Raleigh Convention Center Boat Show. This is the largest boat show of its kind in North Carolina with over 150,000 square feet of boat displays and exhibitors from the insurance, finance, and boat brokerage arenas.
You can find out more on the Raleigh Boat Show by visiting their website. Send us an email if you are exhibiting or visiting the show and our representatives will stop by and say hello. For those of you attending the show, here is a coupon for a $2 discount:
Representatives from Port City Marina recently attended the 8th Annual Captain’s Briefing organized by the US Superyacht Association in St. Maarten. The annual event serves as an educational outreach program to work with Superyacht Captain’s and Senior Crew Members licensing, regulations, and promoting the US as a destination for cruising, refit, and repair.
This year’s briefing included an expanded two-day format covering a variety of topics with a special security program hosted by the Maritime Security Council. Over 60 Captain’s, Senior Crew members, industry professionals, and sponsors attended the seminar and evening cocktail receptions. Continue reading
The Port City Marina team will be joining the U.S. Superyacht Association for the 2013 Captains’ Briefing in St. Maarten. PCM Representative Larry Rizzo will attend the event as a guest of Crown Bay Marina, a 5-year sponsor of this event. This event is an educational outreach effort organized by the USSA to promote the US as a destination for megayachts. The event targets the Captains and Senior crew members on-board the yachts which are docked at local marinas. Typically, there are 100 to 150 megayachts docked in St. Maarten during this event.
On December 11th, US Super Yacht Association held their annual holiday party in Fort Lauderdale Florida. The Holiday Party and Toy Drive was hosted at Chima Brazilian Steakhouse Las Olas. The night featured food, drinks, fun, and prizes. 150 were attendance, including Larry Rizzo representing Port City Marina, to enjoy the upscale food yet casual atmosphere were they showed overwhelming support for the US Super Yacht’s toy drive for underprivileged children.
The Port City Marina team decided the 41st United States Powerboat Show in Annapolis was a great event to debut our new marina in Wilmington, NC. The show is billed as the nation’s oldest and largest in-water powerboat exhibition, and the quaint setting in Annapolis, Maryland delivered a great event. Over 40,000 attendees walked the show which featured everything from luxurious motor yachts and trawlers to high-performance boats and off-shore fishing machines. Continue reading