Tag Archives: Boat Show

PCM at the Miami International Boat Show

Miami Boat Show - Port City Marina

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 larryr@portcitymarina.com.s221203.gridserver.com or give us a call at 910-251-6151.

Port City Marina at the Raleigh Boat Show

Raleigh Boat Show - Port City Marina

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:

Raleigh Boat Show Coupon

Port City Marina in St. Maarten

US Superyacht Association - Larry Rizzo & Tim Keogh

Tim Keogh from Crown Bay Marina, Ron Cleveringa of Burger Boats, and Larry Rizzo from Port City Marina

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

USSA 2013 Captain’s Briefing

US Superyacht Captain's Briefing St Maarten

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.

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Port City Marina attends USSA Charity Toy Drive

larry rizzo port city marina ussa 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.

Port City Marina debuts at Annapolis Boat Show

Annapolis Boat Show

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