MarineMax Adding Megayacht Management, Crew, Charter Services

MarineMax is making a big push into megayacht territory. The well-known recreational boating and yachting retailer is opening a yacht-management, crew-placement, and charter division. And, it’s tapped megayacht-industry veteran Bob Saxon (pictured, at right) to head it. Chuck Cashman (pictured, at left), MarineMax’s executive vice president of sales, marketing, and manufacturer relations, says that the Continue reading

MarineMax Now Exclusive Azimut Dealer in USA

Now more American buyers of Azimut yachts and megayachts have more locations where they can see the boats and sign new contracts. The Azimut Benetti Group, parent company of Azimut, has extended its relationship with MarineMax farther into the U.S. West Coast, Midwest, and Gulf Coast. As a result, MarineMax is the sole representative for Continue reading

Megayacht News Onboard: Mangusta 92

While Mangusta has built more than two dozen Mangusta 92 open-style megayachts over nearly a decade, until now none was specially designed for the American market. Mangusta’s cooperation with MarineMax its stateside representative, changes that. The first American-aimed Mangusta 92 debuted at the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, showing subtle changes yet preserving her international Continue reading