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From the Captain’s Chair: Moving the Needle Forward April 30, 2019

I hope all who celebrate Easter or Passover (or in some cases, both) were able to spend time with family and friends enjoying the holidays and likely the last of the cooler weather in South Florida. In its ongoing partnership… Read more »

MIASF Business Spotlight: Interlux April 30, 2019

A division of Netherland-based AkzoNobel, Interlux® is one of the world’s largest manufacturers of high-performance boat paint, yacht coatings, and marine protection. Formed in 1881, the Interlux® brand has become synonymous with the highest standard of care for all kinds… Read more »

Faces in the Industry: Danny James, Compass Logistics & Marine, LLC April 30, 2019

Tell us how long you’ve lived here. I was born and raised on the waterways of Fort Lauderdale, went to Cardinal Gibbons High School (Class of 99’), and then received my congressional appointment to attend the United States Merchant Marine… Read more »

Marine Industry Elevator Pitch Competition April 30, 2019

For the past few months MIASF’S Education and Workforce Committee has been working with Broward Schools to organize the second Marine Industry Elevator Pitch Competition for students from South Broward High School’s Marine Magnet Program. 80 junior and senior students… Read more »

23rd Annual Plywood Regatta Scholarship Recipients April 30, 2019

MIASF awarded $7,000 in scholarships to seven students on April 7th at the 23rd Annual Plywood Regatta. Most of the winners are bound for amazing careers in the marine industry: Arlettys Espindola of South Plantation High will begin her goal… Read more »

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