Welcome Aboard New Members! August 29, 2018


Marine Travelift
Brock Rubens
49 E. Yew Street
Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235
Company Description: Marine Travelift is the world’s premier and most experienced manufacturer of boat handling equipment. We offer the most complete product line in the industry, including mobile boat hoists (15-1,500 metric ton capacity and greater), self-propelled transporters, and marine forklifts. Since our first mobile boat hoist built in the mid 1940’s and incorporated in 1954, we have continued to deliver the innovative solutions your business needs to get the job done. We continue to design our world class equipment by listening to operators to incorporate the performance they need to better serve their customers. This commitment to designing, building and supporting reliable, heavy-duty machines has resulted in over 4,000 Marine Travelift mobile boat hoists in operation worldwide. Our forklift line, first introduced over 25 years ago, continues to expand with the new Hydro M_Drive series featuring capacities of up to 54,000 lbs.

FHG Marine Engineering
Kathleen Hagan
757 SE 17th Street, Suite 464
Fort Lauderdale, FL33308
Phone: 954-504-2853
Business Description: FHG Marine Engineering Inc. is a yacht maintenance and repair company. Located in Fort Lauderdale covering the South Florida area, FHG specializes in-frame engine overhauls, preventive maintenance, and repair. Our U.S. Coast Guard licensed marine engineers offer hydraulics, HVAC-R, and electrical systems, trouble-shooting.

Nassau Yacht Haven
Ty Roberts
P.O. Box SS 5693
Nassau, Bahamas
Phone: 242-393-8173
Company Description: The Nassau Yacht Haven is a marina located in the heart of Nassau harbor in the capitol of the Bahamas. It is the first established marina in the country featuring 140 dock slips accommodating both local and transient vessels of lengths up to 220 feet and drawing up to 20 feet. In-slip WiFi, electric and water available. Home to the world-famous Poop Deck restaurant and bar and a 5 star PADI dive center. Short Walk from a large shopping center, grocery store, tackle + boat service centers + more!

United Island & Yacht
Joseph Dargavage
315 NE 3rd Avenue, Suite 1001
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301
Phone: 954-531-5018
Company Description: Yacht Agency. Catering to supeyachts prior to arriving, and while they are in the region of South Florida and the Bahamas.

Bogantec Corp
Daniel Orellana
1300 Sterling Rd., #9A
Dania Beach, FL 33004
Phone: 954-724-9898
Company Description: We started our journey in marine flooring with the creation of LightTec™ which had an incredible success in the market. The company kept moving forward revolutionizing marine flooring with is last creation EcoTeak™IMO (Fire rating certified by the International Marine Organization and approved by the US Coast Guard).

Joshua Weller
333 Las Olas Way, CU414
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301
Phone: 561-389-7100
Company Description: SPLASH AgentSea was created to change the way media is produced and consumed in the marine industry. We believe businesses of all sizes in the industry have the right to be excited about creating a strong digital presence in a media-focused, content-driven world. Our passion is helping businesses develop and grow their presence through video, photography, editorial, and social media.


TRYP by Wyndham Maritime Hotel
Terry Sam
2161 Maritime Blvd.
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
Phone: 954-533-7846
Company Description: New nautical-inspired 150-room hotel with unique meeting space, 2-story lobby, rooftop deck, free airport shuttle, daily hot breakfast, Lobby Bar, Sports Theater, large aquariums, spa/pool and suites, including Family rooms with bunk beds and Fitness rooms. Located on Marine Mile, at Marina Bay Resort which includes the 168-slip marina, apartments and waterfront restaurant.

Albatross Endeavors, Inc. DBA International Quiksigns
Michael Meyer
701 SE 17th Street
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316
Phone: 954-462-7446
Company Description: International Quiksigns has been internationally supplying creative signage since 1990. Located in the heart of downtown Ft. Lauderdale, Quiksigns is a full service sign company, designing & creating signage for a multitude of industries, including but not limited to: Real Estate, Government, Marine, Automotive, Retail, Local Business, Law Enforcement, Security, Banking, Fleet Trucking, Hospitality Industry, Professional Sports and much, much more.

MBAF CPAs and Advisors
Adam Spiegel
301 E. Las Olas Blvd., 4th Floor
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301
Phone: 954-760-9000
Company Description: MBAF is a nationally recognized accounting and advisory firm. More than 600 highly qualified professionals serve domestic and international clients across a broad range of industries and practices from our offices across the country. We offer a complete portfolio of services including assurance, tax and accounting, advisory, private client wealth, and technology consulting. Let our insight and expertise guide you in making smart financial decisions and meeting your personal and business goals.

T. Spencer Samuels Insurance & Financial Services
Lisa Samuels
15436 66th Court N.
Loxahatchee, FL 33470
Phone: 954-895-0848
Company Description: Independent Insurance & Financial Services company in Palm Beach County. Our independence allows us to provide comprehensive services to fit your unique needs. From Employee Benefit Planning and investments to Exit Strategies and In-Depth Financial Planning we provide you with the services you need to help you pursue your financial goals. Lisa Samuels & Kelly Spencer have a focus on plans structured exclusively for the Marine Industry. Securities offered through International Assets Advisory, LLC. Member FINRA/SIPC.

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