AMI Elects New Board Members

The Association of Marina Industries (AMI) elected its 2020 officers and directors at its annual International Marina & Boatyard Conference (IMBC) held January 14 to 16, in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Chris Petty of Suntex Waterfront Management was appointed chair; John Swick, CMM, of Safe Harbor Marinas was appointed vice chair; Rick Chapman, CMM, of Port of Sunnyside […]

New owners of Meridian Marina planning renovations, expansion of facility

Austin and Jenny Cameron, of Austin, Texas, took over ownership of Meridian Marina in Palm City in January. The Camerons are planning extensive renovations including repairs to and expansion of the current storage facility, opening a repair shop, boat sales and a waterfront restaurant. Jenny and Austin Cameron, of Austin, Texas, walk with their daughter […]

VIP Marinas Purchases Meridian Marina and Yacht Club

After being in bankruptcy since summer 2019, Meridian Marina and Yacht Club in Palm City, Florida, is now under new ownership and undergoing improvements. “Twenty-four months from now it will look like a totally different place,” said Austin Cameron, owner of VIP Marinas. With the addition of Meridian Marina, the company now owns two Florida marinas, one on […]