Chesapeake Business News

May 5, 2019
Chesapeake Light Craft’s 21st annual OkoumeFest will take place Friday-Saturday, May 17-18. Both days are free and family-friendly.
April 23, 2019
The ABYC Foundation, a national nonprofit 501(c)(3), announces that Margaret Podlich has been hired to serve as executive director.
April 22, 2019
Josh White is a yacht specialist and co-founder of Chesapeake Yacht Center.
April 4, 2019
Captain Rob Copenhaver is the new owner of the 24-hour on-the-water boater assistance service, 
February 15, 2019
The Evinrude donation of $2 million in engines to the ABYC Foundation is the largest of its kind in history, and will help train the next generation of marine technicians.
December 12, 2018
The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum (CBMM) has recently formed a partnership with Curtis Stokes…
November 19, 2018
Annapolis Yacht Sales (AYS), one of the largest yacht dealers on the Bay, is marking 65 years of business. However, this busy team isn’t resting on past accomplishments. Though the team is proud of…
October 11, 2018
Since 1948, Chesapeake Bay boatyards, rigging experts, cruisers, liveaboards, and weekend boaters have relied upon Fawcett Boat Supplies in Annapolis.
September 25, 2018
Weems and Plath President Peter Trogdon has announced a “Change of Watch” at the company he has served and owned for the last 23 years.  As of September 24, the new owner, Michael Flanagan will tak
August 2, 2018
Bob Oberg is joining North Point Yacht Sales as a Yacht Broker.
July 19, 2018
The Marine Trades Association of Maryland is proud to announce that on-the-job trainees Shane Laureska and Cain Knopp have been promoted to full time positions at Hinckley Yacht Services.
July 17, 2018
North Point Yacht Sales is expanding their boat brand presence with the addition of Tiara Yachts and Tiara SPORT, and is newly nam
July 16, 2018
Oasis Marinas, a privately-held marina management company based out of Baltimore, MD, has been selected to oversee marina operations along the mile-long Wharf neighborhood in Washington, DC, as wel
April 30, 2018
The Sea Tow Foundation – a nonprofit organization dedicated to safe boating practices – has announced it will be partnering with marina management company Oasis Marinas to host three Life
March 19, 2018
Weems & Plath, one of the oldest marine companies in the United States, announces its 90th anniversary this year.
February 16, 2018
The South River Federation (SRF) has named Liz Buxton as its new executive director.
January 22, 2018
As part of Governor Larry Hogan’s Customer Service Promise to provide government services in an accessible and convenient manner, the Maryland Department of Natural Resources announce that Maryland bo