Author: Jim Ewing

19 Nov RIMTA Welcomes New Board at Annual Meeting

RIMTA held its Annual Meeting at the Inner Space Center at URI's Ocean Science and Exploration Center on November 8. At the event, members welcomed the organization’s new Board, and incoming president John Tregenza of Watch Hill Boat Yard addressed the audience and looked at...

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18 Sep Susan Maffei Plowden Honored with 2018 Anchor Award

Susan Maffei Plowden was presented with the 2018 Anchor Award at RIMTA’s Industry Partnership Breakfast. Sponsored by Gowrie Group, the event was held on September 15 during the Newport International Boat Show. Maffei Plowden was recognized for her role as Stopover Director of the 2017/18 Volvo...

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20 Jun Gowrie Group Returns as Organizational Sponsor

Gowrie Group returns for a second year as an organizational sponsor of RIMTA. Their support will enhance our communications, our key industry and networking events, and RIMTA Future’s first community-outreach project. The largest independent marine insurance group in the United States, Gowrie Group has a longtime...

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09 May MRAA, NMMA, RIMTA publish Guide to Growing the Workforce

MRAA, NMMA, RIMTA publish Guide to Growing the Workforce. Marine industry guide seeks to serve as a roadmap for empowering employers. Today, as the result of a yearlong collaborative effort, the Marine Retailers Association of the Americas, the National Marine Manufacturers Association and the Rhode Island Marine...

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