Client press releases by Rushton Gregory

NEWPORT INTERNATIONAL BOAT SHOW ANNOUNCES SHOW LOGISTICS AND TRAVEL INFORMATION

Newport, R.I. – Newport Exhibition Group, owners and producers of the Newport International Boat Show (NIBS), announced today show information for those planning on attending the 49th annual Show September 12-15, 2019. One of the largest in-water shows in the country, and the kick-off to the boat show season, NIBS will host exhibitors from around

LOWRANCE® ANGLERS DOMINATE BASSMASTER TOURNAMENT AT ST. LAWRENCE RIVER

Micah Frazier Claims His First BASS Elite Trophy Tulsa, Okla. – Lowrance®, a world-leader in fishing electronics since 1957, dominated the Bassmaster Elite at the St. Lawrence River in Waddington, NY. Micah Frazier won his first Bassmaster Elite tournament on Sunday, edging out fellow Lowrance anglers Scott Canterbury and Steve Kennedy, who placed third and sixth

IBEX 2019 NETWORKING EVENTS NOT TO MISS

International BoatBuilders’ Exhibition & Conference Offers Opportunities to Connect with Marine Industry Professionals  Tampa, Fla. – The International BoatBuilders’ Exhibition and Conference (IBEX) announced today that during the Show held October 1-3 at the Tampa Convention Center, it will offer visitors the chance to participate in a number of social and entertainment special events throughout the

COAST GUARD FOUNDATION HOSTS 2019 TRIBUTE TO THE COAST GUARD IN HAWAII

Event to Honor Mission Excellence in the Pacific Stonington, Conn. — Coast Guard Foundation, a non-profit organization committed to the education and welfare of all Coast Guard members and their families, announced today it will host the 17th Annual Tribute to the Coast Guard's Fourteenth District at the historic Bishop Museum for the first time

BRYAN THRIFT WINS HIS FIRST FLW CUP CHAMPIONSHIP AT LAKE HAMILTON

Sturtevant, Wis. – Evinrude announced today that Evinrude angler Bryan Thrift won the Fishing League Worldwide (FLW) Cup Championship, held August 9-11 on Lake Hamilton in Hot Springs, Arkansas. This was Thrift’s first Championship win.  Thrift finished with a three-day total of 15 bass weighing 38 pounds, 7 ounces, winning by a 5-pound, 1-ounce margin. Fellow Evinrude

MORE FLW CUP ANGLERS RELY ON LOWRANCE, THAN ALL OTHER ELECTRONICS BRANDS COMBINED

Bryan Thrift Wins at Lake Hamilton Tulsa, Okla. – Lowrance®, a world-leader in fishing electronics since 1957, dominated the Fishing League Worldwide (FLW) Cup Championship on Lake Hamilton in Hot Springs, Ark., August 9-11. Bryan Thrift won his first Championship on Sunday, one of eight of the top 10 anglers who relied on Lowrance. Of the

AMERICA’S BOATING CLUB® LAUNCHES DEDICATED LEARNING CENTERS FOR THE ULTIMATE IN BOATER EDUCATION

The First Center Opens in Tavares, Florida For Summer Classes Raleigh, N.C. – United States Power Squadrons® – America’s Boating Club® announced that it has launched its dedicated educational facilities – the America’s Boating Club Learning Centers. The first Learning Center will be located at the Fisherman’s Cove Resort in Tavares, Florida, with additional locations

MOTORGUIDE AND LOWRANCE SIGN LONG-TERM COOPERATION AGREEMENT

Lowell, Mich. and Tulsa, Okla. – Lowrance and MotorGuide have announced their continued partnership after signing a long-term cooperation agreement in July. Both brands will continue to collaborate on sonar compatibility and chartplotter integration between MotorGuide trolling motors and Lowrance sonar and chartplotter technologies. “We’re excited to continue our long-standing relationship with Lowrance,” said Kevin Read,

RUSHTON GREGORY SIGNS OCEANMAX

Oceanmax Selects Industry-Leading Firm to Manage its Marketing Efforts Lee, N.H. – Rushton Gregory Communications, a marketing communications agency specializing in the marine, outdoor and consumer electronics markets, announced today it has been retained by Oceanmax to provide marketing services to include public relations, copywriting and event management. The agency will use its varied skill

BRP COMPLETES ACQUISITION OF TELWATER, AUSTRALIAN LEADER IN ALUMINUM BOATS

Valcourt, Quebec, Canada, August 1, 2019 – BRP (TSX:DOO; NASDAQ:DOOO), announced today the completion of the previously-announced acquisition of 80% of the outstanding shares of Telwater Pty, Ltd ("Telwater"), Australia's leading manufacturer of aluminum boats and trailers.  As BRP’s third boat acquisition, Telwater’s addition to the Marine Group is another step in helping create a