Passenger Safety & Compliance With Block Island Ferry | Boating Insider S2 EP4

Summary In this episode, Chris and Brian from Block Island Ferry discuss their operation of the ferry to Block Island. They highlight the vital resources and services they bring to the island’s community, including emergency services and daily supplies. They also emphasize the importance of passenger safety and compliance with Coast Guard regulations. The conversation […]

Insights from Jeff Merrill on Trawlers, JMYS, Trawlerfest | Boating Insider S2 EP3

Summary In this conversation, Jeff Merrill discusses his background in sailing and yacht sales, as well as the appeal of trawlers and the importance of the people involved in boating. He emphasizes the need for buyers to consider insurance, pre-qualification, and training before purchasing a boat. Merrill also highlights the role of Vessel Vanguard in […]

Galveston’s Historic Seaport and 1877 Tall Ship Elissa with Mark Scibinico | Boating Insider S2 EP2

Join Mark Scibinico in this insightful Boating Insider episode exploring the rich maritime history of Galveston, Texas, courtesy of the Galveston Historical Foundation. Learn about the foundation’s origins dating back to the 1800s, officially incorporated in 1954, and discover the maritime endeavors of the Galveston Historic Foundation. Gain insights into the restoration efforts that contribute […]

Episode 25 | Regulations & Yacht Maintenance Software

Rhiannon and Kelly dive into… Visit Captain Kelly’s website: https://www.captainkellyjgordon.com/ Show Kelly some love on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/captain_kellyjgordon/ Show Kelly some love on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCn0hMUAFubbrX4EH7_ArYWg Thanks to our sponsor, Vessel Vanguard: https://vesselvanguard.com #yachting #yacht #yachtcaptain yacht captain south fl,yacht captains south florida,yacht captains south fl,boat captain,boat captain south fl,boat captain south florida,yacht captain fl,yacht captain florida,yacht […]

24: Steve D’Antonio Marine Consulting

Today, we’re joined by Steve D’Antonio, a feature writer, journalist, photographer, and editorialist; he has written well over a thousand technical, seamanship, destination, boat review and historical articles for various publications, including Professional Boat Builder (of which he is the Technical Editor), Ocean Navigator, PassageMaker, Boat US Seaworthy, Soundings, Wooden Boat, and Practical Sailor among […]

23: Passenger Vessel Association

Today, we’re joined by John Groundwater and Dave Anderson from PVA (Passenger Vessel Association). PVA is dedicated to promoting the interests and the economic well-being of U.S. passenger vessel owners and operators, and associated businesses, while promoting safety and a secure maritime operating environment for passenger vessels operators, passengers, crew, and the public at-large. Visit […]

22: Sea Rocket Adventures

Today, we’re joined by Will Wangel, CEO of Sea Rocket Adventures. We dive into how Will got started with Sea Rocket, the new boats they’re bringing on, as well as how they use Vessel Vanguard to manage their fleet in one system. Sea Rocket Adventures is a watersports company focused on bringing adventure to travelers […]

21: International WorkBoat Show 2023

Today, we’re joined by Bob Callahan and Lauren St. Clair from the International WorkBoat Show. With over 900 different companies attending, we dive into what visitors can expect from the 3-day show this year in New Orleans. The International WorkBoat Show is a trade-only conference and expo for commercial vessel owners, operators, and builders, as […]

20: Captain Kelly Gordon and Captain Stephan Coetzer

Rhiannon, Captain Kelly, and Captain Stephan dive into mental health issues within the yachting industry, specifically how to deal with toxic crew members as well as the importance of speaking up about unfair treatment. Check out Captain Kelly’s Website: https://www.captainkellyjgordon.com Check out Captain Kelly’s YouTube: @captain_kellyjgordon Thanks to our sponsor, Vessel Vanguard: https://vesselvanguard.com