"This product is actually two good bottom paint technologies made to work together," said judge Beth Leonard, director of technical services for BoatU.S. and technical editor for all BoatU.S. publications; editor of Seaworthy, and a book author.
Boatyard and Dealer Hardware and Software: Navico System Builder
Judge Ben Ellison, editor of panbo.com, commented, “This is a product that simplifies the sales and order process and also begins the proper documentation and diagram of the electronics on a boat.”
Propulsion Parts, Propellers: Seastar Solutions Lower Unit Fill/Drain Kit
Judge Frank Lanier stated, “The Lower Unit Fill/Drain Kit will encourage owners to take better care of their lower units by being environmentally responsible.”
The National Marine Manufacturers Association CSI Awards honored 29 recipients for their efforts to increase customer satisfaction levels in the boating industry, including the following that are in the saltwater market: