Category Archives: BWI News

Journalists Look To Boating’s Future

A panel of seasoned marine journalists presented a discussion on the future of the industry at BWI’s annual meeting at the Miami Show. The panel included Bill Sisson, editor in chief of Soundings Trade Only and Soundings magazine; Matt Gruhn, editor in chief of Boating Industry magazine; and Marilyn Mower, editor of Marine Business Journal.…
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BWI Writing Contest Salutes 2009 Stories

Top marine journalists in the U.S. and beyond  were recognized today in the 2009 writing contest conducted by the membership of Boating Writers International.  Presentations were made in 17 contest categories -- including a new "Original Online Content" field -- representing $17,000 in awards, the largest payout to date. In its 17th year, the BWI…
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BWI 2009 Membership Survey

Journalists who cover the world of boating have been affected like most others serving the recreational market, and they are experiencing additional buffeting from the sweeping changes taking place in general media. In a recently released membership survey, only 4 in 10 members of Boating Writers International (BWI) reported that their income has not changed…
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