“So, What Makes Doug Dawson and Brenda Dawson the Boat Experts Anyways?”
Check out Doug and Brenda Dawson enjoying life on the shores of Georgian Bay, Ontario:
- Authors of 27 Boating Books including 17 on Boat Docking
- Grew up—literally—on my family’s marina. 5th Generation in the boating business.
- Past President of the Ontario Marina Operators Association (OMOA) – on the Board of Directors for 23 years.
- Inspected boat manufacturing plants all across North America…and even as far away as Norway.
- Together, They Authored the Boat Value Book used by banks and insurance companies for over 15 years!
- Together they started the first ever multiple listing service for boats.
- Internationally respected boat reviewer for a national magazine with over 300 boat tests published!
- Over 40 years of selling and driving both power and sail boats.
- 40 consecutive years working the Toronto International Boat Show together (and a many, many others)
Someone who has handled boats on everything from tiny lakes to the Atlantic Ocean (that was at the age of 21!).