Mourjan Marinas SUPPORTS THE GROWTH OF THE MARINE INDUSTRY
March 30, 2016 – Doha, Qatar: Mourjan Marinas, represented by its General Manager Wayne Shepherd, has participated in the internationally renowned Advanced Marina Management (AMM) program, that was presented by British Marine, in association with the Marina Industries Association and Global Marina Institute, which took place in Dubai earlier this month.
The profit-management training course is designed for senior marina professionals, and is internationally recognised. The 5 day course included representatives from Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Muscat, Bahrain, Seychelles, Italy and the UK.
As a qualified professional within the industry, and as a Certified Marina Manager (CMM), Shepherd, presented several sessions based on Environmental Management, Health and Safety, Marina Design, Construction and Refurbishment. He also assisted on a field trip, where he helped the participants with their case studies that were presented to a panel.
“I am honored to have been part of this program, it is a great opportunity to exchange knowledge and meet marine enthusiasts”, said Shepherd. “We at Mourjan Marinas believe that it is our duty to contribute with our knowledge and expertise to the development and future of the industry.”
Through small groups, interactive workshops and specific case studies, the AMM course examines such topics as profit-centre management, regulations and permitting, operations, marina law, human-resource management, risk management and loss control, improving the quality and value of services, policy and procedure manuals, business strategy and financial management, marketing, promotion, and pricing.
Mourjan Marinas was named "Leading Marina Developer in the GCC'' in the World of Yachts Recognition Awards for Excellence 2015.
Mourjan Marinas' aim is to create unforgettable marinas and yachting lifestyle destinations which offer a sense of place for owners, crew and visitors. The company achieves this by providing commercially astute solutions in every area of marina operations management and development.
For more information on Mourjan Marinas, please visit www.mourjanmarinas.com