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Melanie Symes - Innovamarina


Melanie Symes has twenty-five years’ experience in the nautical industry, working at a local and international level to encourage collaborative and responsible practices.

Skilled in copywriting, translation, marketing, event organisation and CSR, she is also secretary for TransEurope Marinas and active within a number of related associations.

Melanie works together with select companies to help promote marine destinations, develop authentic brands, and assist in strengthening a supportive nautical culture via local actions and wider networks.


Ocean scientist Patrick Gorringe has a vision. He’s progressively joining the dots along an impressive trajectory to...
The 10th edition of the RORC Transatlantic Race set off from Marina Lanzarote this January and I was delighted to be...
About a year ago, I requested a digital image from an early iteration of Dall-E, Open AI’s image creator, using the...
The recent ICOMIA World Marinas Conference held in Vilamoura, Portugal, was a superbly organised and highly enjoyable...
Making sense of sustainability in the recreational boating industry The Introduction to Sustainability in Marinas...
Every now and then, you come across someone with extraordinary drive. They are utterly singular, have the ability to...
Innovamarina recently completed the certification process to become officially registered as a “Women-Owned...
Oceanpreneur and Ocean Nomads founder Suzanne Van der Veeken, arrives in the Canaries from Holland on a beautiful...
Responsibilities have shifted with the growing tide of scientific publications describing the dire consequences of not...


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