Top Marine/Boating Companies and Startups in Maryland (2021)

This article showcases our top picks for the best Maryland based Marine/Boating companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Marine/Boating industry, but are all exceptional companies well worth a follow.

We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.

We selected these startups and companies for exceptional performance in one of these categories:

  • Innovation
    • Innovative ideas
    • Innovative route to market
    • Innovative product
  • Growth
    • Exceptional growth
    • Exceptional growth strategy
  • Management
  • Societal impact

Top Maryland Marine/Boating Companies

Data sourced from Crunchbase and SemRush.



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Snag-A-Slip is a cloud-based technology platform that connects boaters with marina owners and allows boaters to book transient slips with ease and confidence wherever and whenever they choose. No booking fees for the boater.

Ever. Just…Explore.

Book. Boat.

Marina owners have access to a cloud-based back-end inventory management system to easily maintain available slips. Marinas pay a transaction fee only when slips are booked.

No Commitment. No Risk.

As an avid boater and 20-year veteran of the hospitality industry, Dan Cowens, Founder and CEO of Snag-A-Slip, sought to build a company that would make boating easier and more fun for everyone. Snag-A-Slip has made tremendous traction changing the way boaters and marinas owners think about the boating experience..

12 Knots

12 Knots

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On-line booking platform for yacht charters and sailing vacations. Over 19 000 professionally operated yachts available for real time bookings.

12 Knots offers bareboat charters, crewed charters, by the cabin cruises and sailing courses.. .

Chesapeake Light Craft

Chesapeake Light Craft

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Chesapeake Light Craft is a boats building company.. In their first year they produced just 5 boats, but that is all it took and Thunder Jet was the latest industry buzz.

30 Plus years and over 6000 boats later, Thunder Jet now holds the position as one of the most successful Aluminum boating companies to ever exist, a direct result of their superior product and continued efforts improve and adapt to the ever changing boating community’s needs. Today Thunder Jet is the most advanced heavy gauge aluminum boat builder in North America.

By utilizing and investing in the newest and best in equipment, people, and practices, Thunder Jet Boats are the highest quality, best finished, and best valued boats available today. Our commitment is to continue finding and investing in better ways to make high quality aluminum boats affordable, fuel efficient, resilient and appealing so that more people can enjoy the experiences that boating can offer..

Wavve’s proprietary interface strives to present digital charts as simply as possible – anywhere that’s shaded red is shallower than your specified draft. Zoom in your map view to see sounding data for these danger areas only, or zoom in further to access all available soundings.

You can also filter to find mooring locations, boat ramps, marinas, and more using our map pin functionality. Collaborative Contribution Our map pinning functionality allows users to share their knowledge of the waterways by adding mooring, boat ramp, marina, fishing, and point of interest locations directly to the map.

The community also validates all pins using a voting system. Safety (and fun!) in Numbers With Wavve, you can enable location sharing to allow other Wavve users to see where you are.

Dream Yacht Sales

Dream Yacht Sales

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With Dream Yacht Sales, you have more choices, options and flexibility to buy a luxury sailing yacht without the expense and challenges of traditional ownership. Select from one of our individually designed ownership programs and buy a yacht on your terms..

For 92 years, LaPrade’s has been essential to Lake Burton. First, as a home for the men who built the dam that created the lake, then as an excellent fishing retreat with the open dining room where everyone sat elbow to elbow while passing heaping bowls and platters.

Today, with its Adirondack round log timber frame style, LaPrade’s Marina remains a key part of the Lake Burton experience. Also on the cruise also, for example, with respect to the arrival at the port, we are here for you.

1000 Cruises is the booking portal for theme cruises, special offers and bestsellers of the major shipping companies.. In 2019, our company secured financial support from current principals in order to develop our site.

During the past year, it has made considerable progress and is ready for first investment round. Customers can currently choose from more than 25000 ships worldwide online and more than 500 destinations in 47 countries across the globe – all in 7 languages with the best prices on the market, and customer service seven days a week in the local language. has the not largest own catalogue of boats on the market, but we are still working under its increasing. All the boats are directly contracted with the charter and insurance companies.

Chessie Marine Sales

Chessie Marine Sales

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Chessie Marine Sales works hard at providing all of their customers with the best and highest quality service possible. They believe that customer satisfaction is the foundation of their business and they want anyone who walks through their doors to know that they are here to offer expert knowledge and advice.

They offer a great selection of the finest boats and marine products in the world: Axis, Nautique, Malibu, and Cypress Cay Pontoons, as well as S.U.P.s, Hyperlite, HO Skis, Tubes, and Accurate Lines. They also have many qualities used boats for sale.

Plus, you can count on your buying process being easy and hassle-free. Their goal is not to grab the “easy” sale but rather get you into the right boat at the right time.

Stop by their dealership or browse their inventory on the site.. An SDK that can be embedded within the customer’s existing mobile app..

TNH Health is based in Brazil with offices in São Paulo and Santa Catarina states.. Our customers.

Our customers are physical rehabilitation centres (public and private, outpatient and inpatient) and insurance companies. As a part of scaling, we also consider b2c sales.

You may write to us at: Quins/Fupping Ltd, 349 Royal College Street, London, England, NW1 9QS.

Written by Sam Hyme

I have over 13 years experience in the sports industry. I specialise in analytical frameworks for sports performance.

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