For over 30 years, PORTBOOK has been “The Source” for the marine industry in the Newport, RI and Annapolis, MD regions. Beginning in 2014 Charleston will have its own PORTBOOK! 15,000 copies will distributed annually at all marinas and marine services businesses participating in PORTBOOK, as well as at Clubs, Visitors Information Centers, chandleries, hotels, and other key locations in the area. PORTBOOK is free, and as an advertiser you will be provided all the copies you need to distribute to your customers.



Advanced Innovations

For almost 25 years Advanced Innovations of Charleston SC has been helping their customers add creative and high quality metal designs for their home, boat or business, specializing in creative non ferrous fabrications using such metals as stainless steel, aluminum and bronze. Because we only use non ferrous metals, our structures are resistant to corrosion and are extremely salt air friendly. For that reason, some of our happiest clients are around or near the ocean coast. Our specialties include stainless steel cable railings, spiral staircases, wrapped aluminum products, boat tops and rails, stainless steel and anodized aluminum brackets, and metal ornaments for cars, boats, and RV’s. Come to us with your ideas and we’ll make them happen.

Adventures in Sailing

Air-Sea Safety & Survival, Inc.

Airport Transport – Seven Star Luxury

Allure Fishing Charters

American Dock and Marine Construction

American Electronics

Angler Management Charters

Aqua Safaris Inc.

Ashley Marina

The Harborage at Ashley Marina

Ashley Yachts

Atlantic Boat ACR

Atlantic Boat ACR services, sells and installs all major brands of marine heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration equipment. We are the only HVAC and refrigeration service in South Carolina specializing in marine applications. We also have the state’s most comprehensive inventory of standard replacement parts and equipment for the major brands of marine heating. air conditioning, and refrigeration systems. We can also install shore-power connections to power your cooling system. We do custom installations on all sizes of boats/yachts, power or sail. We are mobile and service all of coastal South Carolina. Our experienced and qualified technicians look forward to keeping you cool.

Atlantic Resurfacing LLC

Atlas Detailing

Audio Evolution

Avid Angler Fishing Charters

Barre Evolution

70-C Folly Road Blvd. West Ashley, 29407 843-414-7046 Our exercise method works for every body – including women of all ages and fitness levels, and those coming back from injury or pregnancy. It also works for those who dislike routine and enjoy variety. Using only a ballet barre for balance, small isometric movements and your own resistance, our method is a highly effective, total body workout that tightens, sculpts and elongates muscles, to create a beautiful, lithe and lean body. More than 62 classes available each week. Barre Evolution. The Method for Every Body.™

Barrier Island Eco Tours

Barrier Island Marine

Batteries Plus

Bay Shore Marine

EST. 1988 in Annapolis, MD. Bay Shore Marine is an authorized dealer for marine engines and generators. The crew at B.S.M. are at the ready to supply the parts and equipment for your boating needs. For pre-purchase inspections B.S.M. is available to come to you and perform a professional engine survey. Contact us for a consultation. B.S.M. is an authorized dealer for Yanmar – Northern Lights / Lugger – John Deere – Volvo Penta and Mercruiser – Westerbeke –Universal-Mase Generators Engine & Generator surveys available on most products. Visit us on the web at Our on-line store is always open.

Berry Boger Yacht Sales

Black Mango Outfitters

Blue Water Surveys, Inc.

Bluewater Yacht Sales

Bohicket Boats

Bohicket Creek Bait and Tackle

Bohicket Marina

Bohicket Marina is your transient destination for Charleston, Kiawah, and Seabrook Islands. Our marina is home to 200 wet slips,?90 dry storage slips, and a quaint market with its wonderful restaurants, shops, and offices. We are situated a short scenic drive from historic downtown Charleston and smack-dab in the middle of tranquil Kiawah and Seabrook Islands, with their world class golf courses and beautiful beaches. Our picturesque marina is easily accessible from both the Atlantic Ocean and the Intracoastal Waterway. Explore our website, where you will find a listing of our wonderful merchants, many water related activities, information on our SC Governor’s Cup Series Billfish tournament, and many other incredible events. Come unwind, shop, and dine at our beautiful marina and make sure to catch a gorgeous sunset over the serene marsh – anytime of the year.

Broom Marine

Broom Marine is a full service outfit that specializes in marine carpentry, yacht repair, and restoration. Refitting or repairing damage done to your boat, Broom Marine can get the job done quickly and with expert results. Our services include teak deck install or repair, cabinetry repair, interior flooring install, as well as custom carpentry design and fabrication. We take pride in the quality of our workmanship. If you are looking for the best in carpentry and wood working, then look no further. Call us today to discuss your next project.

Butler Marine

Butler Marine is a full service new & used boat dealer with two locations in South Carolina: Beaufort and Charleston. View our Web site’s Showroom to view a selection of all our new boats, including Stingray, Everglades, Shearwater, Key West Boats, World Cat and Glacier Bay Catamarans. Butler Marine provides those in South Carolina with a wide selection of new and used boats, including bowriders, fishing boats, power catamarans and center consoles. We are also a Yamaha outboard dealer as well!


C.T. Lowndes & Company

California Dreaming

Cannon’s Diving

Captains Choice Yacht Management

Captain’s Choice is a full service yacht management company that has been based out of City Marina in Charleston SC for over a decade. We provide first mate services such as detailing, varnish work, and mate for a day services. We also provide preventative maintenance and full engine services, Captain services and much more. Our goal at Captain’s Choice Yachting is to provide our clients a “piece of mind yachting experience” with our dedicated and professional crew. “Restore confidence and pride to your yachting experience”.

Carefree Boat Club

Carolina Boat Brokerage

Carolina Lady Anglers

The mission of the Carolina Lady Anglers is to raise funds for breast cancer, foster conservation, fellowship and good sportsmanship among its members and individuals; to promote education of marine resources among our members and the general public; to promote the family through the enjoyment of our marine resources; and to promote saltwater sports fishing of all kinds. We are a group who raises money for breast cancer patients.

Carolina Rod & Gun Inc.

Carolina Yacht Services Inc.

Centerline Charters

Charleston Angler

Charleston Area Regional Transportation Authority

CARTA operates Charleston’s public transportation system covering the metro area of Charleston South Carolina.

Charleston Cab Company

Charleston City Boatyard

Charleston Cotton Exchange

Charleston Green Taxi

Charleston Grill

Charleston Harbor Fish House

Charleston Harbor Marina

Charleston Harbor Marina is the premiere luxury marina in South Carolina. Located on Patriots Point and the closest marina in the area to the intracoastal waterway, the marina is the ideal location for those traveling up and down the coast, as well as those who are looking for a more permanent home for their boat. With 17,000 lineal feet of floating dock space, boats up to 200 feet can be accommodated, as well as smaller boats of 25 feet on our lifts. We invite you to experience the Charleston Harbor from our point view.

Charleston Harbor Resort & Marina

Charleston Harbor Yacht Sales

Charleston Interiors

Kitchen Cabinets, Vanities, Closets, to Crown Molding, built-ins, interior trim and everything in between. Charleston Interiors has the quality, products, and experience to service your interior needs.Whether you are remodeling your current home or building a new home. We are family owned and operated for 33 years. Charleston Interiors can assist you in realizing your vision! We carry the top name brands with the highest quality to furnish every room in your home. With brand names like Wellborn Cabinets and Closets. Cabinet hardware by Top Knob, Berenson, Jeffery Alexander, Century and more. Why go anywhere else. Let us design your Kitchen with 20/20 design program. See your kitchen in 3D before you buy it. 100% Customer Service and Satisfaction is our Priority!!

Charleston Ocean Racing Association

The Charleston Ocean Racing Association (CORA) was formed in 1967 and races year round in Charleston’s historic harbor and offshore waters. The primary objective of this Association is to promote sailing and to encourage good fellowship among sailors, afloat and ashore. With this in mind they run over 30 races per year for boats generally 24 feet or larger. They host a national marquee event, Charleston Race Week, with over 200 boats from around the country.

Charleston Place

Charleston Place

Charleston Power Boat Rentals

Charleston Yacht Club

Serving the community since 1934, Charleston Yacht Club today maintains its purpose with programs and events to promote interest in water sports from its location at the George M. Lockwood Municipal Marina.

Citadel Mall

Coastal Carolina Yacht Sales

Coastal Conservation Association

The purpose of CCA is to advise and educate the public on conservation of marine resources. The objective of CCA is to conserve, promote, and enhance the present and future availability of those coastal resources for the benefit and enjoyment of the general public.

Coastal Expeditions

Coastal Marine Service

College of Charleston Sailing Association

Membership into the Sailing Association allows your restricted use of the College’s fleets of 10 J-22s, 8 Lasers 18 FJs or 18 420 Dinghies. Sailing privileges are accorded through sailing ability assessed by a competency test. The staff at the Sailing Complex administers that test.

Comfort Inn

Conway Mobile Detailing

Copeland Marine

Corbin’s Hitch Shop

Courtyard Charleston Waterfront

Crosby’s Fish and Shrimp Co.

Cruising Club of Charleston

The Cruising Club of Charleston invites you to join us! We are a group of boaters who enjoy the camaraderie and the challenge of cruising our vessels. Each month there is an overnight cruise to different locations around Charleston. As a group, we offer education, support, and, sometime, adventure to one another. Originally, eligibility into the Cruising Club of Charleston was reserved for sailing vessels only. However in 2000, (as more of us grew older and moved to trawlers) we opened the eligibility to all boat owners of “cruising type” vessels, sail or power.

Crystal Clean Boat Detailing

Cummins Atlantic

Custom Car Stereo

Dana C McLendon Company Inc.

Daniel Island Marina

Detyens Shipyards

Diamond Boat and Yacht Detailing

Dick’s Sporting Goods

Distinctive Yachts

Diversified Marine and Mobile Service LLC

Diversified Marine and Mobile Service is conveniently located on the beautiful Johns Island. We are here for all of your boat repairs. We service all makes and model of two and four stroke engines, both outboards and inboards. We are happy to take on both minor and major repairs as well as repowers. Some of our services include: computer diagnostics, yacht management, pickup and delivery service, and purchase consultation.

DNR – Marine Licensing

Docks Unlimited

Downtown Marina of Beaufort

Drum Runner Charters

Duncan’s Boats

East Cooper Sporting Goods

Edisto Marina

Engineered Marine Coatings, LLC

Engineered Marine Coatings began with the sole purpose of developing a technically superior product line to provide a durable, easy-to-apply marine finish system with an unbeatable appearance. Our technical staff has over 50 years combined experience in aerospace, marine, and industrial coatings industries. Our outstanding team is committed to meeting our customer’s needs, and most of our business comes from repeat customers or referrals. We look forward to earning your trust by delivering to you the best quality products in the industry, served with our excellent customer service. All of our products are proudly made in South Carolina.

Fishing Kayaks SC

Fleet Landing Restaurant

Folly Road Tackle Shop

Freeman Boatworks

General Diesel

Georgetown Landing Marina

Governor’s Cup Billfishing Series

The Governor’s Cup Billfishing Series is an annual umbrella event encompassing many of South Carolina’s billfish tournaments. A concept of former S.C. Governor Carroll A. Campbell, the Series is designed to promote the state’s billfishing tournament industry, increase coastal tourism and encourage the conservation of ocean resources through the release of billfish. Prior to the Governor’s Cup, less than ten percent of billfish caught were released. Inspired by the conservation message of the Series, anglers are now releasing record numbers of billfish caught in South Carolina waters. For more information, please visit the Series website

Haddrell’s Point Tackle

885 Ben Sawyer Blvd. Mt. Pleasant, 29464

Hall Marine

Hazzard Marine, Marina & Boatworks

The only full service marine repair and refit facility within an 85 mile stretch of coast between Myrtle Beach and Charleston, SC. Located just a few minutes walk from the heart of the historic Georgetown waterfront, Hazzard Marine combines modern facilities and a highly skilled and conscientious service staff with convenience and lowcountry charm. The Hazzard Marine Ship’s Store and Marina provide a modern, well equipped stopover for coastwise and ICW transient vessels. New in 2005, our Bellingham concrete floating docks provide 365 linear feet of transient dockage and 37 wet slips available for monthly/annual lease for vessels from 25 to 60 feet. Diesel fuel and vessel pumpouts are available at any point along our transient/face dock.

Henry’s Sporting Goods

HMY Yachts

Hobcaw Yacht Club

Hobcaw Yacht Club is located in Mt. Pleasant, South Carolina. Its waterfront lies on the eastern bank of the Wando River just upstream of the confluence of the Wando and Cooper Rivers feeding into the Charleston Harbor. The club’s charter is to provide its membership with the best possible fellowship, entertainment and enjoyment in a nautical, family-oriented atmosphere. Members enjoy sailing, swimming and just about all activities imaginable involving boating and the waterfront.

ICW Diving Services

iLLSTREET Composites

Impact Image Group

Imperial Docks

Indy Canvas

We are your full service canvas and cushion source both locally in Charleston, SC and globaly thru our online store. We provide boat canvas and cushions. Our services include full interiors, enclosures, dodgers, sailcovers, bimini tops, full boat covers and awnings. We are your source for cushion and seat repairs. We don’t mind the minor repair or the largest yacht. We specialize in the marine industry but if you can dream it we can make it. We love working with restaurants and other commercial customers. We service all marinas in South Carolina.

Intracoastal Yacht Sales

Isle of Palms Hardware

Isle of Palms Marina

James Island Yacht Club

Jim Booth Art Gallery

Key West Boats, Inc.

KSA Marine Insurance

KSA Marine specializes in a wide range of recreational and commercial marine insurance. Whether you have a pleasure craft, private yacht, or commercial marine business; It is our passion and livelihood to secure insurance coverage that best fits your specific exposures and property. We take the hassle out of it and do all the leg work for you. We offer policies from reputable, A-rated carriers for your benefit. Our agency guarantee is to deliver first class customer service, honest and timely information, and competitive premiums year after year. We look forward to hearing from you and having a chance to earn your business


Longshore Boats

Lowcountry Fly Shop

Lowcountry Marine Electronics

Luciano’s Pizzeria

Margarita Man of Charleston

Turn your next party into an event! Margarita Man of Charleston provides full service frozen beverage packages. We are the hit of the party! Since 1984, our award-winning, all-natural mixes and Crathco commercial grade frozen drink machines have been serving up what folks in the know consider to be the best margaritas in the nation. No more messy blenders! With 20 gourmet flavors to choose from, we can provide frozen deliciousness for events ranging in size from 5 to over 5,000! Party packages include delivery, set up, mix, cups, pick up and cleanup! All you have to do is party. The Margarita Man of Charleston machines are self-serve, so no bartender is necessary. One of our concentrated mixes produces approximately 80 eight-ounce drinks, and we will add liquor you provide if it suits your event. Non-alcoholic versions are perfect for under 21 events. Create slushies that the kids will all love! All flavors can be made into delicious non-alcoholic drinks that the whole family will enjoy. No ice, No noisy blender, No mess! Call us today to reserve your rental for your next party.

Marine Propulsion, Inc.

Marine Propulsion is a Full Service boatyard just outside of Charleston. Our expertise includes fiberglass repair, electrical repair, hull painting, bottom painting, gelcoat, outboard service, jet service, diesel engine and generator service. We have a 60 ton travellift. On staff we have diesel mechanics certified to work on MAN, Yanmar, Cummins, Scania, and Beta engines. We also have certified mechanics for Onan, Northern Lights, and Kohler generators. From bow to stern we can help you with your boat.

Maritime Insurance International

Maritime Insurance International is the premier provider of insurance products and services for boaters and the marine industry. Our marine-minded and deeply experienced professionals offer comprehensive coverage options from top-rated carriers, competitive rates with just one call, and an elevated level of personal service to valued customers. Whether the water inspires your passion or involves your profession, trust Maritime to meet all of your insurance needs.

Maritime Insurance, LLC

Marsh Marine

Marsh Marine is a mobile marine service company located in the Charleston, South Carolina area. Established in 1966 by owner Marshall Solomon, it specializes in fuel and tank cleaning. Additional services include marine air conditioning, raw water system clean out and marine heat exchanger cleaning and descaling. Drawing on many years of marine experience, Marsh Marine has established itself as a respected and concerned leader in innovative solutions and outstanding customer service.

Morgan Creek Grill

Mt. Pleasant Towne Center

North Point Yacht Sales

North Point Yacht Sales is located in the Harborage at Ashley Marina. We offer quality racing and cruising boats, both sail and power. The North Point Yacht Sales team has a passion for boating, and experience as sail and power boat owners, active racers, and dedicated cruisers. Contact us to schedule a personalized showing of any of our models: MJM, Dufour Yachts, J/Boats, Southport Boats, and Alerion Yachts. Tour our website for more boating information and a full list of our quality brokerage listings.

Oak Steakhouse

Oswald Propeller Company

Palmetto Boat Sales

Palmetto Dock and Salvage

Palmetto Props

Come see us for all your propeller needs. We offer precise repair and tuning using Prop Scan computerized measuring, resulting in a customized propeller. Our technology offers you increased performance, speed and fuel economy, elimination of propeller induced vibration and synchronization of multiple engines. We do repairs for all typed of propellers up to 60″ in diameter. We sell new and used propellers.

Palmetto Yacht Provisions, LLC

Patriots Point Links

Peeples Marine Inc.

Peninsula Grill

Pierside Boatworks

We are a Complete Full Service Boatyard and the closest yard to Charleston Harbor. Boat and yacht repairs and maintenance including mechanical, electrical, fiberglass, gelcoat, carbon fiber, woodworking, painting, pluming, and rigging. Gas and diesel engines, generators, stern drives, outboards, and jet drives including Cummins, Caterpillar, Detroit, Yanmar, Volvo, MerCruiser, Crusader, Yamaha, Mercury, Hamilton, and Onan. Mast stepping/ unstepping. Bottom painting and spraying. We can handle drafts to 18 ft. We have 15, 30 and 70 ton Travelifts. Storage and Do-it-Yourself work space.

Quantum Charleston Sail Loft

Charleston Sail Loft specializes in new and certified used Quantum Sails, sail repair, standing and running rigging and a wide variety of canvas work, for racing or cruising yachts. With 4,000 feet of loft space, no job is too big. We use state-of-the-art materials and modern technology combined with experience to produce sails of the highest caliber. John Bowden, owner, sail maker and professional sailor, has been working in the sailing industry since 1997. His customer service is second to none.

Red’s Icehouse

Reel Bar & Indigo Resort

Residence Inn Charleston

Ripley Light Marina

RiversEdge Marina

Riverside Marine Transport Inc.

Royall Ace Hardware

Schooner Pride

Scout Boats

Sea Angler Gear

Sea Fox Boats of Charleston

Sea Island Boatworks

Sea Island Yacht Club

Originally founded in the 1800s, this historic Yacht Club is located on the western point of the historic village of Rockville, South Carolina on Bohicket Creek. We are a year-round, private club providing activities in and around the water for members and their families. For over 120 years, the Sea Island Yacht Club has hosted the last race of the sailing season, the Rockville Regatta.

Sea Kayak Carolina

Sea School

Sea School is the premier maritime training school in the country. We’ve been in business for over 27 years with convenient locations along the eastern seaboard, gulf coast, and the Caribbean. Our Coast Guard licensed instructors are the best in the industry. Whether you’re new to the maritime world or an “old salt”, Sea School has you covered. We never forget that you’re the customer, and your career goals are as important to us as they are to you. Sea School is family owned and operated, so come join the Sea School family. Contact us today and let us show you how we can take you where you want to go.

Sea Tow Charleston

Sean Carroll Yachting

Yacht Management and Service

Seaport Georgetown

Sewe Outpost

Shades of Charleston

Shem Creek Marina

Shirt Tales

Simons Balancing

South Carolina Aquarium

South Carolina Maritime Museum

Southeastern Marine of the Carolinas

St. Barts Yachts

St. Johns Yacht Harbor

Sunset Cay Marina

Sunset Cay Marina is a 125 slip marina located on the Folly River, ten miles from downtown Charleston. The marina was opened in 2005. Appropriately named for its gorgeous sunsets, It is a quarter mile walk to a beautiful ocean beach. Dock slips are 40 feet long by 20 feet wide. Decking on docks is made of Ipe wood and concrete pilings. It is one mile to the Stono inlet to the ocean. Marina can accommodate boats up to 55 feet in individual slips. Daily rental rates are $1.50 per foot per day. Weekly rates start at $150 per week and long term monthly rates start at $250 minimum, calculated at $9.00 per foot. Free pump-out service available dockside for your holding tank with our new state-of-the-art pump-out boat.

Superior Diesel

The service capabilities of Superior Diesel include engine overhaul and repair, fuel injection repair, governor repair, transmission overhaul and repair, stern drive overhaul and repair, and Volvo Penta IPS overhaul and repair. In 2002, Superior Diesel was appointed a Volvo Penta Power Center after several years as a full service and Rapid Response Dealer. Other major product lines include, Cummins, Perkins, Deutz, Kubota, Onan, ZF Marine, Twin Disc, Murphy Gauges, Bosch Fuel Injection and Woodward Governors. As a Volvo Penta Power Center, we support OEM’s and marine dealers in all segments of the marine industry, including application support for new installations as well as repower opportunities. We also are actively involved in shipboard and in-shop overhauls of marine diesel engines in commercial, military, and pleasure craft segments of the marine market as a sub contractor for all major ship repair contractors in the Charleston area. Our engine rebuilding capabilities are enhanced by our ability to dyno test engines up to 1500 hp in our own shop. Our goal at Superior Diesel is to consistently provide our customers with the finest products, service, and information at a fair price. We will always apply the latest product improvements, and technology to keep the competitive advantage. It is through our people, along with passion, and dedication, that we will continue to grow and succeed.

TA Signs

Tanger Outlets

Teaser 2 Charters

Come join Captain Mark Brown and crew for a day of fishing aboard the Teaser2. The new TEASER2 is a 45′ custom built sportfisherman. It is powered by two 460 horsepower Lugger diesel engines and has a cruising speed of 20 knots, or 23 miles per hour. We hope that you will come and experience the excitement of a day deep-sea fishing with us. Let us say at the outset that the crew members are professional fishermen who want to return with a good catch even more than you do and will do everything in their power to do so. Safety and personalized service are #1. A day spent fishing aboard the “TEASER2” is the thrill of a lifetime!

The South Carolina Marine Association

The SCMA’s primary goal is providing economic, environmental, legislative and educational support to the recreational boating industry and boaters of South Carolina. Through our efforts, we work to preserve lakes, rivers, seas, and shorelines for the future enjoyment of South Carolina’s water enthusiasts. And while doing so, we strive to educate legislators, as well as the general public, to our industry’s contributions to the economy and betterment of our state.

Thriller Charleston

Time Out Sports and Ski

Tow BoatU.S. Charleston

Trophy Lakes

UK Sailmakers Charleston

Located in downtown Charleston at The City Marina, we offer custom designed cruising and racing sails with on-board advisory. complete sail repair service, washing and storage. Pick-up and delivery are available. We offer a full line of rigging products and services: swaging, splicing, furling system installation, standing rigging & running rigging packages, winch & hydraulic service, electronic systems installation, and mast packages. Nautical chart agent too.

United Yacht Sales

Velocity Powersports

Vendue Inn

Vickery’s Bar & Grill

West Marine

West Marine

West Marine

Whiteline Diving