Boating Georgian Bay Unveils New Look

December 12, 2011 (PRLEAP.COM) Business News
Boating Georgian Bay (, an all-inclusive online Georgian Bay boating directory, has just introduced a new image and logo, for to their Georgian Bay information website and for their branded products, including clothing, ball caps and their "Seriously Great" environmentally friendly boat cleaner. With over 2000 unique visitors per day, Boating Georgian Bay is one of Ontario's busiest boating websites. While the primary focus of the website is on Georgian Bay cruising and marine related information, it also has a very broad and enthusiastic global yacht audience.

"We wanted to take our brand to the next level," states Mark Coles, partner of First Page SEO (, the award-winning web marketing company that owns Boating Georgian Bay. First Page SEO contracted the services of internationally recognized Canadian artist Robert Van Nood of Robert Van Nood Creative ( to design and develop the new brand. Known worldwide for his edgy cartoon type marketing messages and murals, Robert Van Nood produces uniquely recognizable art that a number of major brand companies identify themselves with, such as Ducks Unlimited. Van Nood had just completed his annual marine product calendar series for Mercury Marine and his ATV Safety Education campaign for youngsters for the National Off -Highway Vehicle Conservation Council.

"Robert Van Nood's work is very distinctive, and quite memorable. We gave him complete freedom to come up with a logo that would symbolize the rugged beauty of Georgian Bay as well as boating fun on the water. We feel that he nailed it," exclaims Coles. "We have already been changed over to the new brand on the Boating Georgian Bay website and we are in the process of manufacturing a new series of hats and sports clothing with the logo. In addition, our Boating Georgian Bay Seriously Great Boat Cleaner has been a tremendous success and we have a new shipment of product being manufactured now with the logo on the label," says Coles. Boating Georgian Bay Seriously Great Boat Cleaner is a multi-purpose cleaner that is suitable for practically any surface, from stainless steel to fibreglass. It is safe to use and is eco-rated and has no solvents or phosphates. "The first shipment has already sold out and we are ramping up to distribute this great new cleaner through select marine retailers in Ontario with the new brand image," Coles adds.

Contact Information:
Mark Coles
Boating Georgian Bay
First Page SEO
PO Box 525
Minden ON K0M 2K0
(705) 286-3656

About Boating Georgian Bay: With interesting articles, spectacular photography and a live twitter feed, Boating Georgian Bay is an up-to-the-minute online directory, offering a wealth of useful information for Georgian Bay boaters, including favourite anchorages, marinas, weather, port history, restaurants, and so much more. Whether planning a Georgian Bay cruise for a day, a week or a season, click on for the latest Georgian Bay news and events, and to research all boat related services in the Georgian Bay area. For further information or to advertise on Boating Georgian Bay call 705 286-3656 or visit