NEWPORT, RI – June 12, 2017 – Mike Melillo, CEO and co-founder of Dockwa, Inc., the award-winning software company that connects marinas to boaters in real time, has been named one of Boating Industry’s “40 Under 40” for 2017. The 40 Under 40 list is comprised of individuals under 40 who stand out for their efforts to improve the boating industry and their organizations.”
Melillo has long enjoyed spending time on the water, but first began studying the boating industry in 2013 when he noted boat captains circling Newport Harbor in search of dock space. In the summer of 2014 he launched Dockwa with the goal of streamlining the marine reservation process. Today, Melillo leads a team of 20 individuals all similarly committed to creating a positive dockage booking experience.
View all recipents of Boating Industry’s 2017 40 Under 40 awards here: http://boatingindustry.com/top-stories/2017/06/12/40-under-40/
About The Wanderlust Group
Founded in 2014, The Wanderlust Group is a technology leader in the marine and outdoor travel industries made up of subsidiaries Dockwa and Marinas.com. We believe that the world is a better place when people are able to spend time outdoors, connected to nature and each other. To support this mission, we make technology that enables accessibility, enjoyment, and affordability to outdoor experiences for all. With offices in Newport, RI, and Cambridge, MA, the company has expanded to more than 30 countries, 15,000 marinas, and 250,000 boaters worldwide.
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