Press, Books, Films | Newspapers

  • Vineyard Gazette,”New Kid on Block Helps Navigate Boatyard,” January 27, 2012, by Mark Lovewell. Features addition of Brad Abbott to G&B partnership.
  • WALL STREET JOURNAL, January 16, 2011, book review section,a picture by Ben Mendlowitz of “Rebecca,” designed by Nat Benjamin and built by Gannon and Benjamin and “When and If,” restored by Gannon and Benjamin after departing her mooring in a severe storm
  • BOSTON GLOBE, Ideas Section, column “Shelf Life,” by Jan Gardner, Sunday, June 6, 2010: “Vineyard Beauty”, a review of the book “Schooner,” by Tom Dunlop with photographs by Alison Shaw.
  • VINEYARD GAZETTE, “An Ancient Art Lives on at Island Boatyard,” cover story and picture by Mark Lovewell describes the building of the Holmes Hole 29 “Sheena.”
  • CAPE COD TIMES, May 28,. 2005, p.A20, “Vineyard ‘Picnic Boat’ Set to Launch.” Story and pictures of the launch of ILONA, 29′ power boat.
  • VINEYARD GAZETTE, “Lofting: Wooden Boats Bring Business to Waterfront,” by Max Hart, March 4, 2005. Front page article about G&B and the building of two gigs under the aegis of Vineyard Voyagers. Ross sparked the gigs project to initiate a community rowi
  • THE MARTHA’S VINEYARD TIMES, “Island sailing program offers solace,” July 15, 2004. WHEN AND IF, G&B’s charter vessel, offers charters to islanders with severe medical problems.
  • THE DAY (New London, CT), July 10, 2004. Front page picture of WHEN AND IF sailing up Thames River,at the start of the New Lond Sail Fest. Front page, Section C (Region), picture and article about Ian Thomas, WHEN AND IF’s captain.
  • VINEYARD GAZETTE, June 25, 2004. Brief story and pictures of EPIPHANY’s launch.
  • MARTHA’S VINEYARD TIMES, June 24, 2004, p. 8. Story and pictures of the launch of EPIPHANY, the Buzzards Bay 25 built by G&B during the winter of 2003-04.
  • THE MARTHA’S VINEYARD TIMES, September 11, 2003. Cover story, “Her Name is Juno”
  • VINEYARD GAZETTE, September 9, 2003, “Juno, At Launch, is Bid Sweet Dreams.”