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Friday, November 22, 2019

The Bitter End Yacht Club is delighted to announce the appointment of Patrick Vincent Brizio to the role of General Manager and Owner’s Representative. Patrick will lead the iconic resort’s historic comeback following the complete devastation of Bitter End in 2017’s Hurricane Irma. Hailing from Cumbria in the United

tags: Employment News, South Coast, Yacht Club

Monday, October 14, 2019

We are pleased to announce the appointment of Don Hambly as our new President and Chief Executive Officer following John Mitchell’s retirement earlier this year. Don has held executive positions in companies such as Cap Gemini, Ernst & Young, A.O. Smith and Olon Industries. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical

tags: Employment News

Friday, May 10, 2019

IMTRA, the leading manufacturer and importer of quality solutions and products for the marine, energy, and transportation markets, recently announced a restructuring of key management to add new roles, ensure an industry-leading customer experience, and enable continued growth. Colby Chevalier has been added to the IMTRA Leadership

tags: Employment News, Company Expansions

Monday, March 25, 2019

Extremely popular and well respected for leading the reemergence of Iconic Marine's three brands— Fountain, Baja and Donzi—32-year marine industry veteran Joe Curran passed away yesterday after a short and hard fought battle with stomach cancer. In his role as Chief Operating Officer, Curran was part of Iconic's original

tags: Employment News

Thursday, March 7, 2019

World Cat recently promoted Associate Marketing Manager Alexandra Flora to be its new Marketing and International Sales Manager. Flora will expand her current duties leading the marketing program, to include managing sales initiatives for international dealers worldwide. “Alex is a pillar of our organization and has already

tags: Women in Boating, Employment News

Wednesday, March 6, 2019

HydroHoist Marine Group has named Rob Sanford as Western States Sales Manager. The announcement was made by HydroHoist CEO Mick Webber. “We are pleased to be expanding our sales team in an effort to keep up with increased demand for our product, particularly in California and in the Mountain Time zone area. I am confident that

tags: Lifts & Hoists, West Coast, Employment News

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

West Marine, the world’s largest premier boating supply retailer, has hired retail executive Ken Seipel as CEO. Seipel is an experienced leader with a strong track record helping grow privately held retail companies, as well as Fortune 500 brands. He was most recently CEO of Gabe’s and prior to that held executive

tags: Employment News

Tuesday, January 29, 2019

North South Nautical Group Inc. is pleased to announce the expansion of their yacht brokerage service to Downtown Toronto and the Caribbean. Career yacht broker, Reg Bates, will be joining the NSYS team and will be dividing his time seasonally between the Toronto and St. Maarten locations. Operating under the North South Yacht Sales

tags: Brokerage, Canada, Company Expansions, Employment News, Used Boats

Tuesday, January 22, 2019

HydroHoist Marine Group recently announced Delayna Trease as Director of Marketing. Trease joins HMG with 10 years of experience in sales and marketing and has played key roles in referral development, marketing planning, social media and web development strategies. “I am excited to have Delayna join our team. We are in an

tags: Women in Boating, Employment News

Thursday, November 8, 2018

Informa Exhibitions, the global trade and consumer exhibitions leader and world's premier yacht show organizer, is pleased to announce the appointment of Lana F. Bernstein as vice president of marketing for the company's U.S. Boat Shows. Bernstein will lead global marketing initiatives for the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show,

tags: Women in Boating, Employment News

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