Confident Captain/Ocean Pros announced an expansion of a new satellite office in Wickford, R.I., and a relocation of the main offices and classrooms to the larger facility inside the Marine Simulation Institute on Aquidneck Avenue in Middletown, R.I.
From factory openings to production milestones to the launch of new boats, the marine industry makes news in numerous ways. Trade Only follows developments wherever they occur.
ADP Lightspeed hired Todd Smith as director of learning and development, a new department in the company.
The 28th C-PORT Conference and Membership Meeting will be held Nov. 19-21 at the West Palm Beach (Fla.) Marriott hotel.
Amy Beavers, vice president of regulatory compliance at the Florida-based private school Maritime Professional Training, was named vice chairwoman of the Merchant Marine Personnel Advisory Committee by Coast Guard Rear Adm. Joseph Servidio.
Rushton Gregory Communications, a marketing communications agency specializing in the marine, outdoor, automotive and consumer electronics markets, promoted Virginia Crocker to account executive.
The Boat Village now offers its marine business customers marketing and outreach services at no additional cost.
Matthews Boat Owners Association, which said it has been dormant since the passing of its former administrator in 2012, contracted with the management company J&M Business Solutions LLC to help it begin to rebuild.
Wakeboard tower company Monster Tower unveiled a new website that displays its products and provides a secure portal where dealers can place orders and track shipments.
To better serve its affluent audience of luxury yacht owners and enthusiasts, Yachts International increased its publishing frequency from six times a year to seven with the addition of an April issue.
Maritime Professional Training appointed Al Stiles as the school’s vice president of curriculum development in a newly expanded role focused on broadening its courses in on-campus and e-learning online settings.