The International Superyacht Society said it assimilated the members of the Yacht Captains Association.
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.
Iosso Products hired the Martin Flory Group to handle its public relations in North America.
Active Interest Media received 18 Boating Writers International awards at the Miami International Boat Show — including seven first-place awards. And Jim Flannery, who wrote for the AIM magazines Soundings, Trade Only and Anglers Journal for more than 30 years, received four awards.
Harley-Davidson Motor Co. senior vice president Sean Cummings was named keynote speaker for the Sail America Industry Conference.
The U.S. economy added 235,000 jobs in February and the nation’s unemployment rate edged down to 4.7 percent, the Labor Department reported today.
A manufacturers survey shows that many companies have “significant room for improvement” when it comes to managing their supply chain.
JMP Marine said it hired Martin Flory Group to increase its market share and expand its customer base.
Northrop & Johnson said it named John Philip Cichanowicz as charter retail director for North America.
Sea Tow Services International and mobile workforce application developer Field Squared announced a technology initiative that will provide a new level of communication for members in need of on-water assistance and capture field data more efficiently.
For companies that are having trouble filling blue-collar jobs, effective training programs appear to need coordination with local industries in order to work.