LED light manufacturer TecNiq hired Jennifer McNees and Marcus Nelson as sales associates.
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.
The 2017 Sail America Industry Conference, slated for May 31-June 2 at the Milwaukee Marriott Downtown Hotel, will offer an industry regatta at the Milwaukee Community Sailing Center, a keynote from Harley-Davidson with afternoon breakouts and an industry dinner on the evening of June 1.
The Sail America Industry Conference said Marcus Sheridan, an expert in inbound and content marketing, will address the conference as a keynote speaker on June 1.
Anchors Aweigh, a podcast for aspiring through experienced boaters, recently launched and is available to listeners through iTunes and Google subscription.
International shrink-wrap supplier Dr. Shrink said it is celebrating 25 years in business in 2017.
When word got out that Bob Hartman, the well-respected and longtime owner of TowBoatUS Philadelphia and TowBoatUS Neshaminy, was thinking of retiring, a trio of seasoned Delaware River captains bought the business.
Siren Marine LLC, a pioneer in Connected Boat technology, was awarded a $50,000 Innovation Voucher Grant by the Rhode Island Commerce Corp.
The American Sailing Association said that Go Sailing, the group’s free social-media app, was updated with new capabilities.
A bioacoustics engineer at Cornell University is hoping the computer animation he developed will lead to more water restrictions and protections for whales, particularly from whale-watching boats.
Soundings Trade Only is inviting readers who are dealers to participate in the monthly Marine Retail Pulse Report survey, which seeks to identify retail trends at the dealership level.