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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.
Music veteran Patrick J. Armstrong signed Billy Baldwin for “Rock the Yacht,” a new reality TV series he is developing on the music and marine industries.
Marine electronics and support company Martek of Palm Beach named industry veteran Martin Bader as its new chief financial officer.
United Yacht Sales added yacht broker Caroline Jensen to its West Coast team.
The U. S. Superyacht Association said the ninth annual Captains Briefing and Reception will be held Jan. 22 -23 at IGY’s Yacht Club at Isle de Sol Marina in St. Martin in the Netherlands Antilles. The seasonal event offers industry leaders and captains an opportunity to network and exchange information. “This year’s event will provide…more
SGL Sales and Marketing LLP hired Matt Chalfant to cover Wisconsin and Illinois.
Marine Marketers of America is calling for entries for the 2013 Neptune Awards. The awards, which recognize outstanding work in marketing, will be presented in February at the Miami International Boat Show.
A newlywed couple was stranded on a remote island three miles from the mainland when a giant bull seal climbed into the inflatable dinghy they used to reach the mainland and refused to budge for four days.
Blu Inc Media Hong Kong, a subsidiary of SPH Magazines, named Glen Watson the new editor-in-chief for Asia-Pacific Boating.
The International Superyacht Society has announced its 2014 officers and executive committee. Ken Hickling, global business development manager at Akzo Nobel, is the group’s new president; Dieter Jaenicke, chairman of Viking Recruitment, is vice president; Bransom Bean, founder of Fine Focus, is treasurer; and Rob Carron, an account executive at Willis Marine, is secretary. The…more