Joel Clark was thinking about football, not fishing, when he got a call that caught him off guard.
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.
Suntex Marinas said it added industry veteran Brian Baker as its Mid-Atlantic regional manager.
Nautical Ventures Marine Superstore in Dania Beach, Fla., hired Katherine Ames as a tender sales specialist.
The International Superyacht Society released its lists of finalists for the 2014 International Design Awards.
Dominion Marine Media, the division of Dominion Enterprises that operates YachtWorld, Boat Trader, Boats.com and Cosas De Barcos, signed a new partnership with continuous integration platform provider CloudBees.
Dealer management software developer ADP Lightspeed was renamed CDK Global Recreation.
Trolling motor and fishing accessories manufacturer Minn Kota launched a new brand website showcasing its trolling motors, Talon shallow-water anchors, battery chargers and marine accessories.
Marine refrigeration manufacturer Frigibar Industries named Richard Bronstein as the company’s first vice president of sales.
Twin Disc hired the public relations firm Martin Flory Group.
Maintenance management system developer Vessel Vanguard said it made a series of enhancements to its Platinum Level Service for superyachts and other sail and power yachts longer than 70 feet.