Marinetek North America was reorganized and is under new management.
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 Michigan Boating Industries Association said the 2014 Boating Outdoor Festival was moved up a week to Sept. 11-14 at Lake St. Clair Metropark.
Taylor Made Systems said it named Craig Zirkelbach regional sales manager and he will represent Taylor Made and its Ameritex Fabric Systems subsidiary in the southeastern United States.
Mariners General Insurance Group said it added Richard Mallard, a 34-year veteran of the marine and aviation industries, as its new Florida regional manager.
Shipwright Technical Services LLC, a Connecticut-based firm that will offer technical sales and market consulting services, was formed by 30-year industry veteran Andy Colloton.
JRL Ventures /Marine Concepts, a design, engineering, plug and composite tooling manufacturer in Sarasota and Cape Coral, Fla., is marking its 20th anniversary in business.
Hundreds of products, including boats, software and accessories, are introduced and improved every year in the industry.
The St. Vincent’s Medical Center Foundation, a Connecticut-based charitable organization that hosts an annual swim across Long Island Sound, is looking for boaters who are willing to volunteer their time and vessels to help ensure that swimmers have safe passage from Port Jefferson, N.Y., to Bridgeport, Conn. “The success of the Swim Marathon depends on…more
Oracle Corp. chief executive Larry Ellison, who also founded Oracle Team USA, the recent winner of the America’s Cup, likes to mix his boats with basketball. Ellison has had basketball courts on at least two of his yachts, Tom Ehman, who handles America’s Cup matters for Ellison, told the Wall Street Journal. Ellison liked to…more
Fred Brueggemann, of Key Harbor Marina & Yacht Sales in Waretown, N.J., will continue as president of the Marine Trades Association of New Jersey.