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Boatbuilders are the backbone of the marine industry. They can be found across the country, constructing everything from personal watercraft and small skiffs to large center console fishing boats and oceangoing yachts. A large majority of the recreational boats sold in the United States are built in this country.
MIAMI — The Beneteau Group is reorganizing its North American operations in a push to compete “at the next level” and will start grouping brands among various dealers.
Northern Lights named Kit Purdy global sales manager.
Centurion Boats and Supreme Boats, both part of Florida-based Correct Craft, tapped industry veteran Paul Singer to be president of both companies.
Nautique announced the 2016 Nautique Wake Series, which it said is towed behind the award-winning Super Air Nautique G23.
The Ferretti Group is diversifying its expansion strategy with its Ferretti Security and Defense division, which was officially presented this week at the conference room at the Temple of Hadrian in Rome.
Net sales increased 12.2 percent for MasterCraft in the second quarter, excluding the terminated Hydra-Sports manufacturing contract, and total net sales rose 4.5 percent to $55.2 million.
Brunswick Commercial and Government Products will display alongside sister company Boston Whaler at the Feb. 11-15 Miami International Boat Show.
Jeanneau/Prestige Yachts America, the subsidiary of the French boatbuilder by the same name, named Margriet Mitchell as its new marketing director.
Australian sailboat hardware manufacturer Ronstan announced that Scot West will assume the role of managing director.
Malibu Boats reported a net sales increase of 9.1 percent in its second quarter, bringing in $60.5 million, compared with $55.5 million in the same period a year earlier.