Furrion said the new Furrion Innovation Center and Institute of Technology will have a grand opening May 18 in Elkhart, Ind.
Advances in marine electronics, including GPS and electronic charts, computer-aided design and gyro stabilizers, have transformed the on-the-water experience, making boating safer and more enjoyable.
Webasto Thermo and Comfort North America said it recognized eight companies that contributed to its 2016 success with Top Customer Awards.
Marine safety product manufacturer Vesper Marine named Wickes Marine as its East Coast sales representative.
Bill Eastwood was appointed business manager for the Shakespeare Marine Electronics product line of Jarden Applied Materials, a business unit of Newell Brands.
Newport, R.I.-based Siren Marine hired California-based Strike Zone Communications to spearhead its public relations and marketing communications efforts.
Marine Professionals Inc. said it is marking its 20th year in business, starting a year-long commemoration with a new celebratory logo and a secondary complementary visual.
Ribeye’s full rigid inflatable boat range will be offered with the option of either the Fusion BB100 Black Box entertainment system or the compact RA70 Stereo, as well as Signature Series speakers on the Prime Series.
ASA Electronics said it hired Jayson Rainsberger as the company’s IT network administrator.
Fusion said it gave its second annual Europe, Middle East and Africa region Distributor of the Year Award to ProNav for outstanding distribution of Fusion’s marine entertainment products in Norway.
Bayliss Boatworks is offering Twin Disc marine transmissions and controls on its boats.