Marine security, tracking, monitoring and video surveillance system company Global Ocean Security Technologies helped recover a 350LX Everglades center console this week that went adrift, avoiding an expensive salvage operation.
Marine industry technology news ranges from engine and other product debuts to reports of executive promotions and interviews with CEOs.
Dana Russikoff, who co-founded the rapidly growing marine company SureShade with her husband, Ron, did not grow up boating. The northeast Philadelphia native began boating after she met her husband 25 years ago, and it quickly became a big part of her life.
SeaDek Marine Products said it added 10 certified installers to its network.
Retractable marine sunshade manufacturer SureShade unveiled a new website.
Weego, a maker of portable jump starters and rechargeable battery packs, said it is sponsoring professional angler Adrian Avena and The Bass University this year.
HydroHoist said it added Mike Flounlacker as Southeast regional manager.
Pettit Marine Paint named Tony Palabrica as a technical sales representative, making him responsible for bolstering customer-retention efforts and developing new relationships in the Midwest.
Dennis Flint, chairman and CEO of The Taylor Made Group, said Jason Pajonk-Taylor was named president and chief operating officer of the company.
Tohatsu America Corp. said its new 5-hp liquefied petroleum gas outboard will be available for purchase in April.
Fisheries Supply Co. honored Davis Instruments’ Snap Tool Multi-Key as the 2016 grand prize winner at its third annual InNEWvation Award show.