Jens Bering was named vice president of marine sales for Volvo Penta of the Americas.
Volvo Penta, of Sweden, is a global supplier of marine recreational and commercial engines and power systems.
Volvo Penta of the Americas is expanding its service training programs by partnering with vocational-technical schools in the United States and Canada.
Volvo Penta of the Americas said it appointed Martin Bjuve as vice president for customer support and training.
Volvo Penta of the Americas said it will feature its new Joystick Inboard system at the Feb.16-20 Miami International Boat Show.
Volvo Penta of the Americas conducted a custom training course in Cancun, Mexico, in the assembly, repair and alignment of IPS engines for its regional dealer network in Mexico and Central America.
Susan Bonivich, OEM and dealer sales manager for Volvo Penta of the Americas, was named the 2016 Darlene Briggs Woman of the Year on Thursday at the Marine Dealer Conference & Expo in Orlando, Fla.
A new pilot boat that is being built for the Virginia Pilots Association will be powered by Volvo Penta IPS.
Volvo Penta of the Americas said it has named Spar Yard Marine Solutions as an authorized sales and service dealer in Bermuda.
Cobham Satcom was named satellite and radio communications equipment sponsor for the 2017-18 edition of the Volvo Ocean Race.
Volvo Penta is releasing a series of short online films titled “Volvo Penta Boating Challenge” in conjunction with the launch of the company’s latest products.