Skip to main content

Brooks Marine Group adds Rhode Island office

Management recruiting firm Brooks Marine Group will open its Newport, R.I., office on May 24.

BMG adds the Newport location to its Wilmington, N.C., site and satellite office in Fort Lauderdale.

The Newport office is located within the International Yacht Restoration School. Core markets include New England and the Midwest, while the Wilmington and Fort Lauderdale locations service BMG's client companies in the Southeast and Northwest and growing global customer base throughout Europe, the Mideast, Far East and Australasia.

"We're noting a significant uptick in industry hiring," said Neal Harrell, BMG's principal, in a statement. "With companies gearing up for recovery in 2010 and beyond, it's important to us that BMG be represented in critical marine markets."

Click here for the full release.

Related

TPG Adds to Marine Portfolio

The hospitality and marina management firm acquired Conanicut Marina and Taylor Point Boat Yard in Jamestown, R.I.

Trade Only Today Returns Jan. 18

The daily e-newsletter will not publish Monday, Jan. 17, in observation of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. We wish everyone a happy and safe holiday weekend.

ECONOMY REPORT: Omnipresent Omicron

The year closed with an uptick in consumer confidence, but the latest coronavirus variant threatens to derail progress

Mixed Reactions

Though generally positive about market conditions, many dealers report they won’t be attending boat shows.

Sportsman Boats Hires CFO

Greg House was previously chief financial officer with Sea Star Solutions and Dometic.

NMMA Reports Strong Boat Sales in 2021

Annual new powerboat sales are expected to exceed 300,000 units for the second consecutive year.

Lowrance Releases Software Update

The software release enables a new sonar feature and autopilot compatibility for Ghost trolling motors and Ghost-compatible MFDs.

Keeping the Sales Team Motivated and Sharp

Here are some strategies from the “Undisputed King of Motivation,” Zig Ziglar, for sales success before, during and after the transaction.

Retired CG Officer Joins Commonwealth PR

Chad Saylor, who served as a public affairs officer, is an account executive with the Virginia-based public relations and marketing firm.