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Avalon and Tahoe Appoints President


Pontoon builder Avalon and Tahoe Manufacturing appointed Duane Dinninger president. Dinninger will oversee all operations at the company’s production facility in Alma, Mich.

Company president and CEO Jim Wolf will remain in his role as a visionary and leader of broad-based planning, while maintaining corporate oversight. “I am confident that Duane’s passion for the business and his willingness to always ‘do the right thing’ is why Avalon and Tahoe is going to continue to experience exponential growth for many years to come,” Wolf said in a statement.

Dinninger is a 15-year veteran with Avalon and Tahoe and has held the role of vice president of operations since 2006.


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