Skip to main content
Updated:
Original:

Changing Places

Unified Marine named Dave Thomas its new vice president of sales and marketing.

In his new role, Thomas will be in charge of managing company sales to all forms of industry trade and furthering the growth of the Unified Marine brand.

Thomas is a marine industry veteran with more than 30 years of experience working with internationally recognized brands, including Johnson and Evinrude. His recent background includes serving as the regional director for BRP US Inc. in charge of OEM sales.

He is a graduate of the University of Hawaii.

"We are extremely pleased to have Dave on board," CEO David Nirenberg said in a release. "I have been searching for the right management team to take UMI to the next level of success in the industry. With the recent additions of both Curt Jarson and Dave Thomas, I believe we have the team."

Related

AIM Marine Group Hosts Meet the Editors Event

More than a dozen editors from Active Interest Media’s Marine Group participated in the day-long, information-sharing event.

Fairline Makes Leadership Appointments

The British luxury boatbuilder founded plans to chart its course for the future with a new CEO and the return of Derek Carter as chairman.

Battle on the Great Lakes Rages On

The Icebreaker Wind Turbine Development faces strong headwinds from boating and fishing groups.

Limestone Boat Co. Expands Dealer Network

The company adds four new dealers to its roster, with three to represent Aquasport Boats.

NMEA Announces ‘22 Training Course Schedule

For next year, marine training courses will be offered as virtual and in-person sessions for basic marine electronics installers, and in-person only for advanced installers.

GM Invests $150M in Electric Boat Start-Up

General Motors has acquired a 25-percent stake in Pure Watercraft, a Seattle-based e-propulsion outfit.

Patrick Acquires Marine and RV Seating Maker

The Elkhart, Ind.-based component manufacturer finalized its purchase of Williamsburg Marine and Williamsburg Furniture.