Changing Places

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Lewmar appointed Harcourt Schutz sales and marketing manager of the Americas.

Schutz is a 10-year veteran of the Guilford, Conn.-based marine products firm and most recently was its sailboat products marketing manager.

"Harcourt has gained the respect of the marine trade with both our aftermarket and OEM customers, and his new assignment will greatly enhance our customer service focus as our business continues to gain strength," said John Harsh, Lewmar U.S. general manager, in a statement.

In his new position, Schutz will be responsible for Lewmar field sales personnel in North and South America and the Caribbean, and all marketing activities, including aftermarket programs, trade and consumer boat shows, regattas and races.

He is an avid amateur sailor, having sailed on and coached collegiate all- American sailing teams, and was a member of the U.S. sailing team in the 470 class in 1997-1998.

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Coastal Marina Management promoted Beverley Morgan to marina director of operations for the Wharf Marina in Orange Beach, Ala.

Morgan has been with the marina for four years and most recently served as its interim supervisor.

"Beverley brings superb organizational skills, enthusiasm and a passion for outstanding customer service to the marina," the company said in a statement. "We are extremely pleased she is part of the growing Coastal Marina family of marinas and look forward to facilitating her growth and expanded role in the operation of the marina."

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