Changing Places

Publish date:
Social count:

Seakeeper named Brook Streit as its regional sales manager for North America.

Streit formerly served as sales manager for Derecktor Shipyards in Bridgeport, Conn. In that position, he generated sales leads for power and sailing yachts. He is a graduate of The Landing School's boatbuilding program.

“Brook's great contacts and extensive industry knowledge will help us as we focus on the refit market over the upcoming months,” Seakeeper vice president of sales and marketing John Kermet said in a statement. “With plentiful experience in many marine sectors, he understands our customers and will help provide the best stabilization solutions for their applications.”


MRAA welcomes new partner member

Marina and marine management software provider DockMaster has become the newest partner member of the Marine Retailers Association of the Americas.

Caterpillar to close two facilities

Caterpillar Inc. will close two facilities in Texas and Panama and is considering shutting its engine manufacturing plant in Illinois as part of a strategy to boost profitability and better handle business cycles, according to Reuters.

Brunswick executive honored by Savoy magazine

Danielle Brown, vice president and chief information officer for Brunswick Corp., was recently honored among the "Most Influential Blacks in Corporate America" as chosen by Savoy Magazine, a leading African-American lifestyle publication.