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Changing Places

Marine entertainment electronics marketer Fusion appointed Kevin Lott as its new business development manager for the United Kingdom and Ireland as part of its effort to increase market penetration there.

With more than 12 years of marine and consumer product sales experience, Lott joins Fusion after spending seven years as a marine sales account manager with Garmin.

Lott will focus on increasing sales through greater market penetration for Fusion marine products in the traditional endemic markets and relevant tangential industries.

“I am very pleased to welcome Kevin on board,” Fusion Electronics Europe and Middle East general manager Matthew Forbes said in a statement. “The United Kingdom is a very important market for Fusion and I am confident his experience and passion will ensure our continued success. In addition, Kevin’s understanding of the navigation market will prove valuable as we begin delivering Fusion-Link products in the new year.”

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Sea-Trac Offshore Services said Lyle St. Romain joined the company as CEO and COO. The family-owned dealership specializes in sales and service of world-class marine electronics to commercial marine, recreational, government and military customers.

“We are extremely pleased to welcome Lyle onboard during a time of growth and opportunity,” Sea-Trac owner Bert St. Romain said in a statement.

With more than 25 years of experience working for marine electronics manufacturers on a national level, Lyle St. Romain will play a key role in the company’s strategy to be the No. 1 choice for sales and 24/7 service of marine electronics to customers in the New Orleans River parishes and coastal Louisiana.

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