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Crevalle Boats Announces Appointment, New Hire

Littoral Marine, parent company of fishboat builder Crevalle Boats, last week announced it hired Patrick Williams as plant manager at its Wildwood, Fla., facility and appointed Scott McLaughlin director of operations.

Williams has 24 years of experience in the marine industry, including expertise in composites, lamination, finishing and resin infusion.

Patrick Williams

Patrick Williams

“I am excited to bring Patrick on board with his proven track record and meeting schedules with improving efficiencies,” Crevalle director of operations Scott McLaughlin said in a statement.

The company also announced in a separate statement the appointment of McLaughlin to director of operations. He takes the role after a year with the boatbuilder as production manager.

Scott McLaughlin

Scott McLaughlin

“I look forward to being a part of the growth here at Crevalle and helping them continue to be recognized as one of the nation's leading center console boat manufacturers,” McLaughlin said in the statement.

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