Home Port Global signs new clients

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The manufacturers of Quantum Paint and VersaChock have signed with Home Port Global for product marketing and public relations services.

South Carolina-based Engineered Marine Coatings makes Quantum99 topcoat paint, QuantumUV Varnish and other products.

Jefferson Design, which is based in Florida, manufactures VersaChock removable chocks to secure cargo on deck. The company says it has additional products in development.

In addition to providing marine product marketing and public relations services, Home Port Global supports marine-product inventors and early-stage marine products companies through its incubator and accelerator MarineAngels.


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