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Safe Launch names PR firm

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Safe Launch, manufacturer of the Safe Launch Drain Plug Reminder System, selected Home Port Marine Marketing to provide distribution network development, publicity and promotion for its product.

Celebrating its 10th anniversary in 2011, Home Port is headed by former BoatUS product marketing executives Jim Georgiadis and David Pilvelait.


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