Lippert Components is moving SureShade manufacturing to Sarasota, Fla., to provide faster delivery and better customer service.
The shade and awning manufacturer will remain in its new Philadelphia headquarters.
The Philadelphia manufacturer opened its new facility on Manufacturing Day.
Jorge Lang will lead OEM and aftermarket sales.
The extended shade is the company’s largest.
Kirk Fistick tapped to lead SureShade’s production and operations facility.
SureShade outfitted more than 150 boats with its retractable sunshades at the Miami boat shows this year, compared to its 2009 Miami launch on a single Boston Whaler model.