Suppliers/Aftermarket

Last call for 2020 Movers & Shakers nominations

Tomorrow, Friday, Sep. 4, 2020, is the final day to submit nominations for the 2020 Movers & Shakers. The Movers & Shakers program recognizes leaders who haven’t been afraid to take chances, to rethink the way they do business, to embrace the challenges facing the marine industry head on. Nominees can be from and company, group or organization that does ...

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CED Marine names new SVP of business development

Dustin Travis

CED Marine has announced the hiring of Dustin Travis as their SVP of operations and business development in the company’s Rockledge, Florida location. The company says Travis will play an integral part in building their management team with experienced industry veterans that will focus on the growth of CED. “Growing up in the Finger Lakes region of upstate New York, ...

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Navico makes sales leadership appointments

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Navico – parent company to the Lowrance, Simrad Yachting, B&G and C-MAP brands – recently announced the appointment of Sean Hatherley to the top sales leadership role for the Americas, Senior Vice President of Sales.  Bringing more than 30 years of industry experience and a passion for boating and business development to his new role, Hatherley will oversee all retail, distribution, technical installer and ...

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Boating Industry and Kenect host sales leads webinar

On Wednesday, September 9, from 2:00 - 3:00 pm eastern , Boating Industry is hosting a webinar, "How to get 4x the leads from your current website with texting (seriously)." In this special webinar with Kenect and experts from Boating Industry, we’ll discuss specific ways you can quadruple (or more) the number of leads you’re getting from your website. And probably ...

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TCF Inventory Finance Group and UMMA announce financing program

TCF

TCF’s Inventory Finance group and United Marine Manufacturer's Association (UMMA), announced a floorplan financing program designed to provide UMMA’s member-organizations financing that meets eachmember organization’s unique needs. “UMMA is extremely pleased to have the opportunity to collaborate with TCF Inventory Finance in providing aggressive and competitive floor planning solutions for our member boat builders. Financing is an incredibly important resource ...

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Boating Industry accepting nominations for 2020 Movers & Shakers

Boating Industry is now accepting nominations for the 2020 Movers & Shakers. The Movers & Shakers program recognizes leaders who haven’t been afraid to take chances, to rethink the way they do business, to embrace the challenges facing the marine industry head on. Nominees can be from and company, group or organization that does business in the boating industry, as long ...

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WAGO names new product manager

WAGO

WAGO has announced the promotion of Clayton Windsor to product manager -- DIN rail mount terminal blocks.  Windsor has held the position of product specialist for Marking and Tools at WAGO for the past two and a half years.  “We are excited to promote Clayton to the position of Product Manager,” says Dean Norton, VP of Marketing.  “He has tremendous ...

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Calibre names new business development leader

Fred Kolacki

Calibre, Inc. has named Fred Kolacki to the position of new business development leader. “Fred brings a wealth of marine expertise to Calibre,” Jerry Wachowiak, Calibre president said in a statement. “His passion for boating and knowledge of marine equipment makes Kolacki a great fit for our company." In addition to managing marine sales he will be responsible for the ...

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Siren Marine wins IoT Product of the Year Award

Siren Marine was recognized recently with a 2020 IoT Evolution Product of the Year Award, earning a spot among a select group of global companies honored for creating and applying advanced Internet of Things (IoT) technology in ways that positively impact businesses and enhance the lives of everyday people. This prestigious award is presented annually by TMC, a global integrated ...

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Garmin reports second quarter revenue

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Garmin Ltd. announced results for the second quarter ended June 27, 2020. Highlights for second quarter 2020 include: Total revenue of $870 million, a 9% year-over-year decrease, as strength in fitness and marine partially offset declines in outdoor, aviation, and automotive.Gross margin and operating margin were 59.3% and 21.7%, respectively.Expanded an exclusive relationship with Regulator Marine, adding Fusion® Entertainment as ...

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