SEATTLE – Web-based resources providers YachtWorld.com and Boats.com have named Jason White director of business development, the companies said in a press release Tuesday.
“Jason joins our senior management team to develop and lead the strategic partnerships initiative,” said Ian Atkins, group general manager for YachtWorld.com & Boats.com. “These include new OEM services and consumer-focused programs as well as traffic growth and data distribution. It is rare that people of Jason's caliber are available and I am excited that he has chosen to join us at a time when our business is poised for further growth.”
White has spent over 25 years in the recreational marine industry and the last 15 in marine magazine publishing. He most recently was publisher for Scuba Diving Magazine, where he led the transition from print-only to print and Internet. Before that, he was publisher at Cruising World Magazine, as well as associate publisher for Sailing World and Power Cruising Magazine. Prior to a career in print, he was with Lewmar Marine.
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