SOUTHOLD, N.Y. — Ken Cirillo, the long-time general manager of C-Map/USA in Cape Cod, Mass., has been named to the Sea Tow Foundation for Boating Safety and Education board of directors, the foundation and Jeppesen Marine recently reported. Jeppesen acquired C-Map in 2007, and Cirillo now works as a business development executive for the company.
“Having a person on the board with Ken’s broad experience with electronic charting as well as his extensive industry knowledge will be an asset in helping the Foundation meet its goals,” said Michelle Zaloom, the Sea Tow Foundation’s executive director, in the release.
The foundation focuses on reducing recreational boating accidents, fatalities and property damage. Current and in-development programs include Sea Tow Boating Safety Challenge events at major boat shows, On-Water Powerboat Camps and Sea Tow School programs for children grades K-12.
In addition, the foundation’s Web site BoatingSafety.com provides boating safety information and links to Web sites, articles and local hands-on classes available to boaters nationwide.
“I’m honored to be associated with this foundation, and I look forward to supporting its important initiatives to improve boating safety through education,” Cirillo said in the release.
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