Tag Archives: Dometic

SeaStar Solutions names new VP of aftermarket sales

SeaStar Solutions, now part of The Dometic Group, and the leader in marine steering and control systems, recently announcde that Bill Longacre will be rejoining the company as Vice President of Aftermarket Sales. Longacre will be responsible for sales of SeaStar’s extensive portfolio of products to marine distributors, dealers and other retail locations. Longacre has had a distinguished career in ...

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Dometic participates in Florida waterway cleanup effort

Dometic recently sponsored a cleanup project at a city park in Deerfield Beach, Fla. Employees of Dometic, located in Pompano Beach, were eager to get involved, as Deerfield Beach is so close to home. Twenty-two employees and their families showed up to volunteer from 9:00 am until 1:00 pm for the cleanup followed by a two hour Trash Bash. The ...

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Sweden’s Dometic closes $875 million SeaStar Solutions acquisition

Dometic has closed a $875 million acquisition of marine steering and control systems manufacturer SeaStar Solutions. The deal was fully financed via cash and committed bank facilities, and included $7 million in transaction costs, Dometic stated in a news release. Return on investment is estimated to be above cost of capital within three years. The acquisition closed Dec. 15, Domestic ...

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Frank Marciano accepts 2017 Freedman Leadership Award

Dometic America’s former President Frank Marciano accepted the 2017 Alan J. Freedman Memorial Leadership Award during Progressive Insurance Miami International Boat Show’s Innovation Breakfast on Friday. This honorable award recognized Marciano for his outstanding contributions to the marine accessories industry, as well as, his leadership, creativity and personal motivation. “I am so honored to receive this prestigious award from the ...

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NMMA honors Dometic president with 2017 Alan J. Freedman Award

The National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA) announced it will honor Frank Marciano, president, Dometic Americas, with the 2017 Alan J. Freedman Memorial Leadership Award, which recognizes individuals who’ve made outstanding contributions to the marine accessories industry through leadership, creativity and personal motivation. The award will be presented during Progressive Insurance Miami International Boat Show’s Innovation Breakfast on Friday, Feb. 17. ...

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Dometic announces new brand positioning

Dometic announced a new brand positioning for the company on November 28th at the RVIA National Trade Show and plan to unveil this for the marine at the Miami International Boat Show on Feb. 16. Kelly McGann, senior vice president of marketing for Dometic Americas said: “Dometic is a global company that provides great solutions to satisfy people’s essential needs ...

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MyTaskit teams up with Dometic

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. – MyTaskit, a provider of SaaS-based solutions for connecting service professionals to their technicians and customers, announced that it has teamed up with Dometic to offer its clients the latest digital operating manuals as well as automated service reminders. Dometic is a provider of leisure products for the recreational vehicle (RV), automotive, truck, lodging and marine ...

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Dometic promotes Ned Trigg to EVP of marine division

POMPANO BEACH, Fla. – Dometic Group, a global provider of leisure products for the marine, truck, caravan, motor home and automotive markets, today announced the promotion of Ned Trigg to executive vice president of the company’s marine division. In his new role, Trigg will be the business leader for the marine OEM and aftermarket divisions for the Americas region. This ...

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IBBI announces supplier award winners

West Frankfort, Ill. –  IBBI (Independent Boat Builders Incorporated) has awarded Dometic, of Pompano Beach, Fla., as the recipient of the fourth annual John “Walkabout” Sisson Memorial Innovation Award for their new Eskimo Cup, as announced at the recent IBBI meeting in St. Louis, Mo. IBBI President Tom Broy, says, "We are happy to announce the 2015 John 'Walkabout' Sisson Innovation ...

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