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Xtreme Tower Products hires Matt Ostmeyer as director of engineering

MARYVILLE, Tenn. -- Xtreme Tower Products (XTP) has hired Matt Ostmeyer as Director of Engineering. In his new role, Ostmeyer oversees XTP’s high-caliber design and engineering department and assists in new product development and integration. Headquartered in Maryville, Tennessee, XTP designs and manufactures custom watersports towers and accessories for boat builders and retail customers worldwide. “Matt’s experience within the marine ...

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West Marine reports improved 2014 revenues, announces CFO transition

WATSONVILLE, Calif. -- West Marine, Inc. announced certain preliminary and unaudited financial results and updated earnings guidance for its fiscal year ended January 3, 2015, or fiscal 2014, and the resignation of its Chief Financial Officer. Fiscal 2014 Guidance Update Total revenues for fiscal 2014 are expected to be approximately $676 million, within the range of previously-issued guidance of $665 ...

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Taylor joins CBMM as boat donations program manager

ST MICHAELS, MD -- Longtime yachting professional Todd Taylor of Easton, MD has joined the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum as Boat Donation Program Manager. In this new position, Taylor will work closely with CBMM Boat Donation Director Lad Mills to further enhance the program. Taylor will leverage his industry network to promote awareness of CBMM’s boat donation program, while soliciting ...

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Elaine Lembo joins IBEX as new seminar manager

BROOKLIN, Maine -- The International BoatBuilders' Exhibition and Conference (IBEX) is pleased to announce the addition of Elaine Lembo as the new IBEX Seminar Manager for the 2015 event, which is scheduled for September 15-17 at the Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville, KY. Elaine was previously with Cruising World magazine, where she worked for 16 years in the editorial department, ...

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Navico grows executive team with deputy CEO

EGERSUND, Norway – Navico, the world’s largest manufacturer of marine electronics and parent company to the Lowrance, Simrad, B&G and GoFree brands, announced today the enhancement of its executive team with the addition of Marc Jourlait as Deputy CEO. Marc Jourlait brings a wealth of experience to Navico’s top-tier Executive Management team and he is also appointed to the Board ...

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Sea Hawk Paints appoints Mike Detmer as COO

CLEARWATER, Fla. – New Nautical Coatings, Inc. announced today the appointment of Mike Detmer to chief operating officer. Based at the company’s headquarters in Clearwater, Fla., Detmer will report to Erik Norrie, co-founder and chief executive officer at Sea Hawk Paints. His responsibilities will include overseeing day-to-day operations as well as executing key strategic growth initiatives. “As Sea Hawk positions ...

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