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  • BRP
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    Boisjoli takes on chairman role at BRP

    2019-04-24T12:22:00Z

    Ppresident and CEO takes over from Laurent Beaudoin

  • Jamie Sohosky
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    Great Outdoors Group names new CMO

    2019-04-24T08:50:00Z

    Parent to US boatbuilder White River Marine Group and retail chains Bass Pro Shops and Cabela’s, names Jamie Sohosky as new chief marketing officer

  • News

    Navigare Yachting USA expands team

    2019-04-18T07:00:00Z

    Navigare Yachting USA has hired three new team members to support its growth in the Americas - Pat Dorning as operations manager for the Bahamas and Caribbean, Phillip Winter as partner manager, and Kay West as booking manager.

  • Yannick Madiot, Beneteau's COO for North Americajpg
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    Beneteau Americas appoints new COO

    2019-04-16T13:45:00Z

    Groupe Beneteau Americas has named Yannick Madiot as its new chief operating officer for North America.

  • Westrec founder Michael Sachs
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    Westrec Marinas founder dies

    2019-04-16T13:26:00Z

    Westrec Marinas founder Michael Sachs died on April 11, just days shy of his 78th birthday. Sachs is survived by his wife of over 30 years, Maureen, a sister and nieces and nephews.

  • St Francis Marine founder Duncan Lethbridge is staying on in an advisory role
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    Management shake-up at St Francis Marine

    2019-04-12T07:00:00Z

    South African catamaran builder St Francis Marine has confirmed a new management team under the helm of chief operating officer Rob Brennan.

  • The IMTRA executive team. Chip Farnham, Peter Kilgore, Colby Chevalier, Scott Stevens, Eric Braitmayer, Lisa Nolet, Jeff Vancura, Derek Stern, Alex Larsen and Larry Lake
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    IMTRA Corp restructures leadership team

    2019-04-11T07:00:00Z

    IMTRA, the US manufacturer and importer of marine products, has restructured its key management team with immediate effect.

  • Irwin Jacobs3
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    Irwin Jacobs, wife dead in murder/suicide

    2019-04-11T06:27:00Z

    Irwin Jacobs, the flamboyant former CEO of the now-bankrupt Genmar Holdings, and his wife Alexandra were found shot Wednesday in their Minnesota home in an apparent murder/suicide, according to local media reports.

  • News

    Albrecht named Solace president

    2019-04-09T13:26:00Z

    Edgewater, Florida-based Solace Boats has promoted 22-year marine industry veteran Todd Albrecht to the position of president.

  • Mark Campion, CEO of Explorer Motor Yachts
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    Explorer Motor Yachts CEO dies

    2019-04-09T07:38:00Z

    Mark Campion, CEO of China-based Explorer Motor Yachts, passed away recently after a short illness.