Albin Pump Marine, the Swedish pump and pump solutions specialist that formed last year, has appointed four independent marine manufacturer rep groups to cover the US and Western Canada.

The company will also be making its boat show debut at the Miami International Boat Show later this week.

"We're pleased to welcome our new rep groups," says Brad Burton, Albin Pump Marine general manager. "Combined with our exciting debut at the Miami show, we're really energizing our launch into North America."

Bob Stoick Co Inc will cover the 13 Western states and British Columbia, Canada. It is based in Phoenix, Arizona.

The Gartner Group's territory is the Southeast. Based in Vonore, Tennessee, it has satellite offices in Morehead City, North Carolina, and Tampa and Ft Lauderdale, Florida.

Midwest Outdoor Marketing will cover 14 Midwestern states. Headquartered with a warehouse in Lake of the Ozarks, Missouri, it has additional offices in Milwaukee, Minneapolis and Osceola, Indiana.

Ocean Marketing's territory is West Marine and the Northeast down to Norfolk, Virginia. The company is based out of Guilford, Connecticut.

Albin Pump Marine is the pleasure boat division of Swedish industrial pump manufacturer Albin Pump. Its portfolio includes everything from bilge pumps, waste water pumps and water pressure pumps to marine toilets, water heaters, ventilation blowers and defrosters.