Pettit Marine Paint has announced the addition of Scott Trimble to its staff. Trimble joins the manufacturer of high performance marine coatings as its technical sales representative.

As part of his role, Trimble will be responsible for bolstering customer retention efforts and developing new relationships in the vital Gulf Coast and Caribbean markets.

“Scott has been in this business for the last 13 years and has a strong history of success,” says Don Zabransky, vice president sales and marketing atPettit Marine Paint.

“His thorough understanding of the region and a technically superior knowledge of coatings and application techniques makes Scott a valuable resource for our customers. We are very excited to have him on board.”

Trimble is a NACE International Institute-certified level 2 Coating Inspector. He has received comprehensive training and has demonstrated significant experience in topside paints and antifouling coatings.

Commenting on his appointment, Trimble says: “Pettit has a strong product offering that brings added value to applicators, yards, and boat owners with the right solutions to meet their specific requirements in terms of application and performance. I am very excited to join such a talented sales team and eager to help Pettit customers become more efficient and profitable.”