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    Fraser Yachts founder dies

    2021-01-08T12:08:00Z

    David L Fraser, founder of global yacht brokerage Fraser Yachts, passed away peacefully on Wednesday at the age of 99.

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    Lippert names new CIO

    2021-01-08T06:00:00Z

    Indiana, US-based marine parts and accessories manufacturer Lippert Components Inc (LCI) has named Vince Doepker as chief information officer, charged with leading and sustaining the ongoing transformation of the company’s global information technology division.

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    Polaris announces executive appointments

    2021-01-06T11:53:00Z

    Minnesota, US-based boat and powersports equipment manufacturer Polaris Inc has announced three executive appointments following the departure of former CEO Scott Wine on December 31.

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    Lazzara Yachts Group names new EVP

    2021-01-05T14:34:00Z

    Florida, US-based boatbuilder Lazzara Yachts Group has appointed Nils C Nelson as its new executive vice president. Nelson will lead the sales, business development, and customer service activities for the group, as well as using his varied industry experience to advance the company’s objectives.

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    Boat Fix appoints new CEO

    2021-01-05T09:35:00Z

    Connecticut, US-based telematics/marine customer service provider Boat Fix has named Penny Searles as its new CEO, with immediate effect.

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    Obituary: Bilgin Özkaynak

    2021-01-04T12:26:00Z

    Bilgin Özkaynak, founder and owner of Marmaris Yacht Marina in Turkey, has passed away following an illness. His funeral was held in Istanbul on January 3.

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    Catalina Yachts EVP to retire

    2021-01-04T10:14:00Z

    Gerry Douglas announces plans to step down from executive vice president role at US sailboat builder

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    Royal Ocean Racing Club CEO to step down

    2020-12-22T14:57:00Z IBI , by David Robinson

    Eddie Warden Owen has spent the last 12 years in the role

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    Barletta Boats founder finalist for Entrepreneur of the Year award

    2020-12-17T14:57:00Z

    Barletta Boats president and founder Bill Fenech has been named among 32 national finalists for the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year award.

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    Appointment at Camper & Nicholsons

    2020-12-11T16:50:00Z

    Sahra Piggin joins yacht broker Camper & Nicholsons

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    Global Marine Business Advisors appoints Swedish representative

    2020-12-08T15:26:00Z

    Bjorn Ingemanson has joined Global Marine Business Advisors (GMBA) as its Swedish representative.

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    New managing director at OceanLED

    2020-12-07T13:38:00Z

    UK-based marine lighting specialist OceanLED has named Daniele Todaro as its new managing director. Todaro has been with OceanLED since 2015 and will replace departing MD Charles Stuart.

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    Robertson & Caine MD to step down

    2020-12-04T07:22:00Z IBI , by Bobby Jordan

    Robertson & Caine’s Peter Giliam will be stepping down as MD in April next year due to personal reasons, the company announced on Thursday. Giliam, the MD for the past three years, will be replaced by Theo Loock, who will join the company next year in January for a handover ...

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    Invincible hires export sales specialist

    2020-12-02T13:07:00Z

    Invincible Boat Company in the US has appointed Oliver Huntsman to the position of export sales specialist.

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    Appointment at Vesper Marine

    2020-12-02T10:03:00Z

    Jason Young named global sales director

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    Appointment at MarineMax

    2020-12-01T14:53:00Z

    MarineMax has named Julie Balzano as its new brand marketing manager, with responsibility for its Galeon, Aquila, Azimut, and MarineMax Vacations portfolios.

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    Aquafax expands sales team

    2020-12-01T12:20:00Z

    UK-based marine equipment distributor Aquafax has expanded its sales team with the appointment of Harry Heasman as head of sales.

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    New appointments at China Boat Industry and Trade Association (CBITA)

    2020-11-30T17:19:00Z

    CBITA has successfully completed the new appointments to its management board. The organisation and leadership structure of the Fifth Council of the China Boat Industry and Trade Association is as follows:

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    Florida marine industry sees one of its own elected to State House

    2020-11-26T13:47:00Z IBI , by Tony Esposito

    The voice of the recreational marine industry in the Florida House of Representatives just got louder with the election of a local boat club executive, who ran on a platform of clean water, climate-related sea level issues and infrastructure, beating out three experienced political opponents by – in keeping with ...

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    Fischer Panda UK strengthens leadership team

    2020-11-25T14:54:00Z

    Marine diesel generator specialist Fisher Panda UK has strengthened its leadership team with the appointment of David Payne as business development director and Chris Baker as operations and technical director, effective January 1, 2021.