People News & Moves – Page 4

  • Luca Brancaleon
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    Key management changes at Beneteau

    2020-10-15T08:46:00Z

    Groupe Beneteau has announced a management shake-up that sees Luca Brancaleon, Yann Masselot and Thomas Gailly taking on new roles within the Boat Division’s Brand and Product Strategy Department. Meanwhile, Clément Himily has been appointed as CEO of Construction Navale Bordeaux (CNB).

  • Lippert Joe Thompson
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    Lippert Components appoints chief marketing officer

    2020-10-14T14:53:00Z

    US-based Lippert Components Inc (LCI) has appointed Joe Thompson to the newly created role of chief marketing officer.

  • Sea Eagle II by Royal Huisman
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    Ex-Heesen man takes the wheel at Holland Yachting Group

    2020-10-06T14:06:00Z

    Eddie Kloosterman, a former Heesen Yachts marketing coordinator, has taken charge of Holland Yachting Group, the alliance of Dutch superyacht builders and their suppliers within the Netherlands Maritime Technology trade lobby.

  • Oyster Yachts Allie Smith
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    Oyster hires new head of group events

    2020-10-06T10:35:00Z

    The UK’s Oyster Yachts has named Allie Smith as its new head of group events. Her role will include developing and managing Oyster’s international rallies and events, including the next Oyster World Rally which will start from Antigua in January 2022 and all Oyster regattas worldwide.

  • Club_Marine_CEO_Karen_Te_Maipi
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    Club Marine appoints new CEO

    2020-09-30T11:46:00Z

    Australian boat insurance provider Club Marine has promoted head of Brand and Direct Karen Te Maipe to the role of CEO. She replaces Simon McLean, who has been elevated to general manager, automotive and marine, at Club Marine’s parent company Allianz.

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    Obituary: Fred Hecklinger

    2020-09-30T08:42:00Z

    Fred Hecklinger, a legendary member of the Chesapeake Bay sailing community and a founder of Eastport Yacht Club, died late last week with his wife of 45 years, Bobbie, at his side. He was 84.

  • Huw Bower on boat
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    Bower to head Winnebago Outdoors

    2020-09-25T14:40:00Z

    Huw Bower, who departed Brunswick Boat Group (BBG) earlier this month, has been named president of Winnebago Outdoors, the iconic brand in recreational vehicles and parent company of Chris-Craft, effective 12 October.

  • Ross Wilkinson, CEO WesCom Defence
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    New WesCom CEO

    2020-09-25T09:05:00Z

    WesCom Signal and Rescue, a UK supplier of marine distress signals, has named Ross Wilkinson as its new CEO.

  • Airmar Brian Vlad
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    Airmar appoints marine product line manager

    2020-09-24T09:50:00Z

    Brian Vlad has joined US-based transducer manufacturer Airmar Technology Corp as marine product line manager.

  • GMBA
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    Global Marine Business Advisors expands international footprint

    2020-09-23T09:41:00Z

    Global Marine Business Advisors (GMBA), a network of independent marine industry advisors from around the world, has expanded its global footprint to include two new consultants representing Poland and Turkey.

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    Barrus strengthens Marine Equipment Division

    2020-09-22T10:10:00Z

    UK distributor makes raft of new appointments following rapid growth

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    Appointment at Dometic

    2020-09-18T16:16:00Z

    Dometic Marine has appointed marine industry veteran Al Sundoro as the company’s new vice president of business development, with immediate effect.

  • Bruno Coffre
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    Obituary: Bruno Coffre

    2020-09-16T13:41:00Z

    Bruno Coffre, Ultra Marine Europe sales manager for France Bruno Coffre, Ultra Marine Europe sales manager for France, has passed away suddenly at the age of 61. He was best known for his passion for boats, especially blue water sailing with his family and friends. ...

  • Theo Hoen
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    DMS Holland appoints CEO, sees healthy growth ahead

    2020-09-15T14:59:00Z

    DMS Holland, an international specialist in motion control onboard yachts, has appointed a CEO, a new position to manage future growth. Taking the helm at the eight-year-old company is Theo Hoen who has more than 25 years of senior management experience in the chicken processing sector.

  • Dave Nord
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    Hubbell Inc CEO David Nord to retire

    2020-09-15T08:11:00Z

    Connecticut, US-based electrical equipment manufacturer Hubbell Inc has announced that CEO David Nord will retire on October 1.

  • Huw Bower on boat
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    Head of Brunswick Boat Group to depart

    2020-09-14T16:10:00Z

    Huw Bower, Vice President and President, Brunswick Boat Group, will be leaving the company this week

  • Lippert Mark Woloszyk
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    Appointment at Lippert Components

    2020-09-14T14:28:00Z

    Indiana, US-based marine equipment manufacturer Lippert Components Inc (LCI) has named Mark Woloszyk as its new vice president of technology and product development.

  • David Thomas B&W
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    Lumishore expands R&D team

    2020-09-10T08:51:00Z

    Lumishore, the UK-based LED lighting specialist, has expanded its R D team with the appointment of David Thomas as mechanical engineering director.

  • MB92_barcelona
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    MB92 announces new operations structure

    2020-09-02T09:49:00Z

     Reorganisation of MB92’s Operations department to increase efficiency

  • James Powell HI
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    James Powell returns to Fairline as Sales Director

    2020-09-01T08:56:00Z

    Powell has previously worked for two Fairline dealers and was part of the UK Fairline distributorship before joining the factory in 2005