Jan 5, 2021

GlomexReinvesting in its business in the Americas, Glomex s.r.l. has partnered with distributor GA Communications. The Baltimore-based company is now the exclusive provider of Glomex's full range of marine and RV products in North and South America. The new entity will operate as Glomex Americas.

"This strategic recapitalization enables Glomex to maintain its proven track record of introducing innovative technologies and products, while focusing on growth and brand enhancement within the region," said Glomex owner Piero Baldassarri. For over thirty years, Ravenna, Italy-based Glomex s.r.l. has manufactured an extensive line of premium quality, yet value-driven, antennas, amplifiers and wireless monitoring systems for boats and RVs.

GA Communications is led by founder Ernie Ellis, directing a team of marine professionals that support the growing Glomex customer base in the Americas by leveraging their industry relationships and expertise. Ellis is principal of Sea-Fire and founder of Globaltec Solutions, with over 30 years of marine experience. A 25-year industry veteran, Richard Duckworth assists in GA Communications' strategic planning and technical oversight; Justin Roem leads the sales team with seven years in the industry. Glomex customers will transition seamlessly to GA Communications, with sales order management and accounting services already in place. Glomex products have won numerous industry accolades including three Boating Industry Top Product Awards. It supplies OEMs such as Azimut, Benetti, Bavaria, Beneteau, Dufour, Ferretti, Hanse, Jeanneau, Sea Ray and Sunseeker. Glomex offers traditional stick aerials, as well as TV, Internet and cellular antennas for boats and RVs; its WebBoat coastal Internet system offers the widest range in the industry. Its pioneering ZigBoat™ product line is a monitoring system that delivers SMS notifications without fees, cloud service subscriptions, registrations or privacy policy agreements.

Contact Glomex; www.glomex.it.

Featured Articles

  • Prev
The Jeanneau people have done a great series of marketing videos for their various boat lines. We ...
Boating BC and Canadian Boat Shows announced on December 28th, that the Vancouver ...
Experience AMI Conference & Expo live stream sessions or attend at your own pace with on-demand ...
Let's end the year remembering some of the highlights of 2020 as we begin to prepare for an ...
Environmental science and engineering company JASCO Applied Sciences recently developed and ...
CCEOC Inc., and Boating Industry Canada News Week Digest are pleased to announce that ...
All Exhibitors from the 2020 Toronto International Boat Show have received an email from one of the ...
ABYC presents Sur/Tech 2021, January 6-7, 2021 - Virtual Event. This is a new online learning event ...
boot Düsseldorf 2021 will now be held from 17th to 25th April. The original dates from 23 ...
Dealer Week will play host to three days of awards next week, sponsored by Kicker Marine ...

TRANSPORT CANADA COMMISSIONS UNDERWATER LISTENING STATION IN THE SALISH SEA TO PROTECT ENDANGERED KILLER WHALES AND QUIET SHIPS

 

Orcas in Boundary PassEnvironmental science and engineering company JASCO Applied Sciences recently developed and installed a world-class underwater listening station in the Salish Sea to track endangered whales and measure underwater noise emissions of thousands of commercial vessels that frequent B.C.’s southern ports.

The station consists of two observation frames, each with eight underwater microphones, called hydrophones, installed 190 metres (620 feet) below the shipping lanes of Boundary Pass, about 50 kilometres south of Vancouver. 

 

Read More


 

Boating Industry Canada News Week

 

Every Tuesday we publish a fresh Digest with informative articles pertaining to the Canadian boating and marine industry. Stay up to date with the latest products, research and industry developments.

Missed an Issue of Boating Industry Canada News Week? If you're looking for a specific issue, or simply want to catch up on previous issues, check out our Boating Industry Canada News Week Archives.

Not signed up for News Week? Subscribe here

 

 

 

 

 

Marine Products

  • Prev
Sunstream® Boat Lifts, a leading manufacturer of high-quality portable and installed boat ...
Many OEMs and owners still opt for round instrument displays. The VL Flex 52 gauge from Veratron is ...
Battery banks are often hard to reach, so when electrolyte levels drop and it's time to add water ...
Who could have imagined it would get this easy? With Epifanes Poly-urethane yacht coatings, ...
It only takes one foggy, disorienting day on the water to make a boat owner understand the value of ...
Whether on an outboard or sterndrive, the lower unit needs clean, fresh gearcase oil for continued ...
Dockmate®, manufacturer of advanced wireless remote controls for yachts, announced today that ...
ShoreMaster, LLC from Minnesota, a leading manufacturer of waterfront lifts, announced this ...
The sleek, low-profile navigation light fits V11-9960, V11-9950 and V11-9990 SuproFlex profiles, ...
Without filtration, cooling pumps and hoses used for propulsion, auxiliary and generator engines ...

IRIS INNOVATIONS LAUNCHES NEW CMAC RANGE OF ON-BOARD CAMERA AND ALARM MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS

CMAC SystemsIris Innovations, specializing in affordable on-board camera security and situational awareness systems, has announced the launch of the industry’s first, fully-integrated command and control system for boat cameras and alarms – CMAC, as well as IrisControl, a new HTML5 application to run on OneHelm™, a third-party application platform by Garmin®.

Compatible with both analogue IP and HD cameras, Iris CMAC combines all of the main elements of a full-featured security and control system into a very stylish enclosure, complete with high-end waterproof connectors and wood-effect end caps.

Read More


 

People

  • Prev
Marine Marketers of America (MMA) today announced the election of new officers and ...
The Center for Sportfishing Policy (CSP), the nation’s leading advocate for saltwater recreational ...
MarineMax recently announced Julie Balzano as the Brand Marketing Manager to oversee marketing ...
It is with great sadness that we announce that Frank Willis Butler, President and Chief Executive ...
Carling Technologies is saddened to announce that its Director of Sales for the Maretron ...
Groupe Beneteau Americas has announced two important executive appointments in their powerboat ...
Furuno USA is mourning the passing of Commercial Sales Representative Jeff Shield. Jeff passed away ...
Maple Leaf Marinas has announced that Peter Hart has joined the company as General Manager of ...
Bernard “Bernie” Luttmer (b. March 20 1945) passed away peacefully with his family at his side on ...
Navico – parent company to the Lowrance, Simrad Yachting, B&G and C-MAP brands – recently ...

THOM DAMMRICH TAKES THE HELM OF CENTER FOR SPORTFISHING POLICY BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Thom DammrichThe Center for Sportfishing Policy (CSP), the nation’s leading advocate for saltwater recreational anglers, is pleased to announce its new chairman of the board of directors, Dr. Thom Dammrich. Dammrich was elected to succeed Robert “Bob” Hayes in the leadership role at CSP’s fall board meeting on Thursday, December 3. The board also elected Dave Pfeiffer, president of Shimano North America Fishing, to lead its Management Committee as chairman.

“Thom Dammrich is a visionary founder of CSP who saw the opportunity to unite the recreational fishing and boating industries through our organization 15 years ago, and he has been our biggest cheerleader...

Read More