Dr. Ralf Pieninger, Dr. Michael Rummel, Dr. Christoph BallinTorqeedo, the market leader for marine electric drives, is announcing a reconfiguration of its management team, which in future will comprise Dr. Ralf Plieninger and Dr. Michael Rummel. Founder and CEO Dr. Christoph Ballin is moving to the Advisory Board where he and Dr. Frank Hiller...

Ryan GwillimBrunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC) announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Ryan M. Gwillim as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, effective immediately.  He succeeds William L. Metzger, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, who will retire from Brunswick effective July 10, 2020.

Chris BernauerHarris Pontoons, a division of Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC), has named Chris Bernauer as President effective immediately.  Bernauer joins Brunswick from Harley-Davidson where he held a variety of leadership positions.

Description: This is a career opportunity to work in our Marketing department in either the Vancouver or Barrie locations. Areas of responsibility will comprise of desktop publishing, creating and maintaining our catalogues and other print documents and creating and maintaining web site product information.

James Douglas RosboroughIt is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of James Douglas Rosborough "Doug", age 91, on April 23, 2020 in Northwood - Halifax due to complications of COVID-19.

Martin DyckMartin was born on August 15, 1958 to Henry and Elisabeth Dyck in the Niagara on the Lake Hospital. He completed the family of five children. He enjoyed his youth in Virgil and, upon completing high school and college, entered the workforce at Stelco in the Quality Control Department.

Janice Mary Alice ParisIt is with heavy hearts and cherished memories that we announce the passing of Janice Mary Alice Paris on April 13, 2020. She passed peacefully with her family by her side, at her favourite place; her home on Stoney Lake after a short but courageous battle with Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML). 

Lumishore Jamie ShoemakerLumishore, manufacturer of high-performance LED lighting systems for above and below the waterline, announced today the appointment of Jamie Shoemaker as US Southeast Regional Sales Manager. In her new role, she will be responsible for Florida, Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina, Tennessee and Alabama.

Yami HuBrunswick Corporation has announced that Yami Hu, Boston Whaler Director of Strategic Planning, has been selected to receive the Women in Manufacturing STEP (Science, Technology, Engineering and Production) Ahead Award from the Manufacturing Institute for 2020.

Boating Writer' InternationalBoating and fishing journalists, photographers and videographers were recognized at the start of the 2020 Miami International Boat Show in an annual awards program conducted by the membership of Boating Writers International (BWI). 

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CLASSIC MAHOGANY MEETS ELECTRIC PROPULSION

 

Classic MahoganyClassic boat restoration expert and wooden boat builder Stan Hunter recently sent us this great story about his new Duke Playmate re-power. Here is what Stan wrote, “It seems that every time there is a pandemic someone has to get creative and reinvent the wheel.

I feel like no exception. More truthfully for the past thirty years that I have been in the boat business, I have been dreaming of ways to change things up in my industry and do things differently. 

 

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YAMAHA INTRODUCES HELM MASTER EX FOR SINGLE ENGINE BOATS

Yamaha Helm Master EXThe new Yamaha Helm Master EX offers greater control and fishability for boats powered by single outboard engines.

Perfect for all types of boats, this new joystick option (the same as used on multi-outboard systems) allows boaters who desire single-outboard power to enjoy the vast majority of the long list of benefits* associated with multi-outboard Helm Master EX applications.

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SHARROW MARINE ANNOUNCES PLANS FOR MASS-PRODUCED, CAST PROPELLER

Sharrow Marine Cast Propeller Mass Market Version Will Make Award-Winning Propeller Accessible to Larger Array of Recreational Boaters.


Sharrow Marine has announced plans to have a mass-produced, cast version of their award-winning propeller in production by the end of this year.

 

 

 

 

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