b'MEMBER NEWS:BAXTER MARINE GROUP ACQUIRES MEMBER NEWSWHEELHOUSE TECHNOLOGIES, INC., VESSEL VANGUARD, & SEA KITSP VAAssociatememberWheelhousesupportover3,000commercial,military,get more complex, I see this acquisition as a Technologieshasbeenacquiredbycharter and recreational watercraft globally.way to continue to build on the promise we BaxterMarineGroup,whichoff ermade to our customers.marine maintenance management capabilitiesBarryKallander,founderofWheelhouse forcommercial,militarycharterandTechnologies, Inc. and SeaKit Brands, believesBaxter CEO April Stercula stated, With the recreational boat owners and operators.thispartnershipisasignifi cantnextstepincollectiveexperienceoftheexecutiveteam theevolutionofcomputerizedmaintenancecoupledwiththeindustrycapabilityand In addition, Baxter Marine Group announcedmanagement.Hesaid,WhenIfoundedexpertise of Vessel Vanguard and Wheelhouse theacquisitionofVesselVanguardandWheelHouse,ourvisonwastoprovidepersonnel, I am confi dent we will revolutionize SeaKit Brands creating a large maintenanceaninnovativesolutionthatsimplifi edthethewayboatsandcommercialvesselsare managementandsoftwarecompanyforthemanagement of vessel maintenance, spare partsmaintained and supported.marineindustry.Thecombinedcompaniesand documents. As the industry continues to SEA MACHINES HIRES CHIEF COMMERCIAL OFFICER FROM THE AUTONOMOUS AUTO INDUSTRYB oston-basedPVAAssociatemember(CCO),reportingtothecompanysCEOandoperatorsoftheworldscommercial SeaMachinesRobotics,andeveloperMichael G. Johnson.and defense fl He also has oversight foreets.ofinnovativeautonomouscommanddevelopingnewstrategicpartnershipsthat andcontrolsystemsforcommercialvessels,This new position gives David responsibilityfurther the companys reach to serve the sizable announcedinearlyMarchthatithashiredfor the companys global sales and marketingglobal marine market and its diversity of vessel MoranDavidasChiefCommercialOfficerof Sea Machines technology to the buildersoperating segments.Maintenance DavidjoinsSeaMachinesfromMobileye, anIsraelisubsidiaryofIntelthatleadsin Simplified! thedevelopmentofself-drivingautomotive technologyandAdvancedDriverAssist Systems (ADAS). 17978-562-5211WheelHouseTech.comMEMBERNEWS 40 FOGHORN'