Yacht firm announces new U.S. commercial director

September 8, 2021  |  Company News, News

IYC, one of the world’s largest international yachting companies, has hired D.J. Kiernan as its new U.S. commercial director. Kiernan has held numerous roles in the yachting industry and also founded Young Professionals in Yachting, now the largest association in the industry. IYC has more than 10…
Beaver Paper Group announces price increase

July 22, 2021  |  Company News, News

Beaver Paper Group, Atlanta, Ga., a manufacturer of sublimation media and sewn paper products, announced a general price increase on Wednesday, July 21, of 8-12% across its global portfolio of products. The price increase will be effective Sept. 1, 2021.
Glen Raven announces next phase of expansion plan

July 21, 2021  |  Company News, News

Glen Raven Inc. has announced its next round of significant investments in facilities and infrastructure. The investments represent phase two of a multi-phase expansion plan and are specifically focused on growing Glen Raven’s U.S. capacity. They will include additional production facilities and a…
Yacht firm opens West Coast office

June 22, 2021  |  Company News, Industry News

Leading yacht firm IYC, headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., is expanding its presence on the West Coast with a new office in California. The company currently has 12 offices around the world in strategic yachting hubs and maintains more than 100 yachts, the largest charter fleet in the industry.…
Morbern named one of Canada’s best managed companies for second year

May 10, 2021  |  Company News, Industry News

Cornwall, Ontario-based Morbern, manufacturer of upholstery vinyls for marine, health care, commercial interiors, RV and automotive applications, has been named as one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies for the second year in a row. Established in 1993, Canada’s Best Managed Companies organizati…
Funk joins Herculite

May 3, 2021  |  Company News, News

Herculite Products Inc., an innovator and manufacturer of high performance and custom fabrics, has hired Pamela Funk as manager of human resources.
Glen Raven emphasizes people and the planet in its first corporate sustainability report

April 26, 2021  |  Company News, News

Glen Raven Inc., a leading provider of innovative textiles including Sunbrella® brand fabrics and the parent company of Trivantage, has released its first ever corporate sustainability report, Continuing a Pattern of Good. The report establishes a baseline of metrics across two foundational pillars…
Patrick Industries acquires SeaDek

April 21, 2021  |  Company News, Industry News

Patrick Industries Inc. announced that it has completed the acquisition of Hyperform Inc., a manufacturer of non-slip foam flooring, operating under the SeaDek brand name, for the marine OEM market and aftermarket. Hyperform also serves the pool and spa, powersports and utility markets under the Swi…