Human Resources: They are changing jobs in the boating industry - 17 September 2019

William Thomas joins Sparcraft

Appointments, departures, changes of position... There has been movement at Sparcraft, VMG Soromap, Bénéteau US, Dufour, Jeanneau, Zodiac, Dometic.

William Thomas leaves VMG Soromap for Sparcraft

After 12 years with VMG Soromap, where he had been sales director for several years, William Thomas joined the Sparcraft team. At the rochelais mast manufacturer, a member of the Wichard group, he joined the export sales team.

Reorganisation at Bénéteau US

The American subsidiary of the Bénéteau group is changing its organisation. Its CEO George Armendariz is leaving his position. The management is taken over directly by Jérôme de Metz, the new CEO of the Bénéteau group, supported by the other members of the management, Christophe Caudrelier and Gianguido Girotti.

New Marketing Coordinator at Jeanneau

François-Xavier Debeaupte joins the Jeanneau shipyard. After 3 and a half years as project manager at the Dufour shipyard in La Rochelle, he has been acting as product marketing coordinator for Jeanneau since September 2019.

Jérémie Rousseau, designer for Dufour and then Fountaine-Pajot for more than 10 years, returns to Dufour as project manager.

Nicolas Sandt leaves Zodiac Nautic

Industrial designer since January 2006 within the semi-rigid specialist Zodiac, Nicolas Sandt left the company in September 2019. He is now launching his activity as an independent designer.

Evolution at Dometic

Emeric Monnier was in charge of major marine OEM accounts at Dometic, the supplier of equipment for cooking and air conditioning on board ships. He changed his position and since September 2019 has been responsible for marine after-sales business development in the EMEA region.