RMK Merrill-Stevens introduces electronics division.
Martek of Palm Beach, which closed in 2018. During his tenure at Martek and on NMEA’s board, Gratton pioneered service standards for marine electronics professionals through master dealer programs and technician certifications.Among other niches, Gratton’s wheelhouse is navigation and communications systems, entertainment and control systems, IT and networking systems, lighting systems, and PLC and vessel monitoring systems.“We continue to expand services and marine equipment sales,” said Aaron Leatherwood, president of RMK Merrill-Stevens. “Presently the group represents the
Vice Adm. Richard Hunt to lead SNA
Vice Adm. Barry McCullough, who has been president since 2013.Hunt is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Madison and was commissioned in February 1976 through the Officer Candidate School program in Newport, R.I. He attended Naval Post Graduate School, receiving a Master of Science in Telecommunications Systems Management in March 1988.He has served in USS Sampson (DDG 10), USS Underwood (FFG 36) and USS Roark (FF 1053), and has commanded USS Crommelin (FFG 37) and USS Philippine Sea (CG 58). As a flag officer, he commanded Carrier Strike Group Six/John F Kennedy Strike Group; Commander, Combined
Intellian Hires McKee as VP, Americas Sales
Intellian, a provider of maritime communications systems, has appointed Sam McKee as Vice President of Americas Sales. With 30 years of experience, McKee has represented more than a dozen maritime product lines and has produced consistent double digit Year Over Year (YOY) growth through effective leadership of different sales organizations. “Sam is an incredibly valuable addition to the team,” said Eric Sung, CEO and President of Intellian. “His relationships, experience, leadership, and deep knowledge of the industry’s inner-workings will