KCS International Appoints New President/CFO


KCS International Inc., parent company for Oconto, WI-based Cruisers Yachts and Rampage Sport Fishing Yachts has named Mark Pedersen president and CFO. Prior to his appointment, Pedersen held the title of CFO. He has 20 years of experience in the marine industry, 16 of them with KCS International.

“I was fortunate to be here in the early 1990s when we were rebuilding the company,” said Pedersen. “I learned some valuable lessons that we will use in order to continue our success as we move the company forward. My knowledge and understanding of the marine industry will also play an important role in helping me maintain the companies' positive position with both Cruisers Yachts and Rampage Sport Fishing Yachts during these tough economic times.”

According to K.C. Stock, CEO and owner of KCS International Inc., Mark has played a key role in many of the company's acquisitions and management positions over his 16 years with the organization.