Zodiac Nautic – North America, a subsidiary of Zodiac Nautic and manufacturer of inflatable boats, will introduce its new owner during the upcoming Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show at 2 p.m. (EST) on November 5. The company will also clarify the status of its operations in the face of what it's calling false rumours.
New corporate Owner and CEO, Dominique Heber-Suffrin, will address the marine media regarding Zodiac Nautic and its North American operation's plans moving forward.
"We are pleased to introduce Zodiac Nautic's new owner and CEO Dominique Heber-Suffrin to the marine industry officially,' says Zodiac Nautic – North America President Gary Durnan. "We plan on addressing the media during this time, setting the record straight as to what's been going on with our companies, our future plans and setting aside rumours that have been initiated by those outside our circle of knowledge. The message is a simple one. Zodiac Nautic is running at full capacity producing inflatables and RIBS, from six to 28 feet, at its three production facilities. The R&D team is working overtime to get our new products and designs to market in a timely fashion, with exciting new products in development. The new ownership, including Heber-Suffrin taking a leadership role as our new CEO, will be the turning point in this iconic brand's return to its rightful place as the industry leader. To put it bluntly, Zodiac is back.'
Zodiac Nautic – North America is an NMMA certified marine manufacturer with production, distribution and customer service operation throughout North America.