Hawkins named Premier Marine national sales manager
August 16, 2011
Filed under People
Wyoming, Minn.— Pontoon manufacturer Premier Marine has announced the appointment of Bruce Hawkins as National Sales Manager.
“We’re excited to add Bruce to our team,” says Premier President Bob Menne. “With our recent acquisition of Palm Beach and Weeres, the expanded Premier family will benefit from Bruce’s extensive background and experience in all aspects of the marine industry.”
Hawkins has worked in the boating industry for more than 30 years, most recently as a yacht broker with Marine Sales and Solutions in Hilton Head, S.C. He also spent 12 years as Vice President of Sales and Marketing with Stingray Boats and held sales positions at Outboard Marine Corporation and Forester Boats.
“As a longtime industry veteran, I hope to bring to this position my leadership, motivational and communication skills to help Premier expand its sales goals while continuing to lead the market in quality pontoon manufacturing,” Hawkins says.
Hawkins holds a bachelor of science degree from Stephen F. Austin State University.