Marine Business Round-Up
Fast Track wins:
Fast Track Sailing, the sport and marine specialist agency, has been brought in to work alongside Liverpool bases PR agency Paver Smith on the Liverpool Boat Show 2011. Paver Smith will look after national and regional PR, whilst Fast Track has been briefed to raise the profile focusing on marine/watersports media.
Icom UK is to support Olly Rofix, a survivor of a rare form of leukaemia in his Leukaemia Survivor Sail Around the UK. He will be attempting to sail around Britain single handed to raise awareness and funds for the Anthony Nolan Trust. Icom have supplied Mr Rofix with an IC-M505 combined DSC/VHF VHF marine transceiver and an IC-M71 VHF marine handheld transceiver as a backup.
Then new McConaghy 38 performance racing yacht is to fit Tackticks wireless Maxi electronics system as standard. The new light displacement yacht will fit the full Tacktick Maxi performance electronics system including wireless mast displays as well as a remote display unit.