Raymarine appoints Country Manager for Raymarine Italia

July 2011

Raymarine has announced the appointment of Maurizio Pedone as Country Manager for Raymarine Italia. Heading up the dedicated Raymarine organisation in Italy, his responsibility will include the sales, marketing and product support function within the region and in its associated territories which includes Slovenia, Croatia, Serbia, Greece and Malta.

Raymarine Italia was established in 2008 as a wholly-owned Raymarine subsidiary, creating a dedicated customer support, sales, service and technical advice centre in this important European region. Maurizio Pedone joins Raymarine with 17 years of extensive marine industry knowledge having been previously employed by DeckMarine S.p.a, for 10 years, during which time he worked closely with Raymarine’s products and systems. Alberto Monfrini, who was also a Director at DeckMarine, has become a Consultant to Raymarine Italia.

Raymarine’s Sales and Marketing Director Andy King says, “Raymarine has an excellent reputation in Italy that has been built up over many years and I am confident that Maurizio and the Raymarine Italia team will build on this and drive our business forward. I’d also like to thank Alberto for his continued support, hard work and professionalism that he has displayed over the last four years in the transition of DeckMarine to Raymarine Italia.” 

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FLIR Systems, Inc. is a world leader in the design, manufacture, and marketing of sensor systems that enhance perception and awareness. FLIR's advanced systems and components are used for a wide variety of thermal imaging, situational awareness, and security applications, including airborne and ground-based surveillance, condition monitoring, navigation, recreation, research and development, manufacturing process control, search and rescue, drug interdiction, transportation safety, border and maritime patrol, environmental monitoring, and chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear, and explosives (CBRNE) threat detection. For more information, visit FLIR’s web site at www.FLIR.com.


About Raymarine:

Raymarine, a world leader in marine electronics, develops and manufactures the most comprehensive range of electronic equipment for the recreational boating and light commercial marine markets. Designed for high performance and ease of use, the award-winning products are available through a global network of dealers and distributors.

The Raymarine product lines include radar, autopilots, GPS, instruments, fishfinders, communications, and integrated systems. Headquartered in Fareham UK, Raymarine is a division of FLIR Systems, a world leader in thermal imaging. For more information about Raymarine please go to www.raymarine.com.

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