GOLD BEACH, OREGON, May 1, 2014 – AdvanTec Global Innovations CEO Paul Hill has announced the transition of Freeman Marine General Manager, Bo Shindler, to the role of Vice President, Product and Program Development, for the AdvanTec Marine family of companies.

“In this new strategic position, Bo will focus his incredible wealth of industry knowledge for the benefit of the entire organization as our expert in heavy duty commercial and military marine closures,” Hill said. 

Dom DiDia has been named to the Freeman general manager role. DiDia is a seasoned manufacturing executive with more than 30 years of experience in senior leadership roles. He joins a group of accomplished professionals in his new role at Freeman, including Operations Manager David Green, Sales Manager Ron Dykes, and technical director for the AdvanTec family of marine companies, Andrew Mund. Freeman Marine is a company composed of more than 100 employees, many with decades of experience in the marine industry.

“For 39 years Bo has poured himself into the making of this brand, this company,” Hill said. “Bo’s deep commitment continues in his new role for AdvanTec.”

About AdvanTec:

AdvanTec Global Innovations (www.advantecglobal.com) is a family of companies, many that have been serving customers around the globe for more than 50 years. AdvanTec’s breadth of products and services is vast, with capabilities across land- and sea-based structural manufacturing and fabrication. AdvanTec’s family of brands includes Advanced Bending Technologies; Advanced Flow Systems; Diamond Sea Glaze; Freeman Marine; Manly Marine; Pacific Coast Marine; RM MachineWorks; Steelhead Marine, and Surround Technologies. AdvanTec Global Innovations is headquartered in Canada.

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Andrea Lynn

Group Marketing Manager

AdvanTec Global Innovations

206-484-6915

andrea.lynn@advantecglobal.com

 


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