Trigg, a 27-year veteran of Dometic Group’s Marine Division,
becomes the leader for the Americas Marine OEM and Aftermarket businesses.
Pompano Beach, Fla. – Sept. 14, 2015 – Dometic Group, a global provider of leisure products for the marine, truck, caravan, motor home and automotive markets, today announced the promotion of Ned Trigg to Executive Vice President of Dometic’s Marine division. In his new role, Mr. Trigg will be the business leader for the Marine OEM and Aftermarket divisions for the Americas region. This includes sales, application engineering, customer service, manufacturing operations and new product development strategies.
“Ned Trigg brings a wealth of experience across all of our target markets – from leisure boating and yachting to workboat, commercial and military markets,” said Frank Marciano, President of Dometic Americas. “Over the last 27 years, Mr. Trigg has worked closely with our design, engineering, manufacturing and sales teams, offering boat builders and end-customers a single source for innovative comfort products and on-board systems. I have personally worked with Ned for over 16 years and I can think of no one better to take on this important role.”
Mr. Trigg added, “Dometic is experiencing a period of rapid growth in its marine businesses worldwide. I am honored and excited to be leading our teams as we continue to invent, develop, manufacture and deliver the industry’s most advanced systems for HVAC, sanitation, refrigeration, water purification and ship-wide ventilation.”
Reporting directly to Mr. Trigg will be Vice President of Engineering and Technical Support Charlie Barefoot; Vice President of Aftermarket Sales Ken Taranto; and Operations Manager Matt Ehlschide.
Mr. Trigg’s previous role was Senior Vice President of Global System Sales, Marine Division. In that role, he served two years in the United States and three years in Dometic’s Dorset, U.K., office. His prior positions at Dometic were Vice President of Global System Sales and Senior Director of International and OEM Marine Sales, both U.S.-based. Earlier in his career, Mr. Trigg was Manager of International Sales at Cruisair and Taylor Made Environmental, a marine equipment provider acquired by Dometic Corporation in 2003.
About Dometic Marine
Dometic Marine, a division of the Dometic Group, is the world’s largest supplier of innovative and technologically advanced comfort systems and equipment for yachts and pleasure boats and a major supplier of HVAC, ship-wide ventilation, watermakers, and toilet systems to the commercial, workboat and military markets.
A specialist supplier to OEM, refit and repair and aftermarkets, Dometic Marine has an unmatched support network of company-owned offices located in 12 strategic regions across the globe and supported by numerous marine R&D facilities and factories. The products are further supported in the field by factory-authorized distributors, dealers and service engineers offering a global presence in over 100 countries worldwide.
Leisure boats from 20 feet to mega-yachts are users of the company’s premium brands which include Condaria, Cruisair®, Dometic, Marine Air Systems®, SeaLand® and WAECO. Their extensive product range includes marine air conditioning, ship-wide ventilation systems, sanitation systems, refrigerators, stoves, battery chargers and other equipment for the leisure market.
Dometic’s commercial HVAC and ship-wide ventilation systems can be fitted to the broadest range of commercial vessels and conform to NMMA and ASHRAE standards; the company is ISO 9001:2008 certified.
About Dometic Group
Dometic Group is a customer-driven, world-leading provider of leisure products for the caravan, motor home, automotive, truck and marine markets. Dometic supplies the industry and aftermarket with a complete range of air conditioners, ship-wide ventilation systems, refrigerators, awnings, cookers, sanitation systems, lighting, mobile power equipment, comfort and safety solutions, windows, doors and other equipment that makes leisure life more comfortable away from home. Dometic Group supplies a wide range of workshop equipment for service and maintenance of built-in air conditioning. Dometic Group also provides specially designed refrigerators for hotel rooms, offices and wine storage. Dometic products are sold in almost 100 countries and are produced mainly in wholly owned production facilities around the world. Dometic has approximately 6,000 employees.
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