Fishing & Boating News

Trey White Named Marketing Manager For Century and Cobia Boats

by: Dennis Phillips, Walker Agency,

(May. 04, 2004 - PANAMA CITY, Fl) Trey White has joined C&C Manufacturing as the new Marketing Manager for Century and Cobia Boats. The announcement was made by Dean Burnett, vice president and general manager for C&C Manufacturing. White has been involved in the marine industry all his life and brings more than a decade of marine experience to C&C. Most recently he was responsible for sales and forecasting at Triton Boats. Prior to that he worked at Stratos/Javelin boats as marking manager and national marketing tournament director. White also served as marketing director for Astro,/Procraft boat brands at Marine Group LLC and started his career at the Nashville Network working as a producer/director for TNN Outdoors. As marketing manager for the Century and Cobia boat brands, White will oversee all marketing and brand management functions. Cobia boats are designed as affordable family fishing boats while the Century line appeals to serious fishermen. Both brands include bay boats, center consoles and walk around fishing boats in lengths ranging from 17' to 31'. White is a native of Tennessee and received a Bachelor of Science degree in mass communications from the University of Tennessee in Knoxville. He and his family will relocate to Panama City, Fla.