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The National Marine Electronics Association (NMEA) has announced the promotion of Mark Reedenauer to president and executive director. In this role, he will lead all of the organization's operations and activities, and guide NMEA's continued growth and increasing involvement in standards development activities.
Prior to this promotion, Mr. Reedenauer served as NMEA's managing director, overseeing the organization's daily operations and serving as the liaison between NMEA members and the marine industry. He has also served as the organization's documentation specialist, in charge of all NMEA technical standards and the Marine Electronics Installer Program.
NMEA, a member and accredited standards developer of the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), is a membership organization that strives to enhance the technology and safety of electronics used in marine applications.
The Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI) has announced the appointment of Elizabeth Woodworth as vice president of communications and community engagement. Ms. Woodworth will oversee all external communications, including public relations, contact with the media, and website and social media content.
Prior to her appointment, Ms. Woodworth worked in the forest sector with customers from around the world, and raised awareness about forest certification and responsible sourcing. She brings with her many years of experience in consumer and community engagement in addition to brand management and marketing, and holds an MBA from the Wharton School and an MA in international studies from the University of Pennsylvania.
SFI, an ANSI member, is a nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting responsible forest management and fiber sourcing through the use of standards and accreditation programs.
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