Building a More Inclusive Boat
by Kim Kavin
Soundings Trade Only Online
The woman in stiletto heels entered the dealership the same way she’d enter a gala dinner. She made her way across the floor, taking strides that made it seem as if she were gliding, like a fashion model on a catwalk. And then, one precisely placed high-heel shoe at a time, she stepped aboard the boat.
In the past, boat designers doing research at the dealership likely would have been men. You know what they would have been thinking. You’re probably thinking it right now. But instead, on this day, the designers taking notes were Sea Ray senior design manager Carrie Fodor and Brunswick Boat Group senior... [read more]