Q&A with Knut Frostad, Navico
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Q&A with Knut Frostad, President and CEO, Navico
Well-known for his participation in high-level sailing events — most notably, skippering two Volvo Ocean Race campaigns — Knut Frostad has served as Navico’s president and CEO for nearly three years. In June 2021, Brunswick Corp. announced that it was acquiring Navico, which in the trailing 12-month period ending May 31, 2021, had posted sales of $470 million. Navico’s portfolio includes such brands as Lowrance, Simrad, B&G and C-Map.
Soundings Trade Only sat down with Frostad in February at the Miami International Boat Show to talk about Navico’s recent product releases, supply-chain woes, sustainability goals, innovation and the future of the marine trade, especially...[read more]