Hudson, MA (November 15, 2016) – In a move that reflects and reinforces the company’s continued growth and commitment to the maritime market, the WheelHouse Board announced today that Craig Parkhurst has been promoted to the position of president.
Craig Parkhurst joined WheelHouse in 2009 as Operations Manager where he was responsible for the implementation of all yacht and commercial fleet accounts. In 2012 Craig was promoted to General Manager and assumed day-to-day management of sales, operations, and software development. “I’m excited to promote Craig to president, recognizing the signification contribution he has made to growing and managing the Company. Craig has expanded our yacht solutions business as well as lead our efforts in the commercial marine sector where WheelHouse is now a major supplier to commercial and military fleets,” said Barry Kallander, Founder and Chairman of WheelHouse Technologies. Prior to WheelHouse, Craig served as the boat manager for the University of Rhode Island and the owner of a yacht service and management company. Earlier in his career he spent 10 years working as a dockmaster and service writer in the marina and boatyard industry. “I’m both humbled and excited to lead the team at WheelHouse Technologies in this next phase of our journey,” said Parkhurst.