Centurion Boats is proud to announce Todd Gaughan as its new marketing director. Gaughan’s previous position was director of the World Wake Surfing Championship, a popular and successful event that he has produced for more than three years now.
During his tenure as event director Gaughan managed the Centurion pro team and founded the World Series of Wake Surfing on behalf of Fineline Sports Marketing. The World Series of Wake Surfing is the worldwide qualifier for the World Wake Surfing Championship, which Gaughan will continue to produce. To take on his new role, Gaughan and his family have relocated to the boat building hotspot of Merced, CA where Centurion has been based since 1975.
In recent years, Gaughan has been a vital resource working with the Centurion marketing division. Rick Lee, President of Centurion said, “We are pleased that Todd has accepted this new position. For some time now, we have wanted to bring our marketing back in house to Merced. With his work on the Worlds, Todd has demonstrated that he has the skills for this position and the timing is right for Centurion.”.
In a related announcement, Jim Emmons who managed Centurion’s marketing efforts from his office in Florida throughout 2012 will retain a position with the marketing team as a valued corporate resource and marketing consultant. Rick Lee said, “We value the experience and knowledge that Jim brings to Centurion and we look forward to his continued involvement in our big-picture, strategic planning.”
Todd Gaughan can be reached via email at email@example.com or by phone at 817-659-9549.
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About Centurion: Centurion Boats is most recognized as the first boat company to produce a dedicated wakesurfing boat and with its ENZO SV244 model, Centurion remains at the top-of-the-class in this space. In addition to world-class wakeboarding and slalom ski boats, Centurion has been a pioneer in watersports towboat technology. Centurion held the first World Wake Surfing Championship in 1995, an event that has grown to become the world’s largest, annual, premier wake surfing event. For more information please contact Centurion Boats at 209-384-0255 or visit www.centurionboats.com.