About Lou Johnson
November 25, 2019

An evening with Holly Tucker

We arrived at the Limewood Hotel on the outskirts of Lyndhurst for an evening with Holly Tucker, to learn about her business journey and to absorb any advice she has for small businesses. For those who don’t know Holly Tucker, she is Co-Founder of Notonthehighstreet and Holly & Co, philanthropist and UK Ambassador for Creative […]

Blog, Box PR thoughts, Marketing, Strategy
October 15, 2019

Next Generation Rod Rigging from OYS

OYS has for 20+ years been the leader in yacht rod rigging, now METS will see a launch of their new series of rigging design – the N-Series. The new range will focus on sustainability, extending the lifecycle of the product and the reduction of waste through the yacht’s life cycle. The N-Series is the […]

Company News, OYS, Press, Rigging
October 9, 2019

Offers from Hammond during Dive Show 2019

Hammond Drysuits is once again exhibiting at Dive 2019, where you will be able to speak to their team of experts to find the right diving drysuit for you. You will find Hammond on stand 1040 at the NEC Birmingham from 26 to 27 October, where the company is also celebrating 40 years of manufacturing […]

Drysuits, Hammond, Press
June 7, 2019

Charlotte Richardson Joins OYS Design Team

OYS is delighted to announce the appointment of a new Designer, Charlotte Richardson. Charlotte brings a wealth of knowledge, having studied Automotive Engineering at Oxford Brookes, during that time she gained work experience at McLaren. Since graduating she broadened her experience further working within design teams with marine companies also operating in the large yacht […]

Company News, OYS, Press
June 5, 2019

Seawork 2019

Next week Louise and Lou will be attending Seawork 2019. We are supporting the following clients: Baltic on stand PG33 who will be displaying their range of commercial lifejackets and floatation clothing including Legend SOLAS jackets. Clements Engineering on stand PB81 will be talking to customers about all things propellers and stern gear. Scot Seat […]

Blog, Event Organisation
March 25, 2019

Box at the RYA Dinghy Show 2019

The RYA Dinghy Show is one of my [Lou’s] favourite shows of the year. Before dinghy sailing became an all year round sport the Dinghy Show marked the start of the season, and a chance to see friends you may not have seen since October. Today things have changed a little and the show is […]

Blog, Event Organisation
March 14, 2019

Promotion to Project Manager for Dan Whitelock at OYS

Dan Whitelock has had a promotion at OYS from Engineering Technician to Project Manager with immediate effect. Dan joined OYS back in 2016, where he was hands on, building thrusters and hydraulic cylinders including some of the largest vangs installed on superyachts. This valuable experience in the factory positions him well for the Project Management […]

Company News, OYS, Press
February 26, 2019

Caterpillar Raises over £27,000 for Local Cancer Charity

Wimborne, UK – The Caterpillar Marine Power UK Ltd. team in Wimborne has raised £27,671.81 for the Dorset Cancer Care Foundation over the past four years. A cheque with this amount was handed over to the Foundation by Jude Castell, the charity co-ordinator at the Caterpillar Wimborne facility. Employees of Caterpillar Marine Wimborne have run […]

Caterpillar Marine, Press