MJP Appoints Regional Director for Americas

UPPSALA, Sweden (Nov. 26, 2019) - Marine Jet Power (MJP) is pleased to announce Michael Rickey has joined the company as President and Regional Director of Marine Jet Power, Inc. Effective Dec. 2, Michael will be responsible for business development in the Americas region, where the company holds a corporate office in Blacklick, Ohio.


Prior to joining MJP, Michael enjoyed a 24-year career with American Honda, where he began in 1995 as an assistant manager for export sales. Since then, he has served in several senior roles within the organization from operational to business development. Most recently serving as Senior Manager for Honda Marine. In this capacity, he was responsible for national dealer sales, OEM boat builder sales, application engineering and operations for the group.

“MJP is pleased welcome Michael to our growing team in the Americas,” said Damian O’Toole, MJP EVP of sales, marketing and aftermarket. “His broad range of operational, sales and service knowledge will be a great addition to the team as we continue to expand in the region.”

Michael holds a Master of Industrial Distribution (MID) focused in Engineering and Industrial Distribution from Texas A&M University. He earned his Bachelor of Arts in Spanish and Management from Angelo State University in Texas. Living in the United States, he holds dual citizenship with Spain and is fluent in Spanish.

About Marine Jet Power AB
Headquartered in Uppsala, Sweden and owned by Verdane Capital, Marine Jet Power is a global leader in waterjet propulsion providing diverse applications – governmental patrol craft, service vessels for wind farms and oil industry, passenger vessels and pleasure yachts.

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Kelsey Nemeth
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