Company News Weber Joins the Yamaha Marine Group Posted 11/28/2012 Kennesaw, Ga., Nov. 28, 2012– Yamaha Marine Group announced today the appointment of Heidi Weber as Communications Coordinator for the Marine Marketing Department. In her new role, Weber will support Martin Peters, Manager, Dealer Education and Communications. Her responsibilities will include the writing and coordination of both internal and external communications for Yamaha Marine Group. She will also support the development of Yamaha Marine University™ training materials. “We are so pleased to welcome Heidi to our marketing team,” said Peters. “Her strong writing and editing skills will help enhance our overall communications, and her experience in educational marketing will add value to our dealer education programs.” Weber brings more than a decade of public relations and marketing experience to Yamaha. Prior to her new position, she held marketing and communications positions with national and global companies including the Institute for Reading Development, Porsche Cars North America and MCI Business Marketing. Weber graduated from Stetson University with a Bachelor of Arts in English and German. Yamaha Marine products are marketed throughout the United States and around the world. Yamaha Marine Group, based in Kennesaw, Ga., supports its approximately 2,000 U.S. dealers and OEM partners with marketing, training and parts for Yamaha’s full line of products and strives to be the industry leader in reliability, technology and customer service. Yamaha Marine is the only outboard brand to have earned NMMA®’s C.S.I. Customer Satisfaction Index award every year since its inception. Visit www.yamahaoutboards.com. ### This document contains many of Yamaha's valuable trademarks. It may also contain trademarks belonging to other companies. Any references to other companies or their products are for identification purposes only, and are not intended to be an endorsement.