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UK Based Oakley Capital Acquires Majority Stake in North Technology Group

North Technology Group (NTG) announced this week that Oakley Capital Private Equity (“Oakley”) has acquired a majority stake in their diverse family of companies. Oakley is an investment vehicle founded by UK businessman and sailing enthusiast Peter Dubens. Utilizing their … Continue reading

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Ken Read Named President of North Sails Group

North Sails announced today, December 12th, that Volvo Ocean Race skipper and veteran sailmaker Ken Read will return to North Sails in the role of president in early January, 2013. Read will take over for current president Gary Weisman, who … Continue reading

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Win a Chance to Race on PUMA This Weekend!

North Sails has one VIP spot on board PUMA’s Mar Mostro – PUMA OCEAN RACING’s Volvo 70 – this Saturday, June 11th, for the first day of the NYYC Annual Regatta! Send an email to SailWithPuma@northsails.com with a photo/video of … Continue reading

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