Sea-Fire Marine Presented with Presidential E-Award

Recently, Sea-Fire Marine was recognized with the Presidential E-Award for excellence in exporting. Ernie Ellis, president of Sea-Fire, accepted the award from Commerce Secretary Don Evans. The highest honor the federal government can give to an American exporting company, the Presidential E-Award commends competitive achievements in world markets and their part in increasing US exports abroad.

“Sea-Fire Marine is a great example of how small business innovation and ingenuity is working to build economic opportunity across our nation,” said Evans.

Sea-Fire began exporting in 1996, with export sales accounting for 3% of total sales. Over the past 3 years, export sales have grown to nearly 40% of total sales and the company has added 12 employees. With over 30 years of experience, Sea-Fire Marine is a global leader in the design and manufacture of FM-200 fire extinguishers and suppression systems for the marine industry. Its FM-200 extinguishing systems are ideal for marine engine compartments. Recognized worldwide for their advanced technology, innovative designs and quality, the products provide cost-effective fire protection solutions for craft ranging from PWC to megayachts.

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