June 29, 2006 - Holland, MI, USA – Tiara Yachts is pleased to announce the promotion of Rick Eggerding to Director of New Product Development and Engineering. In this role Mr. Eggerding will be responsible for all aspects of new product design, engineering and launch.

“Rick has the leadership and technical skills that make him a great fit for this position. We are excited for Rick and for Tiara as we move forward,” stated Bob Slikkers, President of Tiara Yachts.

Rick Eggerding began his career with Tiara Yachts in 1995 as a Mechanical Engineer. He was promoted several times over the years and most recently he served as the New Product Development Program Manager.

Tiara Yachts, a division of S2 Yachts, Inc., located in Holland, MI, is one of the oldest privately owned boat manufacturers in the United States. Tiara Yachts currently manufactures models ranging in size from twenty-nine to fifty-two feet.