Sidney, B.C. Canada based, Shockwave Seats, specialist manufacturers of marine suspension seating systems, have appointed GMA as their sales representatives for its recreational product line in Europe


With a history going back more than 20 years, today the Shockwave brand is internationally recognized as the company that sets the standard in marine suspension seating with their customers producing vessels for coast guard, SAR, military, commercial and high performance leisure use, all recognizing the value of Shockwave’s superior design, high quality and extreme testing regime in the north Pacific.


Dave Smith, Owner and President at Shockwave, said “since introducing our S5 Sentinel suspension base, which is aimed squarely at the recreational market our business in Europe has taken off and in order to position ourselves to take advantage of some of these new opportunities, we could see we needed additional sales resources, and so with this in mind, we are extremely pleased to have contracted with UK based, European manufacturers representatives, GMA who came highly recommended and who will be able to provide an additional level of support to our existing and future customers within a European time zone”

Paul Woodlock, European Sales Manager at GMA, commented “We are absolutely thrilled to be appointed to represent Shockwave Seats in Europe, our initial goal will be to establish a European distribution network that will stock and promote Shockwave products to both boat builders and to the aftermarket and we are commencing initial discussions with several companies that have already declared an interest in distributing Shockwave products”


Shockwave Seats is a world leader in military-class marine suspension seating, and is located in Sidney, BC, Canada. For over 20 years, SHOCKWAVE has built high-quality marine products, using military grade components. Customers include recreational, commercial, government, and military organizations in over 30 countries around the world.