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AMI elects 2016 officers and board members

The Association of Marina Industries elected 2016 officers and directors at the IMBC.

The Association of Marina Industries elected 2016 officers and directors at its annual International Marina & Boatyard Conference, which concludes today in Fort Lauderdale.

Brad Gross, Certified Marina Manager, of Dana Point Harbor, was appointed chairman; Joe Riley, CMM of Windmill Marina Association Inc., was appointed vice chairman; Chris Petty, of Suntex Waterfront Management, was appointed treasurer; and Mick Webber of HydroHoist Marine Group was reappointed secretary.

This year, five new members were elected to the board for a three-year term: John Swick, CMM of Safe Harbor Marinas; Rick Chapman, CMM of Port of Sunnyside Club; Alex Laidlaw, CMM of Westrec Marinas; Chris Dolan, of Marina Electrical Equipment Inc.; and David Bluestone, of Morningstar Marinas.

The board bid farewell to Jim Frye, CMM of Westrec Marinas; Gary Groenewold, CMM of Westrec Marinas; Ken MacDonald, CMM of Bay Port Yachting Centre; and Clarke Smith, III of Norman-Spencer Agency.

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