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Changing Places

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Maryland dealer Clarks Landing announced the return of Tom Turner to its service team.

“We are excited to have Tom back on our team,” general manager Jeff Truesdale said in a statement. “Tom was an integral part of our success in parts and service. He will be responsible for expanding our Shady Side yacht yard and our over-the-road mobile service team.”

Turner brings with him 12 years of experience in the marine industry, including Mercury and Volvo certifications, management responsibilities and customer satisfaction awards.

Clarks Landing has been a Sea Ray dealer since 1994.

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