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Florida brokers name new board

The Florida Yacht Brokers Association announced its board for 2013.

The members are:

President: Lon McCloskey (The Marine Group)

Vice presidents: Gary Smith (Sarasota Yacht & Ship) and Crom Littlejohn (Merle Wood & Associates)

Treasurer: Bob Zarchen (Ardell Yacht & Ship Brokers)

Secretary: Paul Flannery (HMY Yacht Sales)

Directors:

Jonathan Burkard (Allied Marine)

Bob Denison (Denison Yacht Sales)

Frank De Varona (Yachting Experts)

Whit Kirtland (Bradford Marine Yacht Sales)

Bob Saxon (International Yacht Collection)

Bruce Schattenburg (Y.CO)

Flannery, Littlejohn, Saxon, Schattenburg and Smith were re-elected. De Varona, who served a previous term in 2010-11, was newly elected. Members serve a two-year term.

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