NMRA elects 2011-2012 officers

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The National Marine Representatives Association recently elected 2011-2012 officers and board members.

Chris Kelly, of Waters & David Co., is now president. Kathy Munzinger, of Munzinger & Co., was elected vice president, and Ken Smaga, of ComMar Sales, is treasurer.

Brandon Flack, of Atlantic Marketing Co., joins the officers as the NMRA's new secretary. Rick Silverlake, of Silverlake West Co., finishes his term as the association's president and steps into the past president position.

Three new board members were elected to serve a three-year term. They are Randy Dykstra, of Great Lakes Marine Marketing; Rob Gueterman, of GSW and Associates; and Paul Perry, with the JB Dunn Co.

The NMRA was founded in 1960 as a national organization serving independent marine sales representatives and the manufacturers who sell through reps.

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