Freedom Boat Club Names New Director of Operations

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Freedom Boat Club -Ryan Brunette

Freedom Boat Club of Jacksonville and St. Augustine, Fla., has named Ryan Brunette as its new director of operations.

Brunette, who has served as dockmaster at St. Augustine’s Camachee Island Marina Village since 2014, will directly oversee the day-to-day operations of franchise locations in Jacksonville, Jacksonville Beach, and St. Augustine.

His duties will include hiring and training new crew members, scheduling of dock staff, and as a liaison between the dock and maintenance crew.

He will also schedule maintenance of the club’s fleets and work directly with members on the reservation system, club processes and billing, according to the company.


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