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IYBA elects 2018 board

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The International Yacht Brokers Association elected four members to its board of directors at its annual meeting Jan. 27 in Fort Lauderdale.

Bob Denison of Denison Yachting, Rob Newton of Superyacht Sales and Charter, and Jeff Stanley of Gilman Yachts were re-elected to two-year terms.

Carmine Galati Sr. of Galati Yacht Sales was newly elected to a two-year term (he previously served on the association’s board from 2005 to 2008).

Remaining on the board are Bob Saxon of Marinemax Charters, Paul Burgess of Princess Yachts, Jeff Partin of Superyacht Sales and Charter, Grant Henderson of Sanlorenzo Americas, Staley Weidman of The Catamaran Co. and Andy Miles of Westport LLC.

“The passion that these men exhibit for the betterment of our industry is without equal,” said Paul Flannery, IYBA president and executive director. “We have big plans for 2018 and this is the right team to get it done.”

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