Dee Kraley has joined the charter management team of Hill Robinson USA as a senior charter manager in the Fort Lauderdale office. She brings more than 20 years of experience in the yachting industry, according to a company press release.
Kraley was a Merrill Lynch commodity broker before she began a yachting career. She worked for years as a chief stew on charter yachts from 60 feet to more than 200 feet, and traveled throughout the Mediterranean, Caribbean, Bahamas and New England. In 1996, she was recruited to work shoreside in the charter division of Bob Saxon & Associates.
“I am thrilled to add Dee to our growing US team,” stated Barrett Wright, president of Hill Robinson USA. “Her extensive experience and immense industry knowledge is invaluable for the growth of Hill Robinson on the US charter market.”