The International Superyacht Society (ISS) has announced the elected members for the Board of Directors and Past Presidents council for the period 2014-2017.
For the current year, and based on a democratic voting system, ISS members have awarded eight board positions for the next three years term.
Representing global interests, both the ISS Executive Committee and Board of Directors are well represented. Three members of the Executive Committee are based full-time in Europe, two full-time in the U.S. and one with home and business interests in both regions. For the general Board, eight members are based in Europe and 16 in the United States.
The ISS Executive Committee was elected by the Board of Directors during its Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show Board Meeting.
Executive Committee: 3-Year Term, concluding 31 December 2014
The following list includes members elected by the Board, one year at a time, with a maximum term of three years
Ken Hickling, Awlgrip Paint, President
Dieter Jaenicke, Viking Recruitment Limited, Vice President
Bransom Bean, Fine Focus, Treasurer
Rob Carron, Marsh, Secretary
Norma Trease, Salamanca Marine, Board Representative
Bob Saxon, International Yacht Collection, Past President
ISS Board of Directors (2014-2017: 3-year term)
Erin Ackor, Moore & Company
Danielle Butler, Hill Betts & Nash
Gary DeSanctis, Active Interest Media
Andrew Doole, Show Management
Michele Leung, Marsh
Roberta Sabatini, CRN
JP Shipman, Northrop & Johnson
Derik Wagner, MTN
2013-2016: 2 of 3-year term remaining
AJ Anderson, Wright Maritime Group
Jill Bobrow, Jill Bobrow Associates LLC
Rob Carron, Marsh Insurance
Paul Madden, Paul Madden Associates
Michele Flandin, Oceanco
Gary Groenewold, Westrec Marinas
Isabelle Huet, Blohm + Voss Shipyards GmbH
Dieter Jaenicke, Viking Recruitment Ltd.
2012-2015: 1 of 3-year term remaining
Bransom Bean, Fine Focus
Dorien Bilterijst, Moonen Shipyards
Diane Byrne, MegayachtNews.com
Simon Harvey, N2
Sylke auf dem Graben, Lürssen
Michael Moore, Moore & Co.
Ward Setzer, Setzer Design Group/Impulse Yachts
John D. Venables, Naiad Dynamics
Past Presidents Council
Ray Carrell, MTU
Lance Cushion, Ad-Vantage, Ltd.
Richard Hein, VegaYachts
Mark Masciarotte, DSG Associates
Joe Purtell, Interlux Paints
Bob Saxon, International Yacht Collection
Doug Sharp, Douglas Sharp Yacht Design