The Marine Traders Association of Maryland has elected the followingofficers and directors for 1991:
President, Bob Slaff, Inshore Maritime Group; vice president, John Burgreen, Annapolis Yacht Sales; secretary, Sandy Zimmerman, Turkey Point Marina; and treasurer, Tom Best, Best Associates.
John Burgreen, chairman; Matt Gambrill, Calvert Marina; Mitch Nathanson, The Costal Group; Louis Phipps, Yacht Basin Company; Fred Quimby, Fred Quimby Marine Services; Tom Trainer, McDaniel Yacht Basin.
Board of Directors:
Jim Barthold, Annapolis Boat Shows; Dave Demaree, Demaree Inflatable Boats; Ellen Honey,Chesapeake Bay Magazine; Lance Johnson, SDS Marine Services; John Lipman, Sovran Bank of Maryland; Paul McCoy, Oceana Distributors; Rick Meatyard, Tall Timbers Marina; John Meneely, Past president of MTAM, Shipwright Harbor Marina; David Morrow, Henry Murray Agency; Tim Newell, Fawcett Boat Supplies; Charles Nichols, Ocean City Fishing Center; Raymond Porter, Porters Seneca Park Marina; Troy Pernell, Tepee Enterprises; Tom Colasanto, president, Upper Bay MTA; Bob Palmer, president, Baltimore County MTA; John Roberts, president, St. Mary's CountyMTA; Larry Thomas, president, Anne Arundel County MTA.
Wayne Kosmerl, Council, Baradel, Kosmerl and Nolan, P.A.; Heather Harris, Eastern Shore Yacht Charters and Larry Sims, Maryland Watermans Association.
The MTA represents recreational boating businessthroughout the state in a variety of promotion, legislation, regulation and taxation areas.