National Marine Representatives Association names new officers, board members

(GURNEE, Ill.) — The National Marine Representatives Association (NMRA) has elected its officers and board members to head the organization in 2015-2016. Two new officers and two new board members joined its leadership group.

Rob Gueterman of GSW & Associates in Tampa, Fla., was elected NMRA president, and Keith LaMarr of Macaroni Marketing in Watsonville, Calif., is vice president. Neal Trombley of Gulf Atlantic Marketing in North Fort Myers, Fla., is the new treasurer and Clayton Smith of Waters & David in Fairview, Texas, will serve as secretary. Brandon Flack of Atlantic Marketing Co. in Stonington, Conn., is the current past president.

Gueterman is the third in his family to serve as NMRA president. His father Ron held this role from 1992-1994 and his brother Jeff from 2009-2010.

New to the NMRA board are Patrick Churchman of Midwest Outdoor Marketing in Camdenton, Mo.; Scott Kolodny of ComMar Sales in Charlotte, N.C.; and Paul Rieger Jr. of William F. Miller & Associates in Nashville, Tenn. They will serve three-year terms and join current board members Craig Coatney of Coatney Sales in Fremont, Ind., Jim Cressy of Cressy Marketing in Mishawaka, Ind., and John Miklovis of North Star Sales in Northbrook, Ill.

Contact National Marine Representatives Association, P.O. Box 360, Gurnee, IL 60031; (847) 662-3167; fax (847) 336-7126;;

By Professional Mariner Staff