SMMTA annual general meeting

On May 15,the SMMTA held it’s annual general meeting. The following topics were discussed: President’s address, season in review, Marketing initiatives, financial review and youth sailing programs. The new Board was also appointed.

The board for the upcoming year consists of:

Brian Deher, Island Global Yachting, President

Lorraine Talmi, The Wired Sailor, Vice President

Valeska Luckert, Palapa Marina, Secretary

Michael Ferrier, Napa Auto, Truck and Marine

Robbie Ferron, Budget Marine

Karimah Laurent, BWA Yachting

Mark Mingo, Harbor Group of Companies

Jesse Peterson, Yacht Club Port De Plaisance

Garth Steyn, Aquamania Adventures


We look forward to another productive year and specifically expanding exposure for our Destination and our youth sailing initiatives. 


Please note that the 2014 Marine Trade Directory is being put together. This is distributed at boat shows world wide and through out the island. The directory highlights all that the island has to offer from beaches, shopping, spas, restaurants to yachting facilities and services as well as practical information such as bridge times, safety tips and emergency numbers. If any companies are interested in membership or advertising please contact in**@sm***.com for details. The deadline to confirm inclusion in the directory is June 15th, artwork is due no later than July 15th"