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ST MAARTEN, Dutch Caribbean   January 12, 2012 IGY Marinas announces that Brian Deher, the Director of Marina Operations and Planning for IGY St. Maarten, has been awarded the designation of Certified Marina Manager, bringing the total up to 4 CMMs that comprise the IGY Marina Management Team. Brian also serves as the current president of the St. Maarten Marine Trades Association in addition to coming from a family of marina owners and operators in the Caribbean. 

The full team of CMMs at IGY Marinas now includes:

Kenny Jones, MBE, our EVP Operations
Adam Foster, GM, Rodney Bay Marina, St. Lucia
Kevin Lussier, GM, Yacht Haven Grande, St. Thomas 
Brian Deher, GM, The Yacht Club at Isle de Sol and Simpson Bay Marina, St. Maarten

Per the International Marina Institute, a subsidiary of the Association of Marina Industries, the CMM value statement iterates: “CMMs represent the elite in the marina and recreational boating industry. They value true personal and professional excellence and strive to maintain the highest levels of ethical and moral conduct in their commitment to the marina industry.  CMMs have a deeply-rooted respect for the environment and recognize their role in keeping it safe for boaters and the communities that support them. CMMs are marina professionals who have completed an extensive training and certification process through the globally recognized International Marina Institute (IMI) and embrace the continuance of education and training for themselves and those who work within the marina industry.” Read more here.

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