Carl Straw has had 20 years experience in marketing, sales management, project management and general corporate management in the computer industry and 22 years of experience in the marina industry as owner of Professional Marine Associates, Inc and Professional Marine Realty LLC. These 2 companies provide services of marina realty, general marina consulting, marina design and retrofit, marina management, construction management, marina marketing and owners representation services. As a high achiever, his goal is to have total credibility with each customer, prospect and employee while meeting or exceeding his client’s business goals.

Worldwide clients have ranged from major corporations to individual developers and operators. Projects have been located from Europe, to the Caribbean, to Mexico and to Singapore in addition to a wide range of U.S. clients.

Carl earned a BA degree in Business and Marketing from The George Washington University as well as an AA Engineering degree from West Virginia University. He was a Charter member of the International Marina Institute (now the AMI), past president of the Marine Council, past chairman of the Marinas & Boatyard Division of the Marine Council, past Commodore of the Coconut Grove Sailing Club as well as a member of the Florida Marine Industries Association. He has written articles for the Marine Business Journal, Marina World and Marina Dockage.

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