In early November, Bryan Seti, general manager of sales and marketing, Yamaha WaterCraft Group, was elected chairperson of the Grow Boating Board of Directors during its annual meeting in Chicago. Seti succeeds Joe Lewis, owner and general manager of Mt. Dora Boating Center, who served as chairperson from 2011 through October 2019.
Seti joined Yamaha in 1998 and leads sales and marketing for Yamaha’s jet-powered boat line. Before joining Yamaha, he was director of marketing for Diamondback Bicycles. The purpose of Grow Boating is to identify growth opportunities within the marine industry and champion those opportunities through consumer communications, targeted programs and by developing industry education and resources.