Marinemax Board Members Make Waves in the Boating Industry

Dr. Rebecca White
Dr. Rebecca White
Evelyn Follit
Evelyn Follit

Kudos are in order for two Board of Director members of MarineMax, the Clearwater, FL-headquartered largest recreational boat and yacht retailer in the nation, which also operates MarineMax Vacations in Tortola, British Virgin Islands. Evelyn Follit and Dr. Rebecca White were named among the 2019 Most Influential Corporate Board Directors by WomenInc. WomenInc. is a leading business magazine reporting on women’s successes and achievements in business. 

“The entire board is proud and pleased that both Evelyn Follit and Dr. Rebecca White have been named as two of WomenInc. Magazines Most Influential Corporate Board Members,” says Brett McGill, MarineMax’s president and chief executive officer. “Their combined intellect and extensive experience have proven invaluable to our board and its members.”

Follit, who lives in Naples, FL, is the president of Follit Associates, a corporate technology and executive assessment consulting firm. White is the Walter Chair of Entrepreneurship, Professor of Entrepreneurship & Director of the John P. Lowth Entrepreneurship Center at the University of Tampa. www.marinemax.com

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Carol M. Bareuther, RD, is a St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands based marine writer and registered dietitian.