OUR TEAM

Service with Respect and Integrity

RANDY DYKSTRA

Founder / Partner

Territory: Ohio, India and Michigan

Phone: 419.707.0533

Started the agency in 1980 with just one line, an anchor company.  An avid boater and hunter.  Previous board member of NMRA.  Recipient of the honored 2019 Old Pro Award by the National Marine Representatives Association.

Current responsibilities include: servicing key accounts for OEM builders, aftermarket distributors, master dealers.

CHRISTOPHER ARUTA

Managing Partner

Territory: Ohio, Indiana, Michigan & Northern Illinois

Phone: 608.449.0233

An agency member since 2006, Chris enjoyed other facets of the marine industry before joining GLMM.  While attending college, he got the industry bug when he sold boats and worked in the ships store of a NE Ohio Sea Ray dealer.  Soon after he managed a few Boater's World stores in Ohio and Michigan.  Then had the pleasure of managing a WI territory for Land N Sea Dist.  Along this journey, gaining the industry knowledge and relationships needed as an advocate for our vendor partners and guide to our distinguished client's. Board Member of the National Marine Representative Association 2019 and 2020.  Held most posts and current Commodore of the Western Reserve Yacht Club.

Current responsibilities include servicing OEM builders, aftermarket distributors, master dealers and the daily agency operations along side our dedicated office personnel.

BILL GIUS

Associate

Territory: Wisconsin and Minnesota

Phone: 920.375.6036

Bill joined the agency in 2015.  As a marine industry veteran for over three decades, Bill has worked in marketing at Pabst Brewing, Mercury Marine, Kohler Company (marine generators), Turning Point Propellers and iboats.com. He is a contributing writer to Pontoon & Deck Boat Magazine and Great Lakes Boating Magazine.
Bill is a senior, Fond du Lac Yacht Club member and committee member for a local Boy Scouts of America troop and the local Sea Scouts Ship(s) “Eagle 1” (26’ Westerly) and “Eagle 2” (Morgan 27) sailboats along with owning seven other power, paddle or sailboats.  In the aviation world, Bill is a pilot, is involved with EAA Warbirds of America and serves as vice president on the Board of Directors.

DAVID WEBER

Associate

Territory: Missouri, Iowa, Kansas Southern IL and NW Kentucky

Phone: 417.988.6471

David joined our agency in 2020 to co-represent the territory.  A long-time industry veteran who also owns and operates Munzinger & Company since 2017. His experience spans 16 years with Lowe Boats, primarily as Vice-President of Engineering. During his tenure with Lowe, he worked with virtually every manufacturer of parts that produced the boats in the Lebanon Missouri facility. Before joining Lowe, he was Sales and Marketing Manager for the Springfield Marine Company, a manufacturer of boats seats and hardware for OEM and aftermarket accounts.

AMY STONE

Key Account Support / Office Manager

Amy joined the agency in 2019. As a boater and outdoor enthusiast, she is dedicated to engaging her family in everything the great outdoors has to offer.

 
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