Industry Veteran Art Jeffries Joins Fairwinds & Freedom Team

Annapolis, MD, January 10, 2019 --( Carefree Boat Dealership of Fairwinds Marina and Freedom Boat Club of Maryland & DC is proud to announce the newest addition, Sales Director Art Jeffries, to their team.

Jeffries has over 30 years of experience in the Marine Industry. He brings a powerful mix of retail experience as a boat dealership owner and general manager, coupled with his wholesale experience in Regional & National Sales Manager capacities for boat manufacturers. Jeffries will assume responsibilities for guidance of the existing Club & Boat Sales efforts and customer experiences, growing both well in to the future.

“Freedom Boat Clubs are an innovation and industry leader in the Boat Club Membership Space” Jeffries said. “It is my focused direction to expand the success of Freedom Boat Club’s first 4 years through development of additional Club sales and marketing efforts in concert with boat sales functions.” “Having been in the boat industry this long is completely rewarding since really we are selling Fun and long lasting family memories.”

Founded in 1959, Fairwinds Marina has been a pillar of the Chesapeake Bay boating community for generations. Since taking the helm in 2013, JoAnna & Larry expanded Fairwinds Marina’s offerings to build your destination for complete marine care on the Magothy River. The Father-Daughter team added Carefree Boat Dealership for new & used boat sales, as well as Freedom Boat Club, to fulfil their mission to share their love for boating by making safe hassle-free boating as accessible as possible to the Maryland & DC market.

Freedom Boat Club is the oldest and largest membership-based boat club in North America, with over 175 clubs in the United States & Canada. Freedom Boat Club of Maryland & DC currently has 6 locations including Annapolis, Cape St Claire, Deale, Baltimore Harbor, Middle River, and The Yards DC. Additional locations will be opening in Spring 2019.

Carefree Boat Dealership of Fairwinds Marina is Annapolis’s premium small boat dealer, featuring brands including Campion, Glastron, Manitou. Freedom Boat Club of Maryland & DC offers unlimited access to those same brands with their impeccably maintained fleet of 18-24’ boats that are all 3 years old or newer. With the addition of Art Jeffries, Larry & JoAnna are excited to increase their ability to share the joys of boating with individuals & families throughout Maryland & DC.

To learn more about Carefree Boat Dealership & Freedom Boat Club, visit or call 443-458-8047.
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