Fueled by more than 20 years of marketing management experience, Margriet joined the North American team of Jeanneau/Prestige in early 2016. As a senior level strategist and results-driven leader, she is actively engaged in the latest marketing and media trends. She leads all North American strategic marketing, communication, and special event initiatives for Jeanneau's sailboat and powerboat divisions, as well as, the company's motor yacht division, Prestige.
Prior to joining Jeanneau/Prestige, she worked for a select group of agencies who represented brands in the luxury goods and services market.
Margriet received the TWIN Award in 2015. TWIN is the premier awards event for professional women in the Mid-Atlantic and is a highly respected distinction. Honorees are selected for their exceptional vision, contributions, accomplishments, and leadership excellence within their organizations and their community. Margriet was recently appointed to the Marine Marketers of America Board of Directors. Margriet graduated from Lynchburg College with a B.A. in Marketing. A life-long sailor/boater, she lives in Annapolis, Maryland and is a member of the Annapolis Yacht Club.