The International Propeller Club Elects C. James Patti As International President

Fairfax, VA — The International Propeller Club of the United States elected Mr. C. James Patti as its new International President at its 95th Convention and Port President’s meeting. As International President, Mr. Patti will serve as the Chief Executive Officer and lead the business and affairs of the Club and its 70 port chapters worldwide. Mr. Patti succeeded Niels Aalund of Houston, Texas, as International President, who stated “Jim Patti’s broad experience, maritime contacts, and devotion to the Propeller Club will profoundly enhance our organization.” Also elected were Mrs. Maria Conatser of Nashville as First Vice President and Treasurer, Mr. Philippe de Gauw of Heusy, Belgium as Second Vice President, Mr. Costis Frangoulis of Piraeus, Greece as Third Vice President, and Mr. Pat Patrick of New Orleans as International Secretary.