MarineMax has named Brett McGill as president, effective October 1, 2017. McGill has been the boat retailer’s chief operating officer since October 1, 2016. He will assume the title previously held by Bill McGill, chairman and CEO.

Brett McGill has also served as MarineMax’s executive vice president of operations since October 2015 and executive vice president of west operations since May 2012. McGill has worked for MarineMax since 1998 and has held various positions within the company.

"Brett McGill’s promotion to president and chief operating officer is in recognition of his contributions that have made MarineMax the industry leader that it is today,” said Joe Watters, board member and the chairman of MarineMax’s Nomination and Corporate Governance Committee.

"Brett’s passion for the industry, his specific skillsets and his ability to build successful teams have been evident throughout his career. We are confident that his experience, leadership skills and knowledge will serve MarineMax well as he assumes his increased responsibilities as president.”