Vice Chair, University of North Carolina System Board of Governors
Randy Ramsey is the founder and president of Jarrett Bay Boatworks, a Beaufort, North Carolina-based company that specializes in the construction of custom sport fishing boats, the repair & sales of all types of marine craft, and the distribution of a wide range of goods & services for the recreational & commercial boating communities at large. Since its inception in 1986, the company has built more than 95 unique sport fishing boats up to 90′ in length and services over 1,000 boats annually at the 175-acre Jarrett Bay Marine Industrial Park. Recipients of many construction and service accolades, Jarrett Bay was most notably named the American Boat Builders & Repairers Association’s (ABBRA) Outstanding National Boat Yard in 2011, and the North Carolina Manufacturers Association (NCMA) Manufacturer of the Year for 2015.
“Put forth the effort, and there’s no way you won’t be successful.”
– Randy Ramsey