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Robert S. Walker ’53

Owner and Chairman | Ocean Marine Yacht Center


  • B.S., Maine Maritime Academy, 1953 (E)

Career Highlights:

  • Owner and Chairman, Ocean Marine Yacht Center, Ocean Marine, L.L.C., Portsmouth, Virginia
  • Owner/President and C.E.O., Marine Hydraulics International, Inc., Norfolk, Virginia
  • Owner/President, Banda Enterprises, San Juan, Puerto Rico
  • Chief Engineer, American Marine and Machinery Company, Inc., Nashville, Tennessee
  • Assistant Chief Engineer, Hyde Division, Bath Iron Works
  • Head, Missile Handling and Deck Machinery Test Section, Bethlehem Steel, Quincy, Massachusetts

Distinguished Service:

  • American Society of Naval Engineers
  • American Society for Testing and Materials
  • South Tidewater Association of Ship Repairers, Past President
  • Hampton Roads Maritime Association
  • National Association of Manufacturers
  • National Contract Management Association
  • National Federation of Independent Businesses
  • Tidewater Maritime Training Institute, Past President