About Us

Our Mission


As an affiliate of the Empire State Trades Association, the   HVMTA works to enhance the boating industry through its members with


·         National, State and Local networking


·           Professional Lobbying and Representation with the

            New York State Legislature


·         Technical Information, Training and Services


The H. V. M. T. A. also serves as custodians of the Hudson River and is dedicated to educating the public in areas of pollution control, environmental awareness and the protection of public access.


The 2017 Board of Directors


George Samalot - President

Gabe Capobianci - Vice-President

Ginny Difiorio - Secretary

Walter Garschagen - Treasurer

Paul Kesick - Board Member

Mike Difiorio - Board Member

Charles Gruetzner - Board Member