The Propeller Club of the United States comes Ticino
The new Lugano Chapter, boasting 27 members initially, had its first General Meeting that was chaired by Michel’Angelo Piccinini as president
The Propeller Club Lugano had its first General Meeting that was chaired by Michel’Angelo Piccinini as president, and by Thomas Schwenke as vice president.
As many as 21 members (out of 27 in total) were attending, including 3 travelling on purpose from London, Hamburg and Zug.
The president made official the admission of the association to the International Propeller Clubs of the U.S. that formally communicated its endorsement on the past 19 November 2018.
The association is now up and running under the name of Propeller Club Port of Lugano.
In accordance to the determinations taken upon the set-up of the association, the existing board members presented the list of candidates willing to enter the board to support the Propeller Club Lugano.
The 6 candidates have been elected with unanimous consent and have now joined the board, that it is now composed as follows: Paola Bazzana (Coeclerici Commodities), Giovanni Marchelli (Coeclerici Commodities), Marco Passalia (Enet Energy), Gabriella Reccia (Nova Marine Carriers), Edoardo Tassinari (Bravo Tankers) e Giandomenico Dormio (Simpson Spence Young), with Paola Cuzzilla (Lawgical) as Secretary.
The president informed that a board meeting will be called soon to either seek confirmation of his appointment or open new election to appoint a new president within the board members in charge. During the meeting it will be planned and scheduled the Propeller Club Lugano activity for 2019 as well as the membership campaign.
After the General Meeting was closed members and few selected guests then joined for the drinks and social session scheduled that lasted much more expected, reaching the remarkable hour of 1.00
a.m., when members were gently invited to leave by the staff.