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About Barletta

Meet the Team

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Jeff Haradine, President

Jeff has spent most of his professional career in the retail boating industry. After graduating from Arizona State University with a degree in Construction Engineering, he moved home to Elkhart, IN, and opened WakeSide Marine in 2002. WakeSide Marine has been a Boating Industry Top 100 Dealership for several years and is a regular on the sales achievement lists. Jeff has served on the board for the Marine Retailers Association of the Americas (MRAA) since 2010.

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Mike Kloska, Chief Operations Officer

Mike has over 25 years of manufacturing experience including 4 years of experience in public accounting where he earned his CPA certification (1999). He served as CFO for Middlebury Hardwood Products (2000-2009) and most recently was the VP of Operational Efficiencies (2011-2012) and then VP of Finance (2012-2017) for Crossroads RV. Mike received his Bachelor of Business Administration in Accountancy from the University of Notre Dame (1996).

Jeff Roth, Vice-President of Marketing

Jeff brings a well-rounded and expansive skill set to Barletta Boat Company with over 15 years of marine industry experience. Most recently, as Director of Marketing for Godfrey Marine, Jeff was a key participant in all facets of the Hurricane Deck Boat and Godfrey Pontoon Boat (Sanpan, Aqua Patio, Sweetwater) operations including product development, market research, pricing, promotion, graphic design, brand strategy and messaging, digital advertising and social media, dealer communications, and dealer training.

Mike Chlebek, Vice-President of Operations

Mike’s previous experience includes seven years with Godfrey Marine operating in a variety of key management capacities. A quick learner, ultra-competitive, and always up for a challenge, Mike was tasked with increasing operating efficiencies and process improvements in the quality control, customer service, purchasing and engineering functions. Mike earned his B.S. degree in Organizational Leadership and Supervision, and his Master’s degree in Industrial Technology from Purdue University.

Troy Becktel, Vice-President of Customer Experience

Troy brings a long career of high-level retail and customer service leadership from one of the largest recreational retailers, as well as respected manufacturers. In his off-time, Troy coaches a junior football team. Those of you that know him will appreciate how fortunate we are to have him join our team. We couldn’t be more pleased to welcome Troy to the Barletta family as we continue to develop the best Customer Experience team in the boat business.

Scott Wagoner, Regional Sales Manager

Scott brings 20+ years of marine industry experience including sales, customer service, operations, and management. Most recently Scott was employed with a Fortune 200 company as Regional Sales Manager.

Ryan Brandenberger, Regional Sales Manager

Ryan comes to us with tons of sales experience, and an appetite to learn the marine business. In his spare time Ryan spends every day on the water. Living on a local lake, he races sail boats, water skis and enjoys every aspect of boating. We are excited to add his experience and passion for the water to the team.

Chris Stockbridge, Regional Sales Manager

Chris has 10+ years of experience in the sales world including sales in the RV and marine industry, he has spent the last 8 years as a sales manager for JC Tritoon. Chris has a great reputation with marine dealers across the country, we are delighted to have him as a part of the Barletta team!

Chuck Scriven, Regional Sales Manager

Chuck’s background mainly consists of media experience, specifically in Marketing, Advertising and Sponsorship Sales in San Diego.  Chuck’s territory will primarily focus on markets west of the Mississippi. Barletta Pontoon Boats wants to “own the west”, and with Chuck’s help, we’re confident that it’s an attainable goal.

Tony Fenech, Regional Sales Manager

The newest member of the sales team, Tony has spent the last two years learning the in’s and out’s of the business in a Sales Trainee & Marketing Support role.  Tony has quickly developed a rapport with dealer’s and retail customers across the country and will use his time and talents to support the Michigan network of Barletta dealers.  

Josiah Druckenmiller, Director of Product Development

As Barletta Pontoon Boats “keeper of the cool”, Josiah oversees all thing’s product design and development. Amid a long and successful tenure at Bennington Pontoon Boats, Josiah chose to join the team at Barletta in 2020 and since then has elevated the entire Barletta lineup. Josiah’s knowledge of fashion, design and the marine industry has helped Barletta Pontoon Boats create products that turn heads on the water with aesthetic beauty inside and out.