Staff

Meet Our Team

Ed Alf III - President

Ed Alf III

President
Ed grew up boating in Michigan during the summer. Ed III and his father, Ed Sr., purchased Flerlage Marine dba Sea Ray of Cincinnati and Sea Ray of Louisville in 1993. When time permits, Ed III enjoys boating with his wife, Debbie, and their three children. Ed is a graduate of St. Xavier High School, Duke University and received his MBA from the University of North Carolina.
Dave Pearson - Finance Manager

Dave Pearson

Finance Manager
Dave began boating many years ago and became hooked when he took his first ride in a 16' runabout with a 115 Mercury outboard motor. Since then, he has worked in Sea Ray dealerships in Arizona, California and Ohio. Dave has almost 40 years of dealership experience. He currently lives in Anderson Township with his wife, Connie.
Jim Wallace - Sales Consultant

Jim Wallace

Sales Consultant
Jim started in the marine business at the age of 7, working as a fourth generation employee of his family's marine dealership on Indian Lake. After graduation from Ohio State University in 1984, he moved to Cincinnati and opened a second location specializing in the sale of larger cruisers and motoryachts. He has been with Sea Ray of Cincinnati since January 2006 and says that he truly enjoys working with such a great group of people that are truly committed to boating. When he is not on the water, Jim enjoys tinkering with cars and spending quality time with his wonderful daughter, Brooke.
Gary Daniels - Sales Consultant

Gary Daniels

Sales Consultant
Gary was introduced to boating at an early age by his grandparents on the Ohio River. Gary has over 18 years of experience in the marine industry. A passion for boats is what got him started in the business. Gary has owned several boats from an 18' 4 cylinder to 30' twin engine performance boats. If you boat on the Ohio you have probably seen Gary and his family out on the water. Gary is easy to work with and very down to earth. He is a graduate of Archbishop Moeller High School and he is the father of two young boys. Gary, his wife and their boys spend their free time out on the water and riding four wheelers.
John Strietmann - Sales Consultant

John Strietmann

Sales Consultant
John began boating in Leland, Michigan at an early age with a Crosby powered by a 5 horsepower Mercury outboard. In 1987 he purchased his first boat, a Sea Ray, from Flerlage Marine (now Sea Ray of Cincinnati). John has eight years of experience in the marine industry and enjoys spending his free time on the water and on the golf course. A life-long Cincinnati resident, John maintains close ties to his alma maters, St. Xavier High School and Xavier University. John is the father of three children, all of whom he introduced to boating, skiing and fishing at an early age. His kids, continue to maintain their passions for each of these activities today.
Jeff Edler - Sales Consultant

Jeff Edler

Sales Consultant
Jeff’s love of boating started at the age of 5 when his parents bought their first Sea Ray here at the dealership. This was the driving factor in Jeff's desire to join the team at Sea Ray of Cincinnati in 2008. He purchased his first boat while still in school at Xavier University and he has owned several boats since. Today, Jeff enjoys boating with his wife, Heather, and daughter, Riley, every chance they get as well as hanging out on the water with his customers. He loves to wakesurf/ wakeboard and share his interest in those activities with others. Jeff enjoys educating his customers on the technology and innovation available in our new boats as well as getting them in the water on a board behind them. Jeff has a true passion for Supra/ Moomba wakeboard boats as well as Scarab Jet Boats and is the brand manager for these three brands at Sea Ray of Cincinnati but also sells our other brands or new/ used boats