American Magic announces leadership team


American Magic

New York Yacht Club American Magic announce its leadership team as the program continues its investment in top talent and preparation for the 37th America’s Cup.

The leadership appointments reflect a commitment to people who bring deep experience and diverse backgrounds and capabilities developed with lessons learned from the AC36 campaign.

Mike Cazer (Grand Rapids, Mich.) will serve as Chief Executive Officer, leading the overall team, emphasizing building American Magic into a commercially attractive brand, and as the leader in sailing in the United States.

Terry Hutchinson (Annapolis, Md.) will continue as Skipper and President of Sailing Operations.

Scott Ferguson (Jamestown, R.I), who signed with the team last August, will serve as Design Coordinator and lead a design team to bring innovation and cutting-edge technology to our design approach.

Tyson Lamond (Denver, Colo.) steps into a new role this campaign as Chief Operating Officer.

Ben Osborn (Minneapolis, Minn.) continues as American Magic’s Chief Financial Officer.