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Scott Liebel is the owner and founder of Florida Shoreline.  Scott has over 18 years’ experience as an owner and general manager in residential, commercial, and municipal marine construction projects ranging from simple repairs to million dollar marinas.  Scott holds his certifications and licenses in the following:  State Certified Building Contractor, State Certified Marine Contractor, CHANCE® and Atlas® Systems Certified Installer for helical pilings and resistance piers.  Scott’s knowledge and attention to detail combined with his vast experiences ensures every project will run smoothly, on time, and on budget.

When not working Scott enjoys spending time with his wife and two sons.  In their free time the Liebel’s enjoy fishing, sailing, camping, hunting, sporting clays shooting, various team sports and the outdoors.  Scott is the Vice Commodore of the Sarasota Sailing Squadron and supporter of the Sarasota Youth Sailing Program (SYS).  He has lived in Sarasota for over 30 years and is a Sarasota High School graduate.  After graduating from Rollins College with a degree in Economics he returned to Sarasota to begin his career.

Jay Johnson is the general manager of Florida Shoreline and is also a  CHANCE® and Atlas® Systems Certified Installer for helical pilings and resistance piers.  His experience in marine construction spans over 20 years.  Jay began his career as an owner/operator of Hi-Tide Marine Services in Daytona Beach, Florida.  In the fall of 2011 Jay sold his company and took a position with a prominent marine contractor as their Operations Manager in the Florida Keys.  Jay brings exceptional knowledge and experience to Florida Shoreline with his attention to detail, time management and superior customer relations.

When not working Jay enjoys spending time with family and friends.  His hobbies include boating, golf, fishing and a good college football game.  Jay has lived in Sarasota for over two years.


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