Martin without a Martin

john of MT
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Since its founding (I think) in the 1830's[u],[/u] Martin Guitar doesn't have a Martin at the top of the company...

C.F. Martin & Co. appoints new CEO

Martin Guitar history...

The new CEO seems to have a strong business background and, better yet, appears to be a bit of a guitar nerd....

New Martin Guitar CEO succeeds family leader

"It takes a lot of devotion and work, or maybe I should say play, because if you love it, that's what it amounts to. I haven't found any shortcuts, and I've been looking for a long time."
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Interesting. Thanks John

[u]Guitars:[/u] 2014 PRS Santana, 2013 PRS Paul's, 2009 PRS Hollowbody, 1972 Gibson ES-325, 2012 Fender Strat American Standard, 2012 Yamaha Pacifica, Martin M-36, Martin 000-15M, Seagull S6 Classic[br][u]Amps:[/u] Fender Blues Junior III, Boss Eband JS-10, Line 6 POD 500X, Quilter Microblock 45

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