January Tenant of the Month: Beverly Morgan of The Wharf Marina

January Tenant of the Month: Beverly Morgan of The Wharf Marina

Every other month, we’re spotlighting one of our tenants here at The Wharf. This month is the wonderfully multi-faceted Beverly Morgan, Marina Director and Retail Manager of The Wharf Marina Outfitters Store. With nearly a decade of leadership at The Wharf Marina under her belt, Bev certainly knows how to run a tight ship. Drop anchor with her for a spell to learn more!

Where were you born and raised?
Water Valley, Mississippi, which is about 20 miles outside of Oxford.

How long has your business been at The Wharf?
The Wharf Marina has been open since 2006 and the Outfitters Store since 2014.

What sort of goods or services do you provide?
Boat slip rental, fuel, and retail merchandise, including Pelagic, ORCA Coolers, K3 Dry Bags, and official Wharf apparel.

What’s the most unusual thing that’s happened to you on the job?
A tornado in January 2017!

Who’s the most noteworthy person that’s shopped at your store?
Brett Eldredge.

What do you love the most about living and working in Orange Beach?
The sunset over the Marina.

What’s your favorite annual event at The Wharf?
The Kids Win Fishing Tournament. I love to see kids enjoying the outdoors!

Other than your own store, what’s your favorite place to shop at The Wharf?
The Bag Lady.

What’s your favorite restaurant at The Wharf?
Villaggio Grille.

When it’s playtime, what’s your favorite activity at The Wharf?
The awesome concerts at the Amphitheater and taking in a movie at the AMC Theatre.

What’s something your customers might not know about your store?
Larry Rackley with Yellowfin Gallery has paintings on consignment available here.

What are some of your favorite hobbies?
Spending time with my children.

What’s your favorite food?

What’s your favorite band/musician?
Dave Matthews.

What’s your favorite movie?
You’ve Got Mail.

If you could spend the day with any celebrity or historical figure (living or dead), who would it be?
Rosa Parks.

If you won the lottery, what would you do with your winnings?
Go hunting in Africa.

Do you have any pets?
Yes, 3 dogs: Debo, Sky, and Brody!

Auburn or Alabama?
Alabama - Rollllllll Tide!


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