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Primary Mailing Address:

  • State Ventures, LLC, 4 Bay Street, Suite D, Berlin, MD 21811

Telephone Numbers:

  • Office Telephone: 410-703-1970 FAX: 866-241-7398

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Ann McGinnis Hillyer
Ann has been with StateVentures since 1999. She graduated from Duke University, but still loves Maryland -- despite their withdrawal from the ACC. She has worked in marketing and strategic planning for decades, starting with an airline out of Dulles Airport. She moved from Annapolis to Berlin, MD to be closer to Ocean City. She splits her work week between the two locations to help clients and visitors get the best information and value out of our sites. She loves a camera and any excuse to use it. She also loves fishing and being out on a boat. Ann has two cool children who love the ocean as much as she does. Contact info:; 410-703-1970
Anthony Towey
Anthony started as a freelancer before being hired as’s Senior Writer and Content Editor. He received his B.A. and Master’s education in American and local history at Salisbury University, where he was a National Honor Society member and intramural softball champion. Prior to working at, he held nearly every position in the restaurant industry and ran a personal webpage/satire blog. When he’s not hunched over his laptop writing about all things Ocean City, or doing hands on research at bars and events, he spends his time exploring the Shore’s best craft beer breweries, watching the Ravens and Orioles, cooking gourmet meals, attempting (unsuccessfully) to improve his golf game, and daydreaming about his favorite holiday, Punkin Chunkin.
Anne grew up in Edinburgh, Scotland, and still has the accent to prove it. She earned her Business degree from the University of Northumbria in Newcastle, England and when she was 21, she bought herself a round the world ticket and spent a year working and traveling across the globe. She came across Ocean City for the first time 20 years ago and shortly after it became her permanent home. Anne has three red headed children (who don’t have Scottish accents) and over the years she has been a stay at home mom, an Ocean City business owner, and has worked at her children’s school. When time allows, Anne still loves to travel. She has been with since September 2014.
Brian Stoehr
Brian Stoehr is the editor of the surf and watersports section, as well as the host of the Inside OC video series. As Ocean City’s only pro-bodyboarder, nobody is more qualified to bring you information on enjoying the ocean. Brian is widely recognized as one of the best all around “water” men of the East Coast (see his qualifications below for proof!). Be sure to check the watersports section often for advice, surf forecasts, safety information, photos, and updates to Brian’s blog. Questions for Brian should be directed to Who is Brian Stoehr: • 2x US National Pro Tour Bodyboard Champion •Past East Coast Pro Tour Champion •Over 13 Years as a professional bodyboarder •Over 20 years as a competitive surfer •Started stand up surfing at age 6 •Known as one of the most successful bodyboarders ever from the east coast of the US •Finished in the top 10 of the Pro tour for last 13 years and currently seated #2 •Stoehr Signature Series boards sold worldwide •Traveled and competed on a professional level all over the world
Mike Durkin
Mike works as an intern for doing a little bit of everything from writing articles to ad design. Mike is also a full time student at Salisbury University, where he studies New Media within the University's Fine Art program. In his free time, Mike likes to take in all the excitement that Ocean City has to offer, especially the downtown boardwalk. Mike has also been skateboarding since he was a young teen and can often be found at the Ocean Bowl Skatepark downtown.
LeAnn is an intern with She's a junior at Pocomoke High School where she balances her time between studying, sports, and various extracurricular activities. A jack of all trades, LeAnn has pursued everything from Youtube and Wattpad to blogging and graphic design. She enjoys Chai tea, bargain shopping, a good book, and all the knowledge the Internet has to offer. In her free time, you can find her reading and relaxing on the beach or scrolling through Tumblr.