MAY 2019 • FOGHORN 19 FOGHORNFOCUS: HUMAN RESOURCES point person in the region where the Bernsteins operate BB Riverboats, which launched its first cruise in March 1980 on the Betty Blake, a 400- passenger sternwheeler leased from PVA Vessel member Gateway Clipper Fleet in Pittsburgh, PA. Today, the Belle of Cincinnati is BB Riverboats’ flagship vessel. Bernstein got in touch with David Orange and offered a new a SOS experi- ence: a dinner cruise on the Ohio River. “After I attended that first SOS event, I wanted to help,” said Bernstein. “So, I volunteered our family’s operation as a venue for other families to have the same kind of experience I had, sur- rounded by other people who understand what it means to be a Gold Star family member. Our vessel, the Belle of Cincinnati, is where the families gather and enjoy a cruise on the Ohio River.” Terri Bernstein looks on as participants of a SOS cruise remember fallen soldiers. WORLD CLASS VESSEL DESIGN HIGH VALUE SHIPYARD SUPPORT TRUSTED OWNER AGENT BMT provided engineering and technical support for Golden Gate Ferries in the repower and refurbishments of the Spaulding-class ferries M.S. MARIN, M.S. SONOMA, and M.S. SAN FRANCISCO Contact us at 703-920-7070 or