The Michigan Restaurant Association
(MRA) has named three new directors to its state-wide board: C. Ronald Dufina
of Mackinac Island, Barrie Borovsky of Detroit, and Craig Bickley of Birmingham.
..."I feel honored to be elected to the Michigan Restaurant Association Board of Directors," said Dufina, founder and President of Balsam Shops, Inc.; Mackinac Island Hospitality, Inc.; HRD, Inc.; and Island Leasing, Inc.
"The variety of hospitality businesses I operate has given me the opportunity to understand many aspects of the hospitality industry as a whole.I welcome the opportunity to share my experience as a Michigan Restaurant Association
board member." Dufina
oversees the direct day-to-day operations and legal activities for some of Mackinac Island's
most popular establishments including eight souvenir and gift shops, a hotel, restaurant and lounge and a fast food restaurant.He resides on Mackinac Island and has been a board member for the North Country Bank and Trust, and the Mackinac Island Chamber of Commerce.