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Meet Mike Silberhorn - ahem, Dick McKee - Creative Awesomeness of Marker Nine

Meet Mike Silberhorn - ahem, Dick McKee - Creative Awesomeness of Marker Nine

If you ask Mike Silberhorn (ahem…that’s Dick McKee to those of you who know him best), he’ll tell you straight: the perfect day starts with easing through Sarah’s Creek on his boat with his feet kicked up, Natty Light in hand (wrapped in a Marker Nine coozie, of course) and wife and three kiddos by his side.

And that’s exactly what Marker Nine is all about…family, laid back, coastal living.

Although born in Radford, VA, Mike was raised in Gloucester, VA, birthplace of Marker Nine the company and the Channel Marker Nine that inspired it all.

His Dad – Dr....


A Fatty Natty in your hand and a Chesapeake Bay breeze at your back. That’s living, ain’t it?

There’s Bud Light, Miller Lite, Michelob Light and Natural Light. That’s a lot of light beer. And we’re only scratching the surface.

But to us – well, if you know Marker Nine and follow us on Facebook, to co-founder Mike Silberhorn - there’s only one choice. Natty Light. Why? It’s like summer time in a bottle. Not heavy, not deep. Light and airy – just what you want as you load up to spend a day on the Chesapeake Bay, on the beach…or just hanging by the fire on a crisp Southern,...