As a Yacht Consultant, John brokers New and Pre-Owned cruising vessels. He also provides expert guidance to his clients regardingSailing and the Cruising Lifestyle. A good listener at heart, John is willingto play devil’s advocate to ensure his clients have assessed their options andare purchasing a yacht based upon attributes that are truly important to them.
A US Coast Guard Captain, John has logged over 35,000 mile sat sea running private and charter yachts on the East Coast from as far northas the Canadian Maritimes to as far south as Trinidad and on the West Coast from the Pacific Northwest to Mexico. This time at sea has helped him to honehis knowledge and skills in dealing with Mother Nature’s calm and fury,including squalls and violent thunderstorms. These experiences add to the levelof expertise and passion John provides to clients when selecting theappropriate boat and equipment to fulfill their dreams.
Before becoming a yacht consultant, John was a sales manager/sales executive with two of the top digital printing companies, sellingdigital printing systems to leading A&E, Healthcare, and Educationalinstitutions. In brokering yachts, he most enjoys assisting clients with thediscovery and investigative process to determine which vessel best suits their intendeduse, along with exposing them to a supportive boating community and sailingevents.
“Watching clients realize their dream of embarking on theCruising Lifestyle is a very gratifying experience. I have a myriad of clients who are out sailing the oceans of the world on yachts that I assisted them infinding, designing, and outfitting.” John is a member of the Portland YachtClub - Falmouth, Maine, and the Cinder Creek Yacht Club - Johns Island, SouthCarolina.