With a combined 30+ years' experience booking luxury charters of fully crewed yachts, our staff has qualified for membership in the Florida Yacht Brokers Association (FYBA), the Charter Yacht Brokers Association (CYBA), the American Yacht Charter Association (AYCA), and the Mediterranean Yacht Brokers Association (MYBA). These associations have stringent requirements for admission and performance standards, and we are proud to have satisfied the criteria for many years.
Janet co-founded our company under the auspices of personal attention and exceptional service, which she had practiced in professional marketing roles for many national and international organizations. She has worked on marketing leadership and electronic commerce initiatives since the internet's inception. Janet first entered the marine industry as a Vice President tasked with managing online marketing strategies and growing partnerships. Janet has many years' experience helping her clients plan fully crewed luxury charters around the world. With a large set of repeat clients she certainly fits the description of "a proven charter broker". She was one of the first USA based yacht brokers accepted for membership in MYBA; she is also a member of AYCA, CYBA, and FYBA.
Patty initially moved to Florida to become Membership Manager for the exclusive clientele of the exclusive Ocean Reef Club in North Key Largo, Florida after having been a coordinator at a large corporate organization. She then became involved in the frenetic energy of Ft. Lauderdale's megayacht charter business where she managed a fleet of high end yachts that traveled from the Bahamas to the South Pacific. Patty's passion for life extends to the clients she aids in arranging their dream vacations, this shows in how many call her to book a repeat vacation! Patty acknowledges that every client has different desires and that the perfectly matched yacht and crew can meet those needs in pleasantly surprising ways. Patty is bilingual (English and Spanish), a member of FYBA, and she serves on the board of CYBA.