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Our Team

David Ballard

Broker, Pier One Yacht Sales
Dave has been in the marine industry for over forty years in the Fort Myers area. Originally from Rowayton, CT, he followed in his father's footsteps, who owned a marina in the town. The family…

Tony Burkhart

Broker, Pier One Yacht Sales
Tony’s background is in sales and marketing and he has been boating for over 50 years. He has owned numerous boats, both sail and power, and currently owns a 42 ft Grand Banks Trawler. Growing…

Capt. Ralph Bush

Broker, Pier One Yacht Sales
Ralph has been on the water, in some form, all his life. He grew up around the lakes and rivers of Missouri, Arkansas and Oklahoma. A move to Florida allowed him to spend time sailing…

Gary Butler

Broker, Pier One Yacht Sales
Gary's passion for boating began during his college days as a sailing and canoeing instructor at his local Scout camp. He has been on the water ever since. He spent his entire career with the…

Daryl Hall

Broker, Pier One Yacht Sales
Daryl Hall has been a professional yacht broker in SW Florida for over 12 years and is very knowledgeable of boating from the Sarasota area waters south through Fort Myers. Daryl has a passion for…

Turk Hemseri

Broker, Pier One Yacht Sales
Turk is a licensed USCG Captain. His love affair with boats began in the mid 1970’s. At that time, he owned a 19′ bowrider and eventually graduated to a 45′ aft cabin “live aboard,” owning…

Steve Hugo

Broker, Pier One Yacht Sales
As a native of Portland Maine, Steve moved to St. Petersburg Beach at the beginning of his high school years; he then graduated New Hampshire College with a B.S in Business Administration after which he…

Mike Kelly

Broker, Pier One Yacht Sales
After marrying his high school sweetheart, Mike and his wife moved to Florida to raise their two children. He started his yacht brokerage career as a manager for Underwood Marine in Miami, one of the…

Wayne Lea

Broker, Pier One Yacht Sales
Wayne has been a licensed yacht broker for 15 years but has been boating since his teen years. Wayne’s career in the marine industry began at the age of 19, when he served in Her…

Joe Maggio

Broker, Pier One Yacht Sales
Joe has 40 years experience in building and outfitting custom boats for the world’s most discriminating buyers and avid boaters. Joe Maggio is the former CEO and owner of Salt Shaker Custom Yachts. He offers…

Skip Mansfield

Broker, Pier One Yacht Sales
Skip Mansfield has been in the sailing and boating business most of his lifetime. His working career has spanned work with Mt. Desert Yacht Yard (Maine), Wm. Edgar John Shipyard in Rye (NY), Atlantic Mutual…

Ray Mason

Broker, Pier One Yacht Sales
Ray has been a licensed and bonded yacht broker for over 10 years, specializing in trawlers and motor yachts. As managing partner with SeaAmerica Yacht Sales, he opened and managed the Punta Gorda sales office;…

Frank Strouse

Broker, Pier One Yacht Sales
Frank has been an avid boater for over thirty five years.  Until moving to FL five years ago, his cruising waters were primarily in the Northeast US, during which time he owned and operated various…

Ron Vendegna

Broker, Pier One Yacht Sales
Ron offers his buyers and sellers the benefit of 25-years experience in the boating industry, including 18 years as an executive with the world’s largest marine retailer. He is a seasoned professional with cruising experience…

Jerry Wheeler

Broker, Pier One Yacht Sales
Jerry Wheeler has over 25 years of diverse professional experience in the Marine industry.  In addition to his work for the past 5 years as sales associate with Crown International Yacht Sales, he was a…

Dennis Hartig

Broker, Pier One Yacht Sales
Captain Dennis has lived on the water his entire life, owned and built boats since the age of 14. Having experienced life as a cruiser and a live aboard as well as spending several years…

Rick Abrams

Broker, Pier One Yacht Sales
Rick can be found boating Charlotte Harbor just about every week of the year. His love for boating began early on at his parent’s home in the Hamptons. He has been a boat owner for…

Julio Leal

Broker, Pier One Yacht Sales

Chuck Snyder

Broker, Pier One Yacht Sales
Chuck has been a power boater for over 50 years. He is a Past Commodore of the Ashtabula Sea Rangers Boat Club, Past Rear Commodore of the Ashtubula Yacht Club,  and was active in the…

Bill Stamp

Broker, PierOne Yacht Sales
Bill Stamp has been into power boating since he was 16 years old, navigating the waters of the Great Lakes from Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Born in Canada, now with dual citizenship, he has called Florida…

Mike Gwinn

Broker, Pier One Yacht Sales
Originally from the Harrisburg, Pennsylvania area, Mike enlisted in the United States Marine Corps straight out of high school as an 0311 Infantry Marine.  While in training Mike was selected to join the Security Force…