- The Crew
Ahoy! WELCOME ABOARD!
Meet Our Magnificent Crew:
Chuck | OWNER
Captain of the crew for over 27 years, Chuck is well versed in both power and sailboats. He's known locally and abroad for his wit and welcoming personality!
SALES MANAGER | USED GEAR PURCHASING | Dave
After 20 years at Sailorman, Dave is a wealth of knowledge for anything marine related. In addition to selling, Dave is our used gear buyer.
Heather | GENERAL MANAGER
Home school mother of 4 rambunctious boys, you need a good roll of the dice to catch Heather at her desk (Hint: try using email). Being the boss' daughter does have perks, you know!
CELEBRATION MANAGER | Hattie
Hattie voluntarily takes care of our employee birthday celebrations, cooks amazing hot dogs at our events, makes sure that the gears are fully operational aboard our ship, brings us our bird and makes sure that our captain is happy and presentable.
John | OPERATIONS MGR. | USED GEAR RECEIVING
John wears two distinctly different hats... whether it's the day to day operations of the store and staff or the grueling task of tagging all the incoming used gear, John's corporate and yachting community history keep Sailorman running in tip-top shape.
SHIPPING | Elkin
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Elkin is our resident magician... he skillfully does the unimaginable by shipping just about anything, anywhere. Davits to New Zealand, watermakers to Iceland... no problemo!
Jeff | PURCHASING | PARTS COUNTER
Affectionately known as "Adaptos", Jeff can be found among the thousands of odds & ends behind the counter on the east side of the store. Searching for that "hard-to-find" part? Odds are Jeff knows right where it lie.
PARTS DEPARTMENT | Jerry
Retired university dean / physics professor Jerry found Sailorman to be the perfect spot to spend some of his post-career days. Let his years of sailing and academic knowledge assist you in your boating adventures.
Michael | SALES | USED GEAR
Michael is skilled in a wide variety of nautical related fields from an underwater commercial welder to building his own 43' steel hulled sloop, S/V Iron Dragon, from scratch. He recently downsized and looks forward to enjoying his 26' Cape Dory, Orion.
ACCOUNTING | Amanda
Desiree | RECEIVING
Desiree has the important task of tracking our incoming inventory, updating the systems, organizing special orders and making sure that our shelves are stocked with everything that our seafarers need.
ONLINE STOREFRONT MANAGER | Joette (Jojo)
This gal spreads her positive energy throughout the store while making sure that our online store shelves are well stocked, inventory is photographed and operational!
Angie | SEO | VIRTUAL SUPPORT | RANDOM THINGS DEPT.
COMPLAINT DEPARTMENT | Mockie
Mockie is a 17 year old blue & gold macaw with an attitude. He's great to look at and talk to, but please don't touch!