Matt grew up boating in Michigan and Florida. Those experiences fueled his lifelong passion for the marine world. While in high school and college, he worked at a local marina in sales and service and as a captain. Matt also worked on commercial ships during his time at the Great Lakes Marine Academy. He ended up pursuing a degree in Naval Architecture at the University of Michigan.
With degree in hand and his enthusiasm for water sports, Matt landed a job with Mastercraft Boat Company. He was on the design team as a Naval Architect and earned quite a few design patents.
The last five years Matt spent with HCB Yachts, and he was a crucial part in the design and success of the 65 Estrella. He built relationships with every customer and did what it took to make sure they had the best experience possible. This, along with his sales and product knowledge earned him an unbelievable reputation in the marine industry.
Matt has extensive experience captaining in the Great Lakes, Florida and Caribbean. He also spent time running yachts in the Mediterranean and Middle East. Matt’s knowledge and experience in the marine industry gives him the opportunity to serve his clients in a unique way. This approach continues to foster his long lasting relationships.
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Years Marine Manufacturing and Design Experience
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U of M Naval Architecture