Our Brokerage Staff
Our Team consists of licensed and bonded Broker Sales professionals, plus support staff. These individuals were selected because of their experience, level of education, personality, and high level of personal integrity. Take an opportunity to review their resumes, so you can get to know the Team Members of Stuart Yacht Sales that will be assisting you.
Bill Watson - CPYB — As Owner/Manager of STUART YACHT SALES and a third generation yachtsman, Bill has enjoyed boating all his life. He has sailed everything from Penguins and International 505’s to a 45’ Midnight Lace cruising yacht. He and his wife, Barbara, have cruised from the New England waters to the Bahamas.
Living most of his life in New England selling to the Fortune 500, he brings his professional consultative selling and organizational skills to the marine industry. His integrity, knowledge and passion for boating have positioned him to develop the necessary processes and methodologies to enable Stuart Yacht Sales to be successful. Bill is a Certified Professional Yacht Broker.
Bill enjoys golfing and restoring his classic 1975 Jaguar XK6C.
Captain Bruce Witt - Bruce was formerly associated with Bartram & Brakenhoff Yacht Brokerage/Ft. Lauderdale, headed by the late David Lacz. A 100-ton Master Mariner with Sail endorsement, Bruce has spent most of his adult life with a series of charter certified passenger sailboats in mid-coast Maine, the Florida Keys and Ft. Lauderdale. He has delivered boats trans-Atlantic, East Coast US and the Caribbean.
Bruce has many customers, who've become friends, dating back to the mid-80's when he helped set up the yacht brokerage at Daytona Marina. Currently he enjoys cruising his classic 1969 Bertram Moppie and twin cockpit Alsberg runabout.
Barbara Watson — Barbara brings her administrative and bookkeeping skills to Stuart Yacht Sales. She also provides her yacht decorating touches to those listings of Stuart Yacht Sales which require the "Boat Show" look. She coordinates all functions of the various Boat Shows that Stuart Yacht Sales attends. Barb accomplishes all Marina billing, A/R, A/P, and Payroll, along with the myriad of yacht closing paperwork, and escrow account management.
Gregg & Nancy Burdick — Gregg and Nancy founded Stuart Yacht Sales in 1976 to best serve the boating community. Their service facility, Stuart Yacht Builders, built a line of SYB yachts, and the first two Tom Fexas designed Midnight Laces.
Along with his wife Nancy and a first rate team, they built Stuart Yacht Builders to be the premier yacht service facilty on the east coast of Florida. Gregg and Nancy continue to run Stuart Yacht Builders with their fine tradition.
Gregg continues his affiliation with Stuart Yacht Sales as a valued advisor and Broker, and on the Board of Directors.
Susan Starr -
Susan brings over 25 years of marketing and advertising professional experience to her role as Stuart Yacht Sales Support team members. She has enjoyed recreational boating and fishing all her life in Connecticut and South Florida. She is excited to be back in the boating business and to be a member of the sales support staff at Stuart Yacht Sales.