Short and simple; I love the water. No matter what vessel or activity on the water. My passion lies with safe and proficient operation of the vessel I am operating; power or sail.
Captained over 90 vessels from 12' to 112' (list available upon request) both power and sail, Sportfish to Sport Yacht, Trawler, Performance Sailboat to Classic Schooners, Center Consoles and everything in between. Have been fulltime captain aboard an 84' 2001 Sunseeker (2013-1014) and a 63' 2013 Marquis (2013-Present). Logged over 15,000 NM in open water (Gulf/Atlantic), inland waterways, ICW, and Northern Caribbean Islands.
Dockmaster, 09/2010 to 05/2013 The Wharf Marina – 4673 Wharf Parkway Orange Beach, AL. 36561 Management of all Marina Employees Management of $150,000 Fuel Inventory Management of $1,400,000 Sea Wall Rehabilitation Oversaw $225,000 Scheduled Electrical Maintenance Instrumental in the development of the Blue Marlin Grand Championship, The Wharf Boat and Yacht Show. Immaculate Record in Customer Service. Developed new process for employee evaluation which resulted in marked performance improvements. Achieved 22% Occupancy increase in 18 months. Maintained Immaculate Safety Record. Owner/Operator, 01/2010 to Present High Seas Marine, LLC. – 211 West 13th Avenue Gulf Shores, AL. 36542 Private Captaining on Yachts up 100 Gross Tons New Product Sales, Over 55 Manufacturers. Private Yacht Maintenance and Consulting. New Yacht Delivery General Service Deckhand, 01/2008 to 09/2010 Sea Hunter Charters, INC. – 26774 Martinique Drive Orange Beach, Alabama 36561 Supervisor Of Dock Services, 04/2005 to 09/2009 Bear Point Marina – 5749 Bay La Launch Ave Orange Beach, AL 36561 Supervisor of all Dockhand Employee Obtained documents, clearances, certificates and approvals from local, state and federal agencies. Managed $100,000 Fuel Inventory Oversaw all maintenance of the Marina Facility.
Hi! I'm Captain Taylor.