Changing Places

Author:
Updated:
Original:

The Sacks Group Yachting Professionals announced that Bill Nelson has joined the company’s brokerage department.

Nelson grew up in Whitefield, N.H., and was introduced to boating at the age of 16 when he started club racing at Mentor Harbor Yachting Club in Ohio. Soon after attending Bowling Green University, he moved to Fort Lauderdale to pursue his career in the yachting industry by starting as a deckhand.

With 35 years of industry experience, Nelson has owned and operated a full-service brokerage, charter and management company for 10 years; and served as a megayacht captain and a project manager on several refits.

The Sacks Group Yachting Professionals specialize in worldwide luxury yacht vacations, charter marketing, yacht brokerage and new construction.

Related

Boat Registrations Continued to Soar

Strong demand continued through September.

2020: A Timeline

Changes ahead, changes behind: A long, strange year.

2020: What We Learned

A cross- section of industry leaders weighs in.

Inventory to Remain a Challenge in 2021

Retailer sentiment remained strong in October, but dealers see a shortage of boats as a hurdle for next year

Boatloads of New Boaters

The influx of newbies to recreational boating.

Amplifying Our Collective Voice

In this time of immense change, we all must continue to position the industry for a redefined future

Fortune Favors the Bold

Viking and Valhalla Boat Works had quite a FLIBS.