Jeff Beird brings 20 years of sales and negotiating experience to your yacht purchase or sale. Upon graduating from college he pursued a career on Wall Street where he joined the firm of Bear Stearns. He specialized in high net worth money management and was involved in the public offerings of Lucent, Medarex, Vertex Pharmaceuticals, Hollywood Video and Nabisco. He also managed a highly successful hedge fund for two years.
In 2000, cashing out of the market, Jeff pursued his goal of being a yachtbroker and was highly successful at his new profession. He is one of the top brokers in Miami specializing in yachts from 40 to 150 feet. Hatteras, Sea Ray, Azimut and Ferretti are a few of the lines he has experience with.
Jeff joined United Yacht Sales because of the high level of service he can bring to his clients as a result of his partnership. United is the largest brokerage in the country with 700 listings, 300 sales a year valued at over 100 million. The firm advertises heavily in Yachting, Power and Motoryacht, and on the internet, providing unsurpassed levels of quality marketing.
Combining Jeff’s experience and commitment to the client's best interest, with the marketing horsepower of United Yacht Sales, you have one of the most effective brokers in the country. His clients include some of the biggest lawyers in the country, celebrities and professional athletes (Miami Heat).
Recently he has appeared on the Travel Channel and has been featured both in Power and Motoryacht and Yachting Magazine.
A devout family man, he has 3 daughters and lives in Miami at the Epic Residences connected to the Hotel and Marina.
Hours of operation: 24/7!