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John Peterson, CPYB

Professional Yacht Broker
jpeterson@unitedyacht.com
910-546-5760

In 2011 and 2012 John Peterson was awarded the “TOP GUN” award for United Yacht Sales, having sold the most brokered boats!

John also is a Certified Professional Yacht Broker who has quickly become one of United Yacht Sales most successful worldwide brokers and is also a licensed Coast Guard Captain.

During his childhood, while growing up outside of Portland, Maine, John spent summers lobstering with his uncles learning the trade as well as how to handle vessels and predict weather and sea changes. Leaving home at age 18, John joined the United States Coast Guard. Advancing through the enlisted and warrant officer ranks, John obtained a full Coast Guard commission in 1991. Finally retiring in 1996. While in the Coast Guard John served on board both Polar Class ice breakers, Polar sea and Polar Star. Making multiple arctic and Antarctic trips. Additionally, John spent a total of 5 years in Kodiak, Alaska making for a challenging boating experience.

Since retiring, John has owned various vessels making multiple trips along the Atlantic as well as the ICW. Comfortable with all aspects of boat handling, mechanical issues, sea and weather states, planning, and vessel management. He looks forward to being of assistance to you and/or your customers.

John Peterson, CPYB'S LISTINGS

photo of 100' Romsdal 100 Expedition 1962

Discovery

100' Romsdal 100 Expedition 1962

Portsmouth, Virginia, United States

photo of 70' Hatteras Sport Deck Motoryacht 1997

That's A Wrap

70' Hatteras Sport Deck Motoryacht 1997

New Bern, North Carolina, United States

photo of 45' Hunter 45 Center Cockpit 2008

AL DI LA

45' Hunter 45 Center Cockpit 2008

New Bern, North Carolina, United States

photo of 43' Albin 43 Sundeck-Bow and Stern Thruster 1987

R N R

43' Albin 43 Sundeck-Bow and Stern Thruster 1987

New Bern, North Carolina, United States

photo of 40' Nonsuch 40 Nereus 1989

CARAMBA

40' Nonsuch 40 Nereus 1989

New Bern, North Carolina, United States

photo of 40' Silverton 40 Aft Cabin 1988

SeaCilian

40' Silverton 40 Aft Cabin 1988

New Bern, North Carolina, United States

photo of 37' Edgewater 370 CC 2018

STIR IT UP III

37' Edgewater 370 CC 2018

Palm Beach, Florida, United States

photo of 36' Albin Trawler 1983

Meridian

36' Albin Trawler 1983

New Bern, North Carolina, United States

photo of 35' Beneteau 351 Oceanis 1994

Respite

35' Beneteau 351 Oceanis 1994

New Bern, United States

photo of 34' Sea Ray 340 Sportsman 2005

Amelia

34' Sea Ray 340 Sportsman 2005

New Bern, North Carolina, United States

photo of 34' American Tug 34 2001

Forever Young

34' American Tug 34 2001

New Bern, North Carolina, United States

photo of 31' Ranger Tugs 31 Sedan 2017

31' Ranger Tugs 31 Sedan 2017

New Bern, North Carolina, United States

photo of 30' Atlantic 30 LRC Trawler 1983

SEAQUEL

30' Atlantic 30 LRC Trawler 1983

New Bern, North Carolina, United States

photo of 29' Back Cove 29 Hardtop 2008

29' Back Cove 29 Hardtop 2008

New Bern, North Carolina, United States