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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 70' Hatteras Sport Deck Motoryacht 1997

That's A Wrap

70' Hatteras Sport Deck Motoryacht 1997

New Bern, North Carolina, United States

photo of 53' Selene 53 Long Range Ocean Trawler 2006

Queso Grande

53' Selene 53 Long Range Ocean Trawler 2006

New Bern, North Carolina, United States

photo of 48' Sea Ray 480 Sedan Bridge 2001

Groovin

48' Sea Ray 480 Sedan Bridge 2001

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 45' Harbor Master 450 Coastal 1989

45' Harbor Master 450 Coastal 1989

New Bern, North Carolina, United States

photo of 44' Thomas Dale Vinette 1974

IRONY

44' Thomas Dale Vinette 1974

New Bern, North Carolina, United States

photo of 43' Beneteau 43 2011

TERANGA

43' Beneteau 43 2011

New Bern, North Carolina, United States

photo of 41' Gulfstar 41 Pilothouse Custom (FACETIME AVAILABLE) 1974

Carrie Ann

41' Gulfstar 41 Pilothouse Custom (FACETIME AVAILABLE) 1974

New Bern, North Carolina, United States

photo of 40' Beneteau Oceanis 400 1993

Enfin

40' Beneteau Oceanis 400 1993

New Bern, North Carolina, United States

photo of 38' Caliber 38 1991

TRITON'S MAGIC

38' Caliber 38 1991

New Bern, North Carolina, United States

photo of 37' Nordic Tugs 37 2001

37' Nordic Tugs 37 2001

New Bern, North Carolina, United States

photo of 36' Monk 36 Trawler 1988

TUMBLEWEEDS

36' Monk 36 Trawler 1988

New Bern, North Carolina, 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 31' Ranger Tugs 31 Sedan 2017

Bucket List

31' Ranger Tugs 31 Sedan 2017

New Bern, North Carolina, United States

photo of 30' Nonsuch 30 Ultra 1987

ANNIE'S SONG

30' Nonsuch 30 Ultra 1987

New Bern, North Carolina, United States

photo of 29' Ranger Tugs 29 Sedan 2017

MISS NORMA

29' Ranger Tugs 29 Sedan 2017

New Bern, North Carolina, United States