Captain John has over 13 years of boating experience in addition to four years at sea in the US Navy. He was born and raised on Long Island, NY, and moved to Florida in 1994. John always had a passion for boating and being on the water and enjoyed his childhood fishing in the Long Island Sound on his father’s boat. Upon graduating high school, he joined the Navy and spent 4 years on a nuclear guided cruiser, the USS Bainbridge (CGN-25). After being honorably discharged from the Navy and since 2004, he has owned 3 boats, including the Nauti ‘N’ Free. Captain John’s favorite place is on the water and spending time enjoying and entertaining his guests on board.            

As a retired law enforcement officer and a retired US Navy veteran, Captain John has your safety in mind and his goal is to ensure that his entire crew has a fun and memorable experience that will last a lifetime.

US Coast Guard Master Captain