Our Crew

When seeking to buy your next boat, give serious consideration to being represented by a CPYB certified yacht broker who will work solely on your behalf. As your ‘Buyer’s Agent,’ a CPYB yacht sales professional will help strengthen your position in many ways, including helping to negotiate the fairest deal possible, while saving you valuable time and, possibly, avoiding costly mistakes.

A boater since childhood, Bob Berglund has driven them all; slow trawlers, racing sailboats, opulent motor yachts and runabouts. Bob and his wife of 35 years have been members of the Olympia Yacht Club and... Read More
Kurt Kingman has a great love and passion for all things involved with the water, from fishing, to scuba diving, to cruising by both power and sail. Kurt has cruised in locations from Hawaii, to... Read More
Matt Palmer was born into a boating family and took his first boating trip in Hawaii at 6 months of age. He’s been boating ever since in everything from a wooden schooner to the latest... Read More
Dana Motlik has been enjoying life in the Pacific NW for more then twenty years. She lives with her family in beautiful Gig Harbor. Dana loves boating and anything to do with being close to... Read More
Born on Lake Washington, boating has been in Kelly Tanner’s blood. His father built wooden boats in the 60’s and assisted with the building of Unlimited Hydroplanes. Today Kelly and his wife Leanne continue to... Read More
Gig Harbor based Eddie Sauthoff has been boating in Puget Sound for many years. He especially likes exploring new places with his 40′ Silverton that he keeps moored at Chinook Landing in Tacoma. Being an... Read More
Matt v was born and raised in Gig Harbor Washington and grew up boating/fishing/wakeboarding on the Puget Sound. Matt and his wife Bre are raising a family of 3 boys on Horsehead Bay in Gig... Read More
Michael Locatell CPYB founded Discovery Yachts 23 years ago to serve the Offshore and Coastal Cruising Community. Born in Oregon, Michael, spent two years in the US Army stationed in Karlsruhe Germany. After a 30... Read More
Dub has had a diverse background from grocery store owner, food brokerage owner, art gallery owner and yacht broker. Dub and his wife Susan have six grown children, several grandchildren and five great grandchildren. They... Read More
Kurt got his passion for boating from his dad. He has been boating with his family since he was very young. He had grown up racing sailboats including have been in Swiftsure several times. He... Read More
Born and raised in Tacoma in an avid boating family, Steve was running boats in South Sound on his own by age 9, brought a commercial fishing vessel down from SE Alaska at 17 with... Read More
Louie has been boating, both power and sail, for 35 plus years. He has been an active member of Tacoma Yacht Club for over 25 years and lives on his boat there. Louie has cruised... Read More
Dave Cheaney was raised here in the Northwest and has been boating from the time he was 10 years old. He has delivered boats up and down the West Coast (even Alaska) and has handled... Read More