Born in Oregon, Michael, spent two years in the US Army stationed in Karlsruhe Germany.
After a 30 year career with the NCR Corp, starting as an NCR service apprentice, he retired as the Country Director of CSD, NCR do Brazil.
& and his
wife of 44 years, Elizabeth, moved to Seattle WA from São Paulo Brazil after living in Portland Oregon and Eagle River Alaska.
s an officer and President of the Northwest Yachts Broker Association
helped found the nationwide program for Certified Professional Yacht Brokers a few years ago as an effort to raise the level of professionalism in the North American Yacht Brokerage industry.
Not only is Michael one of the first CPYB Yacht Brokers
in North America but NW Yachtnet
is one of the few West Coast Yachts Brokerages that is a CPYB Endorsed Brokerage.
The Locatell's have been boaters for over 32 years and have owned new & and used sailing & power yachts in Oregon, Washington, Alaska, Sweden and France.
With Michael's yachting and racing experience in North American waters, Alaska, Sweden, the Caribbean, Mediterranean Sea, and a Cape Horn Circumnavigation he
is eager to help our customers find the right new or brokerage yacht or to help our customers sell an existing yacht.
at 206-459-0880 cell or E-mail Michael at firstname.lastname@example.org
Mark Gilbert CPYB has been working in Seattle as a yacht broker since 1983.
He started with a small sailboat company called Weatherly Yachts.
Mark was offered a position in '2002 with Discovery Yachts
, a company founded by one of his
former clients, Michael Locatell