Chris grew up in New England and mostly on the waters of Cape Cod which involved lots of time on the water. Chris graduated Plymouth State College in NH with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Graphic Design. After running his course in and around Boston with his degree he opened a bed and breakfast on Cape Cod. Having the flare for the hospitality industry he moved to the Bahamas and took an on island resident manager position for a private Bonefish resort which brought him to Florida and the pursue of working on yachts. After 16 plus years as captain, Chris has cruised up and down the Eastern seaboard countless times, endless trips through the Bahamas and down through Turks and Caicos, Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands.