From the office to the docks, our team is here to give you the best experience possible. Whether you're buying, selling or just looking to manage what you already own, we'll work tirelessly to ensure you find exactly what you're looking for.
Cell Phone: 813-480-0380
Doug has been a resident of Florida for 40 years. He grew up fishing with his father and grandfather learning the basics of how to operate a boat on the lakes of central Florida and the St. Johns River. Later, Doug transitioned to navigating the waters of Florida’s east and west coast after joining the U.S. Marine Corps and being stationed in the Far East, Southeast Asia, as well as locally at MacDill AFB in Tampa. Doug now lives in Tierra Verde with his wife Cat, who has joined him in being an active boater since moving to Florida. Doug and Cat have enjoyed living aboard their boat for over 10 years; fishing, diving, and cruising from Massachusetts to the east coast of Florida, throughout the Florida Keys and the Gulf coast. Doug maintains his captain’s license, scuba certification, and has worked on and around diesel and gas engines and generators.
Doug is a licensed boat broker who has spent the last 15 years serving as a leader in the healthcare industry. He brings his passion and dedication of helping others to the boating community. You’ll find Doug ready to assist you in your boat search or sale, delivery, and survey preparation in cooperation with Sea Beyond Marine Group.
Cell Phone: 813-494-7368
Growing up in Florida, Larry always had a passion for boating and the lifestyle associated with being on the water. Having retired from the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office after serving 30 years, retirement has given Larry the oportunity to fulfill his desire to not only live the boating lifestyle but work within the boating & yachting industry full time. Larry is a seasoned boater who currently lives in Bradenton but spent most of his life in the Tampa and St. Petersburg areas; because of this, he is very familiar with the waters and lifestyle in and around Tampa Bay. Larry is passionate about and committed to helping his clients find the perfect boat to suit their needs.
Cell Phone: 813-504-5564
Les Ares manages our Apollo Beach operation, is a resident of Tampa Florida and has been involved in the marine industry for most of his life. He graduated from Florida International University with a degree in Business and International Affairs and has held his OUPV USCG captains license for over 20 years. He began his career at a young age working on charter boats while in school, ultimately moving on into a manufacturing representative for Pursuit Boats and later Jupiter Marine. His specializations include: new boats sales, new design, construction, operation and brokerage of outboard powered vessels in US domestic and international locations. He is active in the tournament circuit and continues to fish extensively in Central and South America, Mexico, Alaska, the Bahamas and the Caribbean. Les is also a novice boat builder and enjoys restoring boats in his free time.
Sea Beyond Marine Group’s mission is to provide our clients with the best boat buying or selling experience possible; we do this by always acting with integrity and following through on our commitment to BOTH the buyer and seller. Our goal is to develop loyal clients by providing 100% client satisfaction and we'll do whatever it takes to make that happen.