Antonio Palazuelos - Captain
Born in Acapulco, Mexico, home of the world famous La Quebrada cliff divers, Antonio moved to the Pangbourne, UK, at the age of 13 to attend nautical college. During his 4 years at the college, Antonio was a crew member on a yacht racing team, something that he pursued professionally after graduating. Since making the move across to yachting, he has spent the last 12 years working his way through the ranks of large high profile yachts such as Sunrays, Aviva, Eminence, Elandess and Seven Seas. He has cultivated his love for this industry and attention to detail. Antonio likes to spend his free time paddle boarding and perfecting his aerial tricks at the wakeboarding cable park when he's not indulging in his love of gardening.
Tisha Westguard - Chief Stewardess
Tisha has travelled to over 40 countries also lived in worked in 6 different countries in the 29 years of her life. Having been all over the world she is able to interact and understand many different nationalities. She has an extensive hospitality background and has studied Advertising and Marketing Communication in Toronto, Canada, where she is from. Tisha is passionate about food and previously worked as a cook/ stew where she learned how important it is to be organised and prepared. She believes in delivering a high standard of service at all times and has high principle-centred integrity. Tisha is a very active person, some of her hobbies include: slacklining, rock climbing, scuba diving, wakeboarding, hiking, yoga and horseback riding. There is no task to big or too heavy for Tisha as she thrives when challenged.
Charin Ojeda - 2nd Stewardess
Charin is from the capital of Venezuela where she study Design. Three and half years ago she moved to Miami and began to work in yachting. She progressed within the industry through word of mouth because she is a structured, hard working, polite and positive individual. Charin is the type of person who will only move on to the next task after the first task has been completed perfectly. Yachting professionals took a notice to Charin and her speedy perfectionism. Her yachting experience then became domino effect because every after every freelance yacht job she took Captains were eager to recommend her to other yachts in need of good help.
Christian Denis - Deckhand
Born and raised in Miami Florida, one of the major yacht hubs of the world, it felt natural to Christian to be drawn to yachting industry, especially after meeting numerous captains and deckhands. Since Christian enjoys water sports, is hands on and personable, he makes every charter fun on the open water. Soon he will be completed his Advanced Open Water with intention of maybe one day becoming a scuba diving instructor. He started his career in yachting one year ago and has been loving every moment since.
Peter Bouchard - Chef
Living in Africa, Asia, studying at Boston University and the Euro Center in Paris, and working in San Francisco and Puerto Rico has exposed him to
the wonders of various regional and ethnic foods. This broad exposure continues to influence his passion. Delivering an exquisite
presentation using only fresh and seasonal ingredients, he brings out the best of each item letting the flavors speak for themselves.
Featured in San Juan Star Newspaper on numerous occasions
Featured in Wine and Dine Magazine
Featured in El Nuevo Dia Newspaper
Featured Chef in 12 Chefs Event, Caribbe Hilton Hotel
Featured in Imagen Magazine
Featured Chef in Caribbean Business Newspaper
*** Chef Peter Bouchard is provided instead of the 2nd Stewardess for charters of 4 nights or longer***