Our Crew

Meet Marine Group – Emerald Coast crew. Click on the names to view full bio.

Mike received his first boat for Christmas at age 9 and although it was only a 12-foot skiff with a 4hp outboard, he has been hooked on boating since. After receiving his Bachelor's degree he... Read More
Rick comes to The Marine Group Group with numerous successful businesses, which enables him to continue to pursue his passion – his life long love for boats.  He brings sales experience, with ethics and principals in... Read More
Three has been a boater and fisherman from early childhood.  After earning a BA Degree in Business Administration and Marketing from the University of Southern Mississippi he spent several years in the Automotive Industry, as... Read More
Mark fell in love with boating while growing up on the shores of Lake Michigan.  His family owned a number of boats and he was active as a fisherman, scuba diver, and boat captain.  After... Read More
Jim has been a boater, fisherman, and diver most of his life.  He comes to Marine Group with over thirty-five year’s sales and management experience in the diesel engine industry. He is certified on Cummins,... Read More
Larry has 33 years in the marine industry. He started in Mobile, AL, working in the commercial supply business. From there he has owned a fuel dock business, been dockmaster of a prominent marina in... Read More
Dean Horak grew up in South Alabama and has been involved in the Marine industry for over 20 years.  Dean maintains a Master Upon Oceans and Master of Towing Captains License and brings knowledge of... Read More
Karen Ross has lived along the Gulf Coast for over 20 years.  She is a graduate of Florida State University, served as a Law Enforcement Officer in Florida and holds a 100 ton USCG License.... Read More

Bert Ducote

Yacht & Ship Sales
With almost 50 years of experience , local and internationally. Bert Ducote brings a wide range of knowledge and experience to every purchase for his clients. Bert has worked in every aspect of the Marine... Read More