The entire Brewer Yacht Yard team shares a common goal – making sure Brewer yards perform beyond customer expectations. This commitment for customer service is shared by the entire organization: from the seasonal summer staff, service crew, and office administration, through to our marina managers and the highest level of our leadership.

Any recommendations and suggestions on how we can continue to offer the best marinas and services in the industry are always welcomed.

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Jack Brewer, Founder of Brewer Yacht Yards

Jack Brewer continues to be active in the strategic and financial interests of Brewer Yacht Yard Group. A lifelong boater, Jack has built a network of facilities that excel in delivering every service needed to make the most of the yachting lifestyle. He is a frequent visitor to the yards and often meets with customers in his travels.
(914) 698-0295(914) 698-0295
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Rives Potts, Chief Operating Officer

Rives Potts is responsible for operations at all of our locations. He visits each yard frequently to ensure that customers are being served at the highest level with the most modern facilities. His experience in every dimension of boating serves him well as operations chief. A graduate of the Virginia Military Institute with an MBA from the Darden School, Rives also serves on the Board of Trustees of The Landing School and is a former Commodore of the New York Yacht Club.
(860) 399-7906(860) 399-7906
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James Phyfe, Senior Vice President of Operations

James started early at Brewer, working in the paint department as summer help in high school.   After attending the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy and sailing on ocean-going tugboats for five years, James attended Harvard Business School and graduated with an M.B.A. in 2008.  He rejoined Brewer Yacht Yard Group after business school as Vice President, reporting directly to Rives Potts.  James’ primary responsibilities include risk management, employee benefits, financial reporting and managing the Marketing and IT departments.  He also works closely with Rives and Jack Brewer on acquisitions integration of new properties. James was a College All-American Sailor at the Merchant Marine Academy.  In addition to numerous Bermuda Races, he has completed three Transatlantic and one Transpacific passage (Rhode Island to New Zealand via Panama Canal). James and his family, wife Abby, son Braden and twin girls Sadie and Caela, all enjoy cruising as a family.
(401) 884-0544(401) 884-0544
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Tim Moll, Regional Manager - East

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Douglas Domenie, Regional Manager - Central

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Rod Swift, Regional Manager - West

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