Georgian Harbour Yacht Sales
At Georgian Harbour Yacht Sales it’s not just about the boat. It’s about a lifestyle. Our mission and our passion is to bring to life the dream of exploring our beautiful Georgian Bay waters in a boat that is uniquely suited to the individual needs of our clients.
We feature used Power and Sail boats for sale of various makes including Cruisers, Silverton, Regal, Sea Ray, Bayliner, Carver, Monk, C&C, Hunter and our inventory is updating daily. Our personal service can make a difference.
At Georgian Harbour Yacht Sales it’s not just about the boat. It’s about a Lifestyle. Our mission and our passion is to bring to life the dream of exploring our beautiful Georgian Bay waters, in a boat that is uniquely suited to the individual needs of our clients.
That’s why, we believe in building relationships. Our first step is to gain a real understanding of what a perfect day on the water means to you. Maybe it’s a relaxing sail just outside the marina. Or maybe it’s an adventure on a long range cruiser. The possibilities are vast. Wherever you want to be – we’ll get you there.
We’ll go to work to find your perfect match either from our own inventory of exceptional boats, or explore the world through our sophisticated on-line network.
And, together, once we’ve found your perfect match, our team will do all the heavy lifting. The process to the inexperienced can be daunting, but our goal is to make it fun and rewarding. If needed, we’ll arrange importing from the United States, licensing, transporting and we’ll even find you moorage when your dream boat arrives.
With Georgian Harbour Yacht Sales it doesn’t just end with the deal. We’ll be there for you to help in any way we can to make sure you experience years of pure joy exploring our beautiful Georgian Bay and beyond. And if you’re ready to sell or trade, we’ll make sure that your boat gets maximized exposure world-wide through our sophisticated marketing network.
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President of Georgian Harbour Yacht Sales
GERRY ZIDNER -President of Georgian Harbour Yacht Sales
Gerry Zidner is an Ontario Certified Marine Sales Professional and Boating Ontario Member who has been brokering boats in the Georgian Bay area for over 12 years. His combined recreational and professional boating experiences surpass 40 years.
Gerry’s background experiences in the Marine community include Canadian Power Squadron basic boating and advanced piloting instructor. Retired from Toronto Police Marine Unit, his expertise encompassed Marine training officer, Dive team supervisor who was also trained and Certified with Canadian Coast Guard Search and Rescue. He spent many hours volunteering with Lake Ontario swim crossings.
With Gerry, you get the complete package. If you are a novice buyer he will take you through the steps finding the right boat that fits your needs and then following up with exceptional skills of negotiating the right price for your investment. After sales if you need assistance, Gerry will confidently teach you the necessary handling of your new boat. As an experienced boater, you will find Gerry’s valuable knowledge of yacht designs can assist you whether you are upsizing or downsizing, switching from power to sail or the reverse.
He takes pride knowing that this is many of the reasons why current and past clientele return to him whenever their boating needs change.
Gerry’s refreshing and unique approach will make your boat buying or selling a memorable experience.
Director of Georgian Harbour Yacht Sales
SUZANNE ZIDNER –Director/Administrator of Georgian Harbour Yacht Sales
Suzanne’s boating experiences include working alongside her spouse Gerry in the Georgian Bay office. Deferring to Gerry for his boating skills, Suzanne is quite efficient as a competent crew for boats ranging from 18-40 feet, power or sail. They have owned and operated boats for over 40 years.
Suzanne is a retired banking professional who is bringing to the company her expertise in the field of customer service and sales. Prior sales experience includes Real Estate in residential and commercial sales, administration in banking, and airline customer service departments. Suzanne’s friendly demeanor and performance skills keep this ship running smoothly.
RICHARD WAND- Sales Associate Georgian Harbour Yacht Sales
We are pleased to have Richard Wand with our team. He will be handling our brokerage location at Marina del Rey Marina in Lake Simcoe. He is an outgoing, dynamic, customer oriented boating specialist, who brings over thirty years of sales experience and 25 years of boating experience! With this strong knowledge of sales and boating, as well as a past examiner and instructor for Safe Boating, Richard will be a great asset to determine the seaworthiness and safety of your new investment. Richard looks forward to working with you and the Georgian Harbour Yacht Sales Team, to find you the vessel best suited to your needs.
NORM MARSHALL- Sales Associate Georgian Harbour Yacht Sales
We are pleased to announce Norm Marshall as the newest member of our team. Norm is a retired sergeant from the Toronto Police department with 31years of service. Norm has participated in several boat deliveries as both crew and skipper covering the Caribbean, Florida and Ontario. He has been a serious sailor since 1990, and is keen to share his boating experiences. His face may be familiar to the local community of Midland from West Marine as a sales associate for 7 years before its closing.
Norm affectionately known as “Pirate Norm” is also a published author of an article in a 2009 issue of Cruising World’s 35 th Anniversary. He has been a proud board member of the Midland Bay Sailing Club for the last 6 years. An avid drummer-percussionist for several bands, he has also played several times at Ontario Place with an opening act prior to Jimmy Buffet. A man of many talents! Norm will be heading up our Sailing Division, and he looks forward to working with you and the Georgian Harbour Yacht Sales Team.