Meet Our Team

Tom Whittington

Employing Broker and Owner
Tom Whittington, originally from Charlotte, North Carolina, graduated from NC State with a BS in Engineering in 1972 and is still an avid ACC fan. His love of the boating lifestyle began at age six... Read More
Lee’s interest in boating began at summer camp in the Adirondack Mountains of New York on Lake George. He purchased his first boat in May of 1982 and has been hooked ever since. He is... Read More
Stuart grew up on the New Jersey shore where he found his passion for boating and the ocean. He relocated to SE Florida in 1992 so he can enjoy both all year long. For the... Read More
Allan grew up in the Great Lakes region where he fell in love with boating. In 2009, he sold his successful furniture store in Ann Arbor Michigan, bought a 34’ Marine Trader trawler and headed... Read More
Please welcome Brent Hanlon, our newest member of the Manatee Pocket Yacht Sales family. Brent is a Florida native, born and raised in Palm Beach County and a true boating enthusiast. He has spent countless... Read More
As most marine industry professionals, I was introduced to sailing on a Sunfish when I was a young lad by my brothers, soon progressing to Hobie-Cats and then power boats. I've crewed, owned and captained... Read More
Though boating since a teenager, it took more than 50 years for Bill King to realize a life-long dream. He owned and skippered a succession of power and sailboats from eight to 30’, mostly on... Read More
Mike Lennon is originally from New Jersey. After receiving a degree in Law/Justice from Glassboro State (now Rowan University) in 1977, he moved to Southern California where he spent most of his life. While in... Read More
John became a boating and fishing fanatic at the ripe young age of 12 when his family moved to Clearwater, Florida from Arizona in 1967. He developed his offshore skills and handling of various sized... Read More
Bobbi Saylor is a true Floridian, born and raised in Broward County. She was introduced to the boating lifestyle at a very young age from her dad who worked for and retired from Chris-Craft. She... Read More
Captain Steve Snyder, USCG Master 100 Ton, and a certified SCUBA diver is part of the sales team at Manatee Pocket Yacht Sales. Steve brings with him over 40 years of sales experience and 40... Read More
My love for the ocean and all things involved was nurtured early on growing up in Bermuda with my Father being an avid fisherman and my Uncle taking me out on (and letting me drive)... Read More