Ian has fourteen years experience in the yachting industry and currently works for Cruising Yachts Inc, the largest
yacht dealership on the West Coast. He has sold more than 10 million dollars in boats and consistently wins
awards for his sales production and customer service.
Previously, he worked as project manager for Nautical Enterprises, where he commissioned more than 150
yachts including Jeanneau, Hunter, Beneteau, Catalina, Sabre, Tartan, C&C, Navigator, Fairline, and Silverton,
personally installing custom add-ons, electronics, generators, watermakers, and more. Ian’s keen eye for detail,
strict work ethic and energetic approach quickly won him the praise of clients and yacht professionals alike.
In his sales position, Ian translates his hands-on experience and customer-service savvy into a rewarding
experience for both new yacht owners and seasoned sailors. He diligently walks customers through every step of
the buying process, from choosing a yacht to choosing unique customizations and add-ons. From the point of
order to the point of delivery, Ian communicates with his clients every step of the way, ensuring a smooth and
rewarding experience. But it doesn’t end with the sale…Ian enjoys being a knowledgeable resource for his clients
for many years to come.
Top Producer, 2006, 2007, 2008
Best Customer Service, 2003, 2005, 2006
Outstanding Service and Employee Dedication, 2004, 2005
Raymarine Electronics, 2002-2008; ABYC/NMEA Certified Technician; Sony Electronics; HRO WaterMaker
Installations; Seldon, Sparcraft, Focnor; Balmar Charging Systems; Newmar-Prosign Inverters; Track Vision;
Harken-Lewmar. Certified Rigger for Jeanneau, Hunter, Catalina, Saber, Beneteau, Lagoon, Fairline, Silverton,
Navigator, Californian, Doral
Contact: 619-681-0633 Office – 619.507.4416 (cell) – [email protected] – www.ivtyachtsales.com
Ian Van Tuyl
1880 Harbor Island Dr.
San Diego, CA 92101
CNB, Prestige, Jeanneau, Hunter, Caliber and Quality Power and Sail Brokerage Yacht’s
If you have a friend, family member or co-worker that is interested in buying or selling a boat,
please feel free to contact me or send them my information.
Your personal referrals are the greatest compliment.