Ft Lauderdale-based yacht brokerage firm Denison Yacht Sales has hired eight yacht brokers and a charter fleet manager to be situated in its Florida and California offices.

Skip Denison, Juan Pasch, Peter Quintal, and Gene Echols are joining the company’s Florida offices. Pasch will specifically be assisting in the sale of new Beneteau GTs.

New brokers heading for the California location are Dave Millett, Rick Peters, John Zagorski and Ed Gillespie.

Skip Denison will focus on sales of downeast style yachts and other vessels from 50ft-150ft in Palm Beach County, Florida and Saugatuck, Michigan. He joines Denison from Down East Yachting, where he represented new and used Sabre Yachts.

Kaisa Pace is to take on the charter fleet manager role. Pace brings more than 13 years of marine industry experience to Denison Yacht Sales, starting her career as a yacht stewardess. She has also worked with Fraser Yachts and most recently, Bartram & Brakenhoff, where she was in charge of charter management and charter brokerage.

Focused on strategic company growth, Denison Yacht Sales has recently opened new marina offices in New England, Mexico and California.

Denison Yacht Sales is a full service yacht brokerage and yacht charter firm with marina offices in Fort Lauderdale, Florida; Marina del Rey, California; San Carlos, Mexico and Old Saybrook, Connecticut.

Denison's team of more than 40 licensed and bonded yacht brokers represents Beneteu Swift Trawlers, Beneteau GT Flyers, Selene OceanTrawlers, Dufour Yachts, Pirelli Yacht Tenders, Tecnomar, Palumbo Shipyard and Austin Parker.