Ben Johnson joins the Atlantic Cruising Yachts team in Annapolis, MD as our Jeanneau Power Sales Consultant. With over 10 years of experience in the boating industry, Ben brings with him an entrepreneurial spirit and expansive powerboat knowledge.
Ben helped launch a boat sales operation on Kent Island in 2006 and has held sales, management, and service positions in the boating industry ever since. His innate business aptitude is evident from his keen client relations skills. Whether helping someone who is new to the boating industry discover a passion or helping a boat enthusiast redefine what they like in a vessel, he is passionate about sharing his expertise during the customer’s journey.
Having grown up on Maryland’s Eastern Shore, Ben is well-versed in all that the Chesapeake Bay has to offer including boating, fishing, and crabbing. From his childhood to the present day, he continues to get out on the water as frequently as possible with his father and brothers. Some additional fun facts about Ben include:
- He is an outdoor enthusiast. Hiking and biking at Patapsco State Park with his wife are two of his favorite activities.
- This past spring Ben completed a 50k trail run.
- He enjoys powerboats for their convenience but is interested in learning more about sailing.