John Novak

John Novak has been in the yacht sales industry for over 30 years and is the Managing Director of The Castaways Club.  He began his relationship with Castaways over 16 years ago representing various yacht manufacturers.

John is an excellent representation of the Monte Carlo Yachts, Beneteau Gran Turismo, Monte Carlo MC Series and Swift Trawler yachts.   In addition to new yachts, John has many years in the yacht brokerage industry, he is able to bring together both buyers and sellers to streamline any brokerage transaction.

John’s philosophy is “Selling Worlds Class Yachts to World Class People”.  John takes great pride in ensuring that all of his clients needs are fulfilled beyond their expectations; from financing and insurance and hiring the right captain.

Contact John today at 914-235-8400 or to schedule an appointment to view any of our yachts.

Leonard Gazda

Leonard Gazda is a professional sales executive and yacht broker  at our office located in the  Capri Marina, Port Washington.  With over 30 years’ sales experience, Leonard has a background of representing a broad spectrum of owners and manufacturers who have ownership of vessels that range from performance and sport fishing boats to recreational cruisers.   

His knowledge of the products and sales process enables him to offer a seamless, smooth service that often exceeds his clients’ expectations. Leonard’s sales experience makes him to always  ready to find where the real value is for his clients.  He believes in caring about his customer more than caring about the sale. Leonard listens to his clients carefully and learns about their expectations; he makes sure his clients are happy with their experience and excitement of the time they will spend on the water, as well as the money they will save. 

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Contact Leonard at Capri Marina Marina in Port Washington

86 Orchard Beach Blvd., Port Washington, NY 11050

Phone: 631-725-8300

Email: Leonard@CastawaysYachtClub.Com

Mark Rossetti

Capt. Mark Rossetti has been in the yacht sales business for 16 years. Mark has captained yachts up and down the eastern seaboard as well as having navigated the Erie Canal into the Great lakes. As a power boat and motor-yacht sales specialist, he prides himself on loyalty to his customers and his ability to conduct thorough orientations with new boaters when handing them over the keys to the new boat of their dreams!

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Phone 203-442-3009

Ed Fairbanks

Ed Fairbanks has been involved in pleasure boating since 1976.  Because he is a boater, he understands what boaters want and need.   His dedication to customer service and satisfaction goes beyond the sale.  Whether representing the customer in a new yacht sale or pre-enjoyed purchase, Ed has built his reputation  by making sure that every transaction is smooth and enjoyable.  Ed is very knowledgeable about yacht mechanical systems.   His technical and mechanical knowledge of yachts combines with his ability to relate to a client's needs.  Together with the Castaways Club Team, Ed will fulfill your needs - BEYOND YOUR EXPECTATIONS! 


Saybrook Point Marina 
2 Bridge Street 
Old Saybrook, CT 06475 
Phone:  860-575-7935