Captain John Butler holds a USCG Master license and has spent thirty five years at sea, in waters ranging from the Bearing Sea to the Mediterranean, which included Hawaiian and Atlantic passages. In his last nine years aboard Panache he has extensively cruised the west coast of Mexico, Sea of Cortez and California. His many years of training and experience in different waters have made him a respected figure in the maritime industry. With guest satisfaction and safety as Captain John’s top priorities, partnered with his willingness to please, your stay aboard Panache is sure to be unforgettable.
John’s Credentials Include:
- USCG Master’s license 1600GT/3000 ITC upon oceans
- USCG Master of sail 100GT upon Oceans
- PADI Open Water Diver