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Old 23-01-2013, 12:39   #1
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Join Date: Dec 2012
Location: Hawaii
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Sailor/Cook available for south Pacific

I am 47y/o, laid back, good-natured. Sailing and culinary experience. Currently in Hawaii, looking to sail the south Pacific. Please contact if you need crew.

JLMyer at Hotmail. com (808) 658-1138


Miles: Approx 1100 nm.

Bodies of water: 'Au'au Channel, HI. Kalohi Channel, HI. Gulf of Mexico. Galveston Bay, TX. Clear Lake, TX.

Crew, “Island Star” 1969 sloop 57', Ma'aleana, HI 2012 - present
  • Charter: Customer service, food prep, cocktails, snorkel gear, sailing, etc.

Owner/Skipper, “Wind Bandit” 1988 Catalina 25'; Kemah, TX 2010 – 2012

Crew, “Le Dame Argentee” 2010 Beneteau 40'; Kemah, TX 2009 – 2011
  • LYC Harvest Moon Regatta. GBCA Frostbite Regatta.

Crew, “Millenium Express” 1984 Express 37'; Kemah, TX 2008 – 2010
  • LYC Heald Bank Offshore Regatta. GBCA Spring Regatta, LYC Shoe Regatta.

Crew, “Balance Act” 1987 J27; Kemah, TX 2008 – 2010
  • CLRA Wednesday Night Races.

Bay Area Sailing School; Kemah, TX 2008
  • ASA Certificate: Basic Keelboat.


Food Services Director 1996 - 1999
Eurest Dining, Houston, TX
  • Managed P&L foodservice accounts, including Shell Oil, Chevron Corp., and S&P Software.
  • Oversaw budgets, labor costs, inventory controls, P&L and financial reporting, cash handling.

Line Cook 1993 – 1995
Paramount Cafe, Denver, CO
  • Lunch line prep and operations (flat grill, fryer, salads, appetizers). Daily lunch specials.

Sous Chef 1987 - 1989
Bolongo Bay Resorts, St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands
  • Supervised (4) full time and (3) part time employees.
  • Oversaw dinner line operations, nightly specials, prep. Cuisine: Northern Italian, Country French.

Manager of Audio and Video Aug 2005 – Apr 2012
Houston Rockets and Clutch City Sports & Entertainment at Toyota Center Arena
Houston, TX
  • Oversee daily and event operations of the Audiovisual Systems (audio and cable television distribution). Schedule maintenance, upgrades and repairs of these systems.
  • Arena Technical Liaison: Concerts include the highest grossing tours of the past eight years: Lady Gaga, Britney Spears, Bruce Springsteen, Elton John, Paul McCartney, Metallica, The Police, Rod Stewart, The Rolling Stones, U2, Van Halen, et. Al.
  • Manage personnel. Manage departmental budgets, including Supplies and Goods, Repairs and Maintenance.

Corporate Audio Engineer / Audiovisual Technician (Hotel/Resort)
Pebble Beach Company, Pebble Beach, CA Jun 2004 – Aug 2004
Visual Aids Electronics, Monterey, CA Aug 2004 – Aug 2005
  • Audiovisual Systems Design: RF Video Distribution (cable drops, distribution amplification, permanent and temporary installations), Multimedia Systems (integrating video/audio/data display systems).
  • Lead Audio Technician: design sound systems, troubleshoot and operate medium to large productions using multiple wireless receivers and audio consoles.


American Sailing Association (ASA) Certificate: Basic Keelboat Sailing May 2008
Bay Area Sailing School, Kemah, TX

Associate Degree in Applied Science: Audio and Recording Technologies May 2005
Houston Community College, Houston, TX

JLMyer at Hot mail. com (808) 658-1138
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