Laurie Collins Marine has employed two more experienced yachtsmen to sell X Yachts and other vessels from franchises the company represents. X Yachts produce a wide range of models very suited to the needs of NZ sailors. A new X38 is due in the country before Christmas.

Josh Wijohn, above centre, grew up in Auckland and joined the RNZYS Youth Training Programme, where he developed a passion for yacht racing and boating at a young age. As a sailor, Josh achieved some great results locally and internationally. He still competes regularly and uses his knowledge and networks to benefit his customers.

Jack Rogers, above right, has been around boats all his life, sailing competitively for New Zealand until 2016 and working full time in the marine industry since then. A very passionate boatie, in his spare time he can be found in the surf or at Great Barrier Island.

As well as Whitehaven Motor Yachts and Integrity Motor launches, Laurie Collins offesr a wide range of new and used yacht and launch models for sale from its Westhaven headquarters.