Randy Ramsey

Owner/Director

Randy Ramsey is a Bluewater Yacht Sales principal. Randy and Dan Reitz founded Jarrett Bay Yacht Sales in April 2003 and together led the merger of their organization with Bluewater Yacht Sales in 2012. Randy is also the Founder and President of Jarrett Bay Boatworks and is involved with the day to day operations of this leader in custom boat building and repair. Randy brings more than 35 years of experience to the Bluewater management team. He has been involved in almost every aspect of the boating and fishing industries throughout his life – from running a charter fishing operation in NC, co-founding the successful Harker’s Island Sportfishing School, working as a marine surveyor for various underwriters and today runs one of the world’s leading custom boat manufacturing and service facility.

Randy lives in Carteret County, North Carolina, and is a very active member of numerous local and regional boards. Most notably, Randy has served on the Big Rock Blue Marlin Tournament’s Board since 1983, serving as president for two terms. He also serves on the American Boat Builders & Repairers Association, NC Sea Grant, Hatteras Marlin Club, NC Aquarium Society, Sound Bank Founding Board Member, The North Carolina State University Student Aid Association, and is a member of the North Carolina State University Board of Trustees, among numerous others. Randy and his wife Tiffany are avid boaters and enjoy participating in billfish tournaments together on their boat “Starflite”. Randy has one son Alan and a granddaughter Autumn.