Aquasition, a 142’ Trinity yacht whose spectacular interior features cherry wood joinery with
maple burl inserts throughout. She has zero speed stabilizers and a shallow draft for her size making her and excellent Bahamas and New England cruising choice. Her owner has enjoyed decades of charter yacht ownership and upon purchase; they completed an extensive refit to ready her for charter. The complete interior was updated as well as exterior improvements, additions, and many audio-visual upgrades. The flybridge was designed and reconfigured specifically for charter guest’s enjoyment. There is a beautiful Jacuzzi area as well as sun beds, full bar and entertainment as well as aft lounging area with umbrellas for shade and total relaxation. Below the flybridge on the sky lounge deck there is a massive round table for dining and comfortable furniture aft for lounging. The sky lounge is a comfortable and happy space and offers a game table, the perfect spot for movie watching and full bar. The main salon features formal dining forward and aft salon area that includes an entertainment system. Aft of the salon is a spacious deck area with dining option and access to the expansive swim platform. Underway the 2 wave runners are stored here and once at anchor they are in the water along with an extensive list of other toys and ready to go for guest’s enjoyment.
Call us or email us for more information about AQUASITION . You can reach our office at 1.941.914.1187 or Email Us. We’ll find a charter that fits your style, budget, and interests.
Crew Info: CAPTAIN: Andrew M. Lasek
Andrew was born in New London, Connecticut and grew up living aboard his parents’ boat on the waters in and around the Eastern Long Island Sound. A true “hawsepiper,” Andrew’s journey to the wheelhouse is a veritable testament to his dedication and passion for all things maritime. After graduating New Canaan High School, Andrew took a job as deckhand aboard a 180' Feadship where he would spend the next six years mastering all aspects of yachting under the watchful eye of his mentor and now close friend Captain Jim Holman, a distinguished veteran in the industry. Captain Holman took Andrew under his wing and afforded him every opportunity to learn from his lifelong experience on the sea. In the spring of 2017, Andrew’s training came to fruition and he took the final steps to completing the remaining Coast Guard license. It didn’t take long for industry insiders to take notice. Andrew now sits proudly at the helm of Aquasition, a vessel on which he has over two years of experience. Captain Andrew is delighted to have you aboard M/V Aquasition and hopes that you have a most memorable experience.
1ST OFFICER: Samuel Higham
Samuel was born and raised in the small surf town of Gisborne on the east coast of New Zealand's North Island. His passion for the ocean started young with surf lifesaving and surfing. After traveling around Europe and being introduced to the yachting industry and the travel-while-you-work lifestyle, he headed to the US to begin his career. Since his move to the US, he has enjoyed years of exploring what the US east coast and Bahamas have to offer. He has since married and is expecting his first child at the end of 2019. Samuel enjoys bringing a positive energy to the work environment and strives to assure that everyone has a fantastic time whilst on board.
CHIEF STEWARDESS: Megan Shawner
Megan grew up in Jensen Beach, a small beach community in South Florida. Her love affair with the ocean started at a young age because she was always out on the boat fishing, snorkeling, and enjoying water sports with her younger brother. She has a passion for helping others and pursued a degree in nursing until she was exposed to the Yachting Industry in 2012 when she moved to Fort Lauderdale. She is a bubbly, approachable yet professional Chief Stewardess. She enjoys being creative, making her guests laugh, creating a warm and fun environment on Motor Yacht Aquasition, and creating an unforgettable experience for each and every one of her guests that come on board. Megan has traveled most of the beautiful Caribbean, all of the East Coast of the United States, all the way up north to Canada and throughout the Great Lakes. She has also traveled South East Asia where she obtained her 400hr Yoga Teacher Certification. Megan is passionate about her job and is so grateful to combine her love of traveling, the ocean, and caring for others. She is looking forward to welcoming you on board with her big smile and positive attitude!
SECOND STEWARDESS: Diana Cincotta
A born and raised New Englander, Diana has always had a passion for the ocean, traveling and new adventures. After receiving her Master’s in Global Studies & Development and working in corporate strategy and consulting for 5 years, Diana felt it was time for a change and set out for a new career that would afford her the opportunity to utilize her blended background all while exploring new places and meeting new faces. Energetic and poised, Diana welcomes you onboard and looks forward to making it a memorable experience.
THIRD STEWARDESS: Sarah Kiernan
Sarah grew up in the Poconos, in north east Pennsylvania. She was always a mountain girl spending her days skiing, snowboarding, fishing, hiking, off roading and camping. Sarah moved to Phoenix, Arizona when she was 19 to study to become a massage therapist. She worked full time as a licensed massage therapist for 7 years before jumping into the yachting industry at age 26. She fell in love with the ocean after living in land locked states her whole life. Sarah has been working full time as a stewardess learning the tricks of the trade. She is eager to explore new parts of the world, while providing excellent service and experiences to every guest that she welcomes on board.
DECKHAND: Parker Hudman
Parker originates from the west Texas town of Abilene. He grew up on a family cattle farm far from the oceans. After graduating from high school and two years of community college the call of the sea struck him. Together with a friend they hung up their spurs and left the plains of West Texas bound for Ft. Lauderdale. Parker has been yachting for two years now and continues to grow and learn. He brings youthful energy to our team.
ENGINEER: Shane Hyronimous
CHEF: Benjamin Winans
Since the age of 15, Ben has had a true love for the elements of cooking and entertaining starting as a busboy where he took to the excitement of the kitchen. Ben began assisting Chef Paul In- genido at Perryville Inn in New Jersey with some simple prep. He began his search for jobs in the kitchen and studied the techniques on his way through each menu he came across. Ben found many different techniques and menus ranging from the classic French cooking of Chef Tell of the Buck Hotel of Philadelphia to the famous, raw vegan restaurant Pure Food and Wine in Gramer- cy, New York, NY. Then taking a trip to South America and participating in the WWOOF pro- gram, he taught cooking classes and learned how to utilize the resources of the Amazon to culti- vate produce on a small Amazonian farm of Peru. With a continued focus on his craft, Ben began working at LuxYoga in Torrettes sur Loup, France, cooking tasting menus and buffets in a bou- tique hotel setting. Now he has been successfully enjoying a career as a chef on super yachts and in private estates for the last 6 years. Chef Ben is excited and ready now to appease the palettes of the many guests of Aquasition.