Born and raised in West Palm Beach, Amy Knowles has always been active in boating, fishing and traveling with her family to nearby beaches.
She attended Santa Fe Community College in Gainesville, FL and graduated in 2010 with an Associates in Communications. Amy then began to focus on Marketing and Promotions with the Connecticut School of Broadcasting. This is where her passion for hosting & planning events began to flourish.
Amy took her training into the hospitality industry and has experience working in fine-dining restaurants as a professionally trained Mixologist, Banquet Coordinator and Event Planning Extraordinaire. Amy was a natural and soon met her now boss/ owner of Zeidel & Co Yachting Essentials where she is currently the Director of Sales.
As a two year employee with Zeidel & Co. she recently pushed to opened their second location which is located in Fort Lauderdale, FL. She worked hard and opened the location from the ground up and is extremely active in the Yachting Industry. Currently is also member of U.S. Superyacht Association and on the judges panel for the Winterfest Boat Parade.