Our Experienced Team
Brendon Symons brings to the GM role extensive sales experience, technical expertise and a passion for everything marine.
Brendon’s expansive career in the marine industry ranges from captaining super yachts in the US and throughout the Bahamas to overseeing vessel new builds in Asia and Europe. Transitioning from vessel operations into sales, Brendon translates his operational knowledge to guide clients through the buying and selling process for both new and used vessels.
Always keeping up to date with current trends, international markets and hosting a wealth of industry knowledge allows Brendon to solidify Spectrum Marine’s position as a leading national boat brokerage.
His widespread network of national and international clients consistently praise him for his professionalism and honesty. A self-confessed boatie, Brendon would love to chat with you about your boating requirements.
A former New Zealand representative Yachtsman, Kevin Hooper has been passionate about sailing, boats and the water for most of his life. Power and sail. Crewing and skippering. Work and leisure.
Kevin has a wide range of International boating experience gained from years on the water. Now calling the Gold Coast home, he races out of the Southport Yacht Club on one of Queensland’s top rated IRC boats.
Kevin’s boating expertise combined with six of years sales experience makes him the perfect marine sales representative.
A life long sailor and a self confessed multihull aficionado, Lee has worked in the marine industry for over 20 years, both on the tools as a qualified sail maker as well as a decade spent in sail and power yacht sales.
A long time association with Whitehaven Motor Yachts has recently brought Lee back to the group as the Business Development Manager.
Based at The Boatworks on the Gold Coast, Lee’s day to day responsibilities extend
to the management of an ever growing dealer network including Spectrum Marine, Whitehaven’s corporate owned brokerage arm.
A seasoned businessman, entrepreneur and passionate yachtsman, Bruce is the driving force behind the Spectrum group.
After successfully growing and selling one of Australia’s largest privately owned logistics businesses, his passion for boating and being on the water saw his impressive career take a new course into the marine industry.
Bruce is the proud owner of a fully customised 2010 Whitehaven 7000 Flybridge. He was so impressed with the build quality, seakeeping ability and luxurious fitout of “Komotion” he decided to buy Whitehaven and present to the market Australia’s leading brand of bespoke motor yachts.
Bruce’s pursuit of excellence has seen the addition of new brands and constant improvement in design and production techniques evolving into the range of Whitehaven and Integrity Motor Yachts we see today.
A boat builder by formal qualifications and more than two decade’s experience in boat production, Ryan’s time is largely spent in Asia overseeing the construction of Whitehaven and Integrity vessels.
Ryan’s combination of design flair and precision draughtsmanship is recognisable in every vessel created by our brands, hand-crafted under his supervision to customers’ specific design requirements.
He is known for his fastidious attention to detail and innovative approach to boat building that ensures the latest manufacturing techniques and technologies are incorporated.
Based in the Sydney office, Candice Scott is the Head of Corporate for Spectrum Marine, Whitehaven and Integrity Motor Yachts. She has an extensive career in supply chain management working in global roles across the Asia Pacific.
Candice made the decision to join her family’s boating business in 2019 where she leverages her Masters in Business Administration to successfully manage the group’s marine operations.
She loves sharing the family’s passion for being on the water with the rest of the Spectrum team along with like minded clients, most of whom she now counts as friends.