Mike is a Nantucket Native who grew up the son of a famous sportfishing Captain. As if being from Nantucket wasn't unique enough, Mike had the opportunity to travel the world as a kid and fish some of the best destination's on the planet with his father. Nantucketer's grow up surrounded by the sea and often times make a living from her. Mike is no exception. He has worked as a mate on private sportfishing boats, as a commercial scalloper, and tuna fisherman. He has shucked oysters and clams at numerous events on Nantucket. In 2012 after 4 years and 2 deployments with the U.S.Marine Corps, Mike returned to the East Coast to start a new chapter in his life. Mike lives in Melrose, MA with his wife (Pam) and baby girl (Whitney).
Jeff grew up in Chilmark, on the West End of Martha's Vineyard. He spent his early days on the docks of Menemsha, fishing and learning about life from the "old Salts". Jeff has held several jobs in the commercial fishing industry which include: dragging for ground fish, commercial tuna fishing, scalloping and harvesting wild oysters. Jeff also own's a 32' downeast boat for his fishing charters. The boat will be in Boston this summer for those of you interested in tuna fishing. Jeff lives in Boston with his wife (Lauren).
Jeff and Mike are old high-school football rivals who ended up becoming friends because of their passion for fishing and their love for the sea. Both born and raised on the islands of Nantucket and Martha's Vineyard, they grew up entertaining people. They love it and they're good at it. For that reason, they decided to start a business together and bring some island spice to the Boston area.