Meet our team of professionals, all dedicated to provide the highest quality of service.
Director of Operations
Jesse Peterson began working at the marina in January 2007 as a Guest Service Coordinator. Over the last nine years he has excelled in his work to move up to a management level. He has been the General Manager for the YCPDP Marina for six years and has been recently promoted to Operations Manager.
Born on Sint Maarten and grew up during the tourism boom on the island, Jesse was always involved and started working from an early age in the hotel and tourism industry. He quickly learned the importance of customer service, professionalism, and how important these are to the industry. As an avid boater himself, Jesse found it imperative to provide his knowledge and experience to the yachting industry of which he continues to passionately do to this day.
As a fellow member of the Country Club and with his extensive understanding of the fitness industry, Nick Boyd is a dedicated Fitness Club Manager who enjoys assessing fitness needs and is focused on ensuring a pleasant gym experience for members and guests.
Nick Boyd was raised in the State of Indiana. He attended Henryville high school and graduated in the year 2006. After high school he attended the University of Prosser. Nick has always had an interest in health and fitness. As a child and all through his teenage years he was very much involved in sports and became captain of his track team in high school. In his early twenties he began weight training. It was then that one of the Fitness Coaches saw his potential in Bodybuilding and encouraged him to compete. Nick entered his first amateur competition but was unfortunately disqualified. That did not deter him from competing and he placed 1st in his following competition. Bodybuilding has now become a passion for Nick as he will continue to compete both locally and internationally.
Prior to his position as Fitness club manager at the Country club at Port de Plaisance, Nick spent time working in management capacities. In his leisure, Nick loves training and spending time outdoors. He enjoys the beach, swimming and hiking excursions. Nick encourages you to approach fitness with an open mind, ready for new challenges. He considers your participation in fitness as a chance to help improve your health and daily life. Call me at +1(721) 520-5208.
Ireta operates the Country Club desk, managing the promotional activities for customers, staff rotations, day to day operations with customers and staff, technical aspects of fitness provision, and the health and safety of customers.
Ireta Reymond grew up on the French West Indies of Saint-Martin. where she went to school and studied secretarial accounting. After graduating from High School she ventured to France to further her studies. After returning, Ireta started as a Front Desk Clerk at Country Club Port de Plaisance and was later promoted to supervisor, then finally the Assistant Manger. Ireta enjoys trying new sports, traveling, and working out at the CCPD gym.
With excellent customer service skills and her unwavering team player attitude, Esmeralda is responsible for handling inquiries, making sure our customers are well taken care of, and making sure customers enter a building filled positive energy.
She attended high school where she studied to work in the medical field but then ventured of into the hospitality field where she began working at Telem as a cashier/customer service agent, which lead to her current position at CCPD. Esmeralda is a proud mother of two, originally from Saint-Martin who outside of work she enjoys traveling and family time.
Simeon monitors the daily activities of the gym ensuring all members are happy, answering questions as need, ensures equipment is used within safety guidelines, acts as trainer and spotter as needed, and most of all works to maintain the Country Club Gym`s five star fitness standard in every way.
Originally from Dominica, Simeon started training and lifting weights as a teenager, eventually making it his hobby and profession. In 2000 he started competing in bodybuilding competitions and won Mr. St. Maarten. When he stopped competing, personal training was the logical next step, combining what he loves, with his desire to help others be version of themselves.
Desmond supervises the day to day activities of the gym, making sure all members use the equipment safely, addressing any concerns, and training members to help their fitness dreams become reality.
Originally from Guyana, Desmond started off working at the Mills Gym in Madame Estate as an assistant trainer and soon after proceeded to compete in body building competitions until Hurricane Irma hit. Afterwards, he entered the construction business for three years and then started working at Port de Plaisance Country Club as a personal trainer. He was then promoted to Gym Supervisor in 2012 and started bodybuilding again, competing locally, overseas, and internationally. Achieving top scores in events, he also won the heavyweight championship in Sint Maarten , was nominated as Male Athlete of the Year, and soon hopes to win his pro-athlete card. Finally, Desmond is proudly married with two kids. Call me at +1(721) 524-8019 to see how I can help you.
With over 20 years’ experience in the Health & Fitness Industry, Allison Williams is considered to be one of St. Maarten’s Fitness Pioneers. Being SXM’s first IFBB Professional Athlete, an IFBB Certified Judge, a Fitness Trainer, an Event Coordinator, Marketer, avid Health Food Chef, and Mother, you cannot find a more diverse individual in the local Fitness community to cater to the specific needs of each client. Call me at +1(721) 587-2542.
Since childhood, Saul has been involved in various sports from boxing to basketball. Competing across the Caribbean, Latin America, and USA, Saul has worked alongside professional fighters, including one of France`s Weight Class Champions. He has worked with some of Canada`s best personal trainers at their L.A. Fitness Facility. Nutrition-wise, his knowledge is born from first hand experience of the vegetarian and vegan diet. Call me at +1(721) 554-7638.
Peterson started bodybuilding as a teenager. Using cement weights and various bodybuilding magazines as personal instructors he did his first bodybuilding competition after only one year of training. After 25 years, he is still going strong, training numerous people including the first IFBB PRO Alvin Andre, Cleo Carti, and Simeon Jeremie who is now a personal trainer as well. For over 20 years, Peterson was a personal trainer at Royal Palm Gym, training clients to get ready for a competition, tone up, or lose weight. For Peterson, training members to help them reach their personal goals is not only a passion but a matter of pride in making sure his clients feel comfortable no mater what size they are. Over the past four years Peterson has been an affiliate for Amazon selling nutritional supplements. He also has a Youtube Channel, giving supplement reviews and marketing his personal brand of Monster Gym wear and accessories. Call me at +1 (727) 523-1582 or check me out at youtube.com/user/muscle40, one my websites: bigpetetraining.com and monstahgymwear.com .
John has been in the body building/fitness industry for five years, competing for three. A proud Frenchman, John trains with a detailed personal fitness plan, combined with his years of experience in order to get long lasting results for members. He considers himself the ideal coach for those ready and willing to make a change in their lifestyle in order to achieve their fitness goals. Call me at +5(906) 904-91319.