TEAM SILVERBACK

Meet the Workboat Legends!

"FOR EVERY GOOD BOAT,  BETTER  STILL IS THE CREW OF PEOPLE WHO ACTUALLY BUILT IT."
- Ian Gracey, Founder | Silverback Marine

 

MARIO

  • 23 Years Professional Boat Building Experience

  • Doesn't miss the smallest detail

  • Dime-stacking, unbreakable weld skills

  • Understands aluminum boats from stem to stern, keel to mast.

  • FUN FACT: Can eat more than anyone you know, guaranteed.

SHOP FOREMAN

SI WEY!

BLAINE

  • 20 Years Professional Fabrication Experience

  • Magic Tube-Bending Skills

  • Dime-stacker weld guru

  • Type A mover and shaker

  • FUN FACT: Jams on the guitar and sings like you wouldn't believe!

BOAT LEAD

KEWWL!!

RYAN

  • 22 Years Professional Boat Building Experience

  • Mechanical wizard

  • Beautiful welds

  • FUN FACT: Going bald & loves collecting scrap metal

TECHNICAL FAB

SERIOUSLY?

THINH

  • 17 Years Professional Boat Building Experience

  • LEAN process fan

  • Fantastic welds

  • Passionate about quality

  • FUN FACT: Always happy, no matter what!

BOAT LEAD

GIVE MY BROTHER MARIO A BURRITO,  HE WILL SHOW YOU HOW. GOOD JOB, BRO!

ANALI

  • Highly Experienced Aviation TIG Welder

  • Unreal TIG welds

  • Fast learner

  • FUN FACT: Animal whisperer

TIG SPECIALIST

Y'ALL!

ROB

  • ABYC Schooled Marine Electrician

  • Makes electrical panels look like artwork

  • Highly detailed

  • Documents & traces everything

  • FUN FACT: Never walks. Only runs. 

ELECTRICIAN

OF COURSE,

NO PROBLEM!

DREW

  • 15 years professional fabrication

  • LEAN guru

  • Brilliant fabrication mathematics

  • Computer aficionado

  • FUN FACT: Has an epic southern drawl, and has saved  many lives on tour as a combat medic

PROCESS IMPROVEMENT MANAGER

YESSIR.

WHAT IF...

  • Diverse career in marine from plumbing to coatings, to yacht windows

  • Loves new ideas

  • Passionate Silverback Fan

  • FUN FACT: Hablamas Espanol (poco...)

IAN

FOUNDER

JESSE

  • 15 Years Professional Boat Building Experience

  • Has achieved Dime Weld Nirvana

  • Understands aluminum boats fabrication holistically

  • FUN FACT: Drinks 12 Diet Cokes per day on average and often tells  sarcastic jokes.

BOAT LEAD

IS BEE SPRAY GOOD FOR WASPS??

NO! IT KILLS THEM. 

AARON

  • Experienced Naval Architect & Engineer from Superyachts to workboats

  • Visionary of new hull concepts

  • Specializes in client-inclusive design experiences

  • FUN FACT: Bee farmer & cider maker on the side

NAVAL ARCHITECT

PERFECT.

IAN

  • A life of boatbuilding since age 12- from Grandpa's skiff refit to coatings, plumbing, and superyacht glass.

  • Raving Silverback Fan

  • Loves innovation

  • Exceedingly enthusiastic about aluminum workboats

  • FUN FACT: El Habla Espanol. (Orale Wey...Solo Poquito Wey!).

FOUNDER

WHAT IF...

 
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Are you a passionate shipwright? Find your calling at Silverback!
 

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