Jeff Sherman is a senior sales manager with MTU America responsible for the Workboat Market in North America. His specific focus is on tugs, ferries, OSVs and crew boats. Jeff joined the company under Detroit Diesel Corporation in 1999 as a Marine Sales Manager, with responsibilities for the Marine Pleasure Craft Mega Yacht market. In early 2004, he added responsibilities for the Commercial Marine business segment for MTU in the Western Region of the US, and in 2006, shifted his role to become the Manager for the Workboat Market in North America. Jeff grew up in the marine industry, working in positions from technician all the way up to general manager in various yards on Cape Cod.
Jeff has bachelor’s degree from Springfield College. He also attended Bridgewater State College pursuing a master’s degree in Education. Jeff holds a USCG Near Coastal Masters License and is an associate member of several marine-related groups. He also serves on several committees within the marine community.
Jeff resides in Destin, FL with his wife, while his two sons are attending colleges outside the region. When not focused on the marine world, Jeff officiates lacrosse, where he is also the founder and president of the Officials Organization.