Aggressor Adventures have announced diving industry veteran Jeff McNutt as its new Assistant Operations Manager. Jeffas responsibilities will span staff recruitment and training, buying and quality control.
aWe are thrilled to have industry pro, Jeff McNutt, joining our Aggressor Adventures team, a notes Aggressor Chairman and CEO Wayne Brown. aJeff has a fantastic reputation within the diving industry, and we cannot wait to see what he does as part of the Aggressor family.a
In this new role, Jeff will oversee the recruitment of adventure staff as well as training across Aggressoras portfolio of destinations the world over. He will support the planning and budgeting for dry dock and serve as on-site management for yacht dry dock projects and assist in sourcing destination products and components, along with confirming installations as a part of his buying responsibilities. To ensure quality control, Jeff will visit each destination and complete quality inspections to ensure everything is running up to Aggressoras strict standards for safety and guest enjoyment. He will also assist in creating improvements and revisions to Aggressoras Standard Operating Procedures, and other operational documents, based on his experiences in the field. Jeff will also visit potential new destinations and evaluate for suitability for Aggressor standards. Additionally, he will join each new destination during its astart-upa month to provide staff training and ensure Aggressoras quality standards. Jeff will simultaneously serve as the resident mechanical expert, assisting destination personnel as questions or issues originate.
aI have been passionate about diving for over 24 years now and am so excited to join this team of like-minded enthusiasts that is just as dedicated to elevating adventure travel as it is to preserving the beautiful destinations it explores daily, a says McNutt. aI canat wait to adive ina to each of every one of Aggressoras unique adventures very soon.a
Jeff grew up in Texas and became a dive pro while attending Stephen F. Austin State University. He moved to Dallas after college, where he managed a dive center, later moving to work as a dive instructor in the British Virgin Islands with his wife, Casey. Together, the McNutts spent two years as general managers before becoming partners in Dive BVI on Virgin Gorda. After 14 years in the BVI, the McNutts moved back to the U.S ., and in 2017 he began traveling the Caribbean as a sales manager for SSI. Jeff enjoys the outdoors, boating and photography.
About Aggressor Adventures
Since 1984, Aggressor Adventures has offered travelers liveaboard scuba and snorkeling charters, luxury river cruises and exotic wildlife safaris. Worldwide locations are Bahamas, Belize, Cayman Islands, Cocos Island, Costa Rica, Cuba, Djibouti, Dominican Republic, Egypt, Galapagos, Hawaii, Indonesia, Maldives, Mexico, Oman, Palau, Red Sea, Roatan, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Thailand, and Turks& Caicos. Reservations can be made online at www.aggressor.com or by cry (8 00) 348 -2 628 or +1( 706) 993 -2 531. A
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