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Carver Waypoints Fall '03 Owner Profile: Joe & Linda Pellicci
Carver Waypoints Fall '03 Owner Profile: Joe & Linda Pellicci
HERE’S A CARVER 570 VOYAGER NAMED FOR THE ESSENCE OF ENTREPRENEURSHIP. JOEL PELLICCI KNOWS A THING OR TWO ABOUT THE worlds of business as well as boating and appreciates the attributes that contribute to success and enjoyment in both endeavors. Married in 1968, Joel and Linda have managed to grow their business of eight McDonald restaurants in South Carolina, raise two kids, Joel Jr. and Kristina, and enjoy the boating lifestyle along the way. Joel is no stranger to coastal living since he grew up in Ft. Lauderdale. Understandably, after serving as a Navy pilot on an aircraft carrier, he was reluctant to return to the sea for some time. However, time heals and boating bug bit again around 1992. 
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The Birth of the Capri 26 - Catalina Mainsheet Magazine
The Birth of the Capri 26 - Catalina Mainsheet Magazine
(originally printed in the August 1998 issue of Catalina Mainsheet Magazine) When Mainsheet planned to feature the Capri 26 in this issue, I realized I did not know what Frank Butler and Gerry Douglas (Catalina Yachts) had in mind when they designed this particular boat. I talked with Gerry and sent out a mailing to all the association members. It rapidly became apparent that the reasons the owners are very happy with their choice of this boat are the same reasons that the boat was designed.
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