At Cotton Crews, we understand the importance of having crew onboard who you trust to look after your every need and offer complete discretion. The Cotton Crew Club is a full-service luxury yacht crew agency with a difference, we develop a close relationship with our clients allowing us to quickly and professionally find the perfect fit for your superyacht.

Whether you’re searching for a new permanent member of your team or an interim placement to help out when you’re short-staffed, we can help. Complete the form at the bottom of this page, or contact us to discuss how we can assist.

Meet your personal crew placement team 

Lauren Cotton


Lindsay Phelps

Placement Specialist

Rachel Jaeger

Crew Coordinator

Cotton Crew Club: a luxury yacht crew agency dedicated to simply the best

Our President Lauren Cotton started Cotton Crews after realizing her talent in connecting bright, motivated crew with exceptional yachts. Today, the business is formed of crew placement and coordination specialists, all committed to providing the highest level of service and dedication. Having such a carefully-selected in-house team allows us to provide a bespoke service to Owners and Captains alike.

One of the top yacht crew agencies near Fort Lauderdale, we are in prime position to meet with Owners, Captains, agents and candidates. We can manage crew selection from start to end, or you can use our crew finder app Cotton Crews Hire (available on Apple and Android) to browse candidates and pick your favorites. Whatever you choose, it will be a stress-free experience.

Cotton Crews luxury yacht crew agency hires candidates for all sizes of yacht, from 20-meter boats to 80+ meter superyachts. This means we have a deep understanding of crew structure and jobs on different sizes of yacht, and how these can change significantly between vessels. We also find candidates for jobs on both private and charter vessels, depending on your needs. With countless years of superyacht industry experience under our belts, we know exactly what it takes to crew a luxury yacht.

Luxury yacht crew who’ll make your vacation

Our network of hard-working, dedicated individuals cover every skill needed in the yachting industry, so whether you’re looking for a chef with a Thai specialism, a personal trainer and masseuse or a stew with a background in children’s entertainment, we can find the right person for the job. We vet our candidates to ensure they will be able to serve you with the expertise and dedication you deserve.

Our crew housing division allows us extra insight into the personalities of our luxury yacht crew, meaning we can match up your character and requirements with that of our candidates. If we know you prefer a ‘seen-but-not-heard’ style of service we will work with that – similarly, if you want a lively crew who can entertain guests while pouring Champagne, we have a selection of potential new additions to your superyacht.

We know that having an exceptional, best-in-class crew is a fundamental part of the onboard experience – crew can make or break a vacation. That’s why our luxury yacht crew agency is dedicated to placing candidates that will make it the trip of a lifetime. Get in contact with Lauren and the team to find your dream luxury yacht crew – your search begins today.

Looking to hire crew? Contact us below to discuss how Cotton Crews can help

Interested in our current yacht crew jobs or registering with us? Visit our contact page