Survivor: Millennials vs Gen X – Meet Paul

Name: Paul Wachter
Age: 52
Current Residence: Key West, FL
Occupation: Boat Mechanic
Tribe: Gen X


Paul, originally from Long Island, NY, currently works for American Marine, a boat service, and repair company based in Key West, FL. After graduating high school, he joined the U.S. Coast Guard where he served from 1980 to 1985. He then moved to North Carolina where he met his wife and started his family. After leaving North Carolina and traveling with his family throughout the U.S. in a motor home, Paul finally settled in Key West where he began Captain Hook Fishing Charters – a business offering charter trips on a 34-foot boat nicknamed “Captain Hook”. Paul is also the lead vocalist for local rock band Haywire who regularly perform gigs up and down the Keys.

Paul will compete on Survivor: Millennials vs. Gen X airing September 2016.

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Written by

Martin Holmes

Martin is a freelance writer from England. He’s represented by Berlin Associates for comedy writing and writes about TV and entertainment, currently for TV Insider and Vulture, previously Digital Spy, ET Canada, and Yahoo. A finalist for the Shortlist Sitcom Search in 2012 for “Siblings,” Martin received his BA in English with Creative Writing from The University of Hull. Martin is the owner and editor-in-chief of Insider Survivor.

3 responses to “Survivor: Millennials vs Gen X – Meet Paul”

  1. If he is 51, that means he was born in 1965. how did he served in the USCG in 1980? He enlisted when he was 16?

  2. Hey Paul remember me from HATTERAS YACHTS here in New Bern? Want to wish you good luck on this next adventure.

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