Ben Sprague joins us after having spent 12 years working as Director of Sales and Marketing for GMT Composites – a carbon spar and marine composites manufacturing business. Prior to that he was a salesman with Hood Yacht Systems for 6 years. Ben has been around boats much of his life from sailing dinghies to 80 ft. maxi-ocean racers. He is experienced offshore having voyaged from Newfoundland to Honduras, trans-Atlantic and six times to Bermuda from his native New England. On a delivery to the Bahamas he was caught by a late season hurricane, spent three days in a lifeboat and rescued at sea by a Cuban tanker. He’s got an extensive sailing background and just returned having participated in the Newport to Bermuda race on board a 70-ft sailboat.
Nordhavn Brokers can articulate how these boats are built in terms of engineering and construction
Unless a broker is with Nordhavn, he won’t have the knowledge necessary to give a new owner the proper training these kinds of boats require. This is also very important for the seller. Nordhavn Brokers can articulate how these boats are built in terms of engineering and construction as well as the quality of the… Read more “Nordhavn Brokers can articulate how these boats are built in terms of engineering and construction”
Having never purchased a boat in the States before, I was a bit apprehensive about the procedures and what we would have to do. I called the Rhode Island office and spoke to Ben Sprague, who very quickly assured me that he could act in our best interest and that he could guide us through… Read more “Hi there”
I wanted to say thank you to you for having such good people in you company as we personally could not thanked them enough.
Dear Mr Streech, After several years of thinking and looking at what is available my wife Zubi and I bought a Nordhavn N4701. It was a difficult transaction and the seller had left the boat in Florida and gone to England. During this difficult time of discussions, deal making etc , two of your brokers… Read more “I wanted to say thank you to you for having such good people in you company as we personally could not thanked them enough.”