Skip Mansfield has been in the sailing and boating business most of his lifetime. His working career has spanned work with Mt. Desert Yacht Yard (Maine), Wm. Edgar John Shipyard in Rye (NY), Atlantic Mutual Insurance Co. (surveyor), Yachting Magazine (NYC). Richard Bertram brought Skip to Miami and Ft. Lauderdale; he did 2 terms with Northrop & Johnson, in sales and sales growth for their large yachts divisions in both the US and Europe. Skip formed the company Emerald Yacht & Ship for brokerage sales in the US. He served as president and developed the market for worldwide yacht charter management services in the US, Mediterranean and South East Asia regions. On Jan 30, 2015, Skip was awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award by the Florida Yacht Brokers Association. He was also appointed the “Sailing Ambassador of the Year” for 2014 by the Punta Gorda Sailing Club. Skip has a wealth of experience in finding just the right boat for his clients, as well as getting his client’s boats sold expediently. Contact Skip for your next boat purchase or sale.