Steve is uniquely qualified to be your personal professional yacht broker.
You will find Steve’s 25 years in the business of customizing, sailing and cruising hundreds power and sailing yachts invaluable in helping you select the proper yacht for you.
Steve comes from a large family of boat builders and his boating knowledge is extensive and three generations deep. Both his father and grandfather had successful careers in the marine industry and helped to foster Steve’s love of boating. Steve grew up racing sailboats, cruising, and spending any free time he had on the waters of Tampa Bay and Florida. While in college he sailed for the College of Charleston and after graduation, returned home to join his father and eventually take over the family business, Lippincott Marine Canvas.
Steve earned a stellar reputation as one of the finest canvas and custom fabric in the business and has an excellent understanding just what a buyer wants in a boat.
Having owned his own business, Steve is an excellent business person and negotiator. If you are purchasing a boat, Steve will help you navigate the selection, negotiation, survey, sea trial closing and delivery process. You can be assured that Steve will represent you properly in order to negotiate the best terms and price for you.
Besides having the knowledge and skill to help you buy or sell a boat, you will find Steve to be a sincere, friendly and ethical professional.
We are pleased to have Steve on our team and encourage to put him to work for you.