Northrop and Johnson
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Celebrating 60 years of quality service to yachtsmen, Northrop and Johnson is the best source of definitive yachting information, advice and service. From our offices on Goat Island, at the hub of the Newport’s bustling waterfront, N & J has a global outreach through our network of offices and affiliates, worldwide. Northrop and Johnson offers a “total service plan” for yacht owners, including yacht management, crew placement, new construction, finance and insurance. Managing Partners and Directors are Hank Halsted and Bruce Leffers. Ex. Captain Hank Halsted is deeply involved in the professional development of yachting, having served as President of the Yacht Architects and Brokers Association, a founding member of the International Yacht Council, Newport-Bermuda Race organizing committee. Bruce Leffers has many years in the business as a Broker, Manager and event organizer. He is the Managing Director of the Newport Brokerage Boat Show, which is in its 15th year and is known as one of the best brokerage shows on the East Coast with quality yachts up to 140’. In addition, our team of six brokers is led by Bill Titus and Brian Commette. Bill is an extremely accomplished racing sailor in all venues, and brings a wealth of knowledge to his clientele. Brian Commette has been an industry leader for years, having served as President of the Yacht Architects and Brokers Association and in creating the Yacht Broker Certification program. In sum, N & J Newport has a remarkable team of professionals to suit all your yachting needs.
Tel: (401) 848 5500 / (401) 849 0120
Fax: (401) 849 0620
Their Charter Office at Coddington Wharf specializes in seamless charters and management on a global scale. With their in-depth knowledge of the Charter industry, Missy Johnston and Carolyn Titus maintain personal knowledge of all yachts and crews, offering the best combination of each, for every charter.
Tel: (401)848 5540 / Fax: (401) 848 0120