Edward James has served for over twenty years as a full time yacht broker in Charleston, SC with forty-five years marine experience in total. He has logged over 70,000 offshore miles including the waters of the Atlantic, Caribbean and Mediterranean. Ed has completed two trans-Atlantic crossings, and has also served as a delivery captain, charter captain, and private instructor for both power and sailing vessels. In addition to these, Ed has also acted as project manager for vessel refit and maintenance. Ed holds a Certified Professional Yacht Broker certificate from YBAA as well as a Florida Broker’s License. He also holds a USCG 100 ton Masters License and a certificate in celestial navigation.