Lyman-Morse Boatbuilding is pleased to welcome Tripp Estabrook to its Newport, Rhode Island brokerage team. Prior to joining Lyman-Morse Boatbuilding, Tripp was the president of Associated Marine Enterprises in Newport, RI, a marine consulting firm with clients such as Edson, US Sailing, Spinlock and Summit Yachts. Tripp has served as the on-site project manager of numerous offshore sailboat builds on a worldwide basis. His marine experience also includes working as a broker at Bristol Yachts in Bristol, RI where he sold new builds and brokerage yachts, but most may know him from his many years as the OEM representative at Harken Inc.
Yachting has run in the Estabrook family for generations. Tripp's upbringing in the 1000 Islands region of the St. Lawrence River made boating an integral part of his everyday life. The indigenous antique and classic craft of that area are dear to him and his boathouse stables a lovely collection of sailing skiffs, guide boats and runabouts. However, his experience on a boat, is not relegated to fresh water, over the last thirty years, Tripp has been active in offshore sailboat racing throughout the world.
Tripp's intimate knowledge of all facets of boat building make him a great addition to the staff at Lyman-Morse. "Tripp Estabrook is a vital building block toward growing our brokerage as well as the other services that LM has to offer our clients", said Drew Lyman, President of Lyman-Morse. "His far reaching industry relationships along with his strong personal sailing and boating background is what we were looking for."
Tripp is always the diligent advocate for his clients. Whether representing buyer or seller, he takes pride in doing methodical research and supplying them with facts and insights assuring the best outcomes. A member of the Storm Trysail Club and past member of the New York Yacht Club, Tripp holds a US Coast Guard 100 Ton master license and STCW95 Certification. He resides in Newport, RI.