Located just south of the historic port city of Wilmington in the beautiful town of Southport, NC The Multihull Company and 5 Ocean Marine office is situated at the convergence of the Cape Fear River, the Intracoastal Waterway, and the Atlantic Ocean. It’s long maritime history lives on in the boating culture of the area and the steady stream of cruising yachts that pass through every season. Eastern North Carolina boasts an impressive list of affordable marinas, boatyards, and yacht service providers making it an ideal place to buy or sell a yacht. The Wilmington office of The Multihull Company is managed by broker Andrew Hodgdon.
Captain Hodgdon began sailing aboard his father’s Hobie Cat and maintained his passion through the years, leveraging his knowledge and experience to become a USCG licensed captain. Andrew spent over a decade working as a full-time captain, working his way up in the industry with positions ranging from sailing instructor to a delivery skipper to the private yacht captain of a Gunboat 57. During his career, Hodgdon sailed from his hometown waters of Cape Fear, NC to the Caribbean Sea, Mediterranean, Central and South America, the South Pacific Islands and beyond. Extensive offshore experience has given him first hand working knowledge of a wide variety of multihulls – from old Lagoons to brand new Balance Catamarans and almost everything in between!
Now, working as a yacht broker for The Multihull Company, Hodgdon has slowed down a bit and is focusing on sharing his knowledge and skillset to help pair sailors of all types and skill levels with the perfect boat for their needs. Whether you are looking for a safe and capable coastal cruiser or a carbon fiber racing beast; Andrew can share his first-hand knowledge to help guide you to the perfect decision.
As the world’s largest truly global brokerage company specializing in multihulls, The Multihull Company is ready to assist you if you wish to buy or sell any type of yacht in the Carolinas, or anywhere on the East Coast of the United States.