A native of Georgia, Charles Hunt became interested in sailing while attending the College of Charleston in the mid-nineties. Since then, he has owned and sailed a variety of boats ranging from daysailers to sportboats and full-fledged cruisers. A former liveaboard sailor, Charles earned his USCG OUPV Captain's License in 2009. He has since conducted yacht deliveries, daysailing charters, and has cruised the Bahamas, East Coast, and ICW extensively. 

Charles Hunt

Tim has a love of the Sea in his blood, which began with his service in the US Navy and career as Chief Engineer in the United States Merchant Marine.  Tim became further interested in boating following his retirement from Lockheed Martin in 2013.  At that time, he became the proud owner of a 28’ trawler and has since upgraded to a 44’ trawler. Tim is a resident of John’s Island, SC and spends much of his time enjoying his boat on Bohicket Creek and the local waterways.   With over 40 years of Marine industry experience, he looks forward to helping you make your boating dreams a reality.


Tim Broderick


An avid sailor and cruiser, Katie spends as much time as possible on or near the water. Her experience includes the operation of both sail & power vessels on charters and deliveries including offshore cruising on the east coast & the Bahamas. She has lived aboard, traveled on and maintained vessels, and knows that the perfect owner-vessel fit is key. Katie is a member of the Cruising Club of Charleston, and enjoys spending time exploring the beautiful waterways surrounding the Lowcountry.

Katie Johnson

Whether you are a yacht owner, coastal cruiser, racer, passage maker or looking to do the Great Circle Route, the brokers of Ashley Yachts have the experience and expertise to assist you in finding the boat that best fits your style and budget. The staff at Ashley Yachts are professionals with over a century of combined experience in the industry and have worked with motoryachts, cruisers, sportfish, trawlers and all types of sailboats. Our entire organization of professionals is dedicated to helping our clients make sound, knowledgeable decisions that will guide them to the best value possible. 

Let us work hard to make the buying, owning and selling of your yacht an easy and enjoyable experience for you.  (843)789-0235

Greg Williamson

Edward James

Greg has spent his entire life on the water aboard both power and sailboats, and has enjoyed working as a broker for over a decade. Driven by a true appreciation for time spent on the water, he enjoys sailing and surfing, fishing and water-skiing, and just cruising anywhere on any boat. He has worked in all aspects of the boating industry including charters, deliveries, towing, sales, and service on both the Atlantic and Pacific coasts. He holds a USCG 100 Ton Master Captain's license, a Florida Yacht Broker's license, and he is a Certified Professional Yacht Broker and member of the Yacht Broker's Association of America. As an owner of both power and sailboats, he can be found quite often on the waters of Charleston Harbor and beyond. You can benefit from Greg's vast well-rounded experience and knowledge as he helps you find the right boat.

Edward James has served for 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, and completed two trans-Atlantic crossings. Ed has served as a delivery captain, charter captain, private instructor for both power and sailing vessels, and 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. 

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