US yacht brokerage Northrop & Johnson has recruited Tom Babbitt as a yacht broker in the Northrop & Johnson Newport office.

In 1989, Babbitt began his career in yachting selling powerboats in New York. Over the years he has held every position from sales broker and sales manager to vice president, general manager and owner at various yacht brokerages along the Eastern Seaboard.

In addition, he is a member of the Yacht Brokers Association of America, Florida Yacht Brokers Association, and a licensed Florida yacht broker.