Brian Foley follows in three generations of family marina operators dating back to the mid 1900’s. He is a yachtsmen as well, allowing him to have a direct understanding of the needs and challenges of the boat owner and their guests.
Brian’s credentials include a BA from the University of Massachusetts in 1985. In addition, he has his 100 Ton Captains License, his Certified Professional Yacht Broker License (CBYB), a Massachusetts Hoisting Engineer License and certifications through Raymarine, Volvo, Mercuiser, OMC.
Brian began his marine business career in 1975 at Waveland Marina in Hull Massachusetts. Subsequently he was a foreman at the Boston Whaler Factory, following that as GM of Tern Harbor Marina in Weymouth Massachusetts. Brian then took all of this and started a thriving 25-year, multi-million dollar business known throughout New England as the well respected Seacrest Marine, providing full-service mechanical, cosmetic and structural services to boat owners. Brian has shared this knowledge as an adjunct faculty member at Massasoit Community College, helping to train and groom the next generation of marine professionals in conjunction with the Massachusetts Marine Trades Association,
In addition, Brian has brokered hundreds of boat deals through his various channels through the years.
Brian most recently brought his wealth of knowledge, direct experience, love of the sea, and knowledge to Bay Pointe Marina and the boating community of Massachusetts where he happily resides with his wife, 4 kids, 4 dogs and Grandpa.
He thrives in the outdoors, enjoying boating, sport fishing, and snowmobiling.