Started boating at the age of 4 with family, cruised most of Europe. After leaving school at 18, Chris worked in a hotel until starting as a trainee broker on the River Medway. Leaving 4 years later as Marina Manager, Chris joined a large marina on the Thames as Sales Manager for 4 years until he formed Penton Hook Marine Sales (now TBS Boats Penton Hook) in 1998. They sold their 2,000th boat at the end of 2019. A qualified Yachtmaster offshore, I conduct all the handovers at sea.