Wayne Henry


Born into an accomplished boating and tournament fishing family, Wayne Henry joined Starling Marine in 2016 and brings a wealth of hands-on knowledge for boats large & small to our professional sales team. A graduate of East Carolina University with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration & Management, Wayne also makes the boat buying & selling process hassle-free for his customers thanks to his firm grasp on the processes & deal-making acuity.

Wayne honed his skills in the marine industry starting in high school & college working as a mate & running a boat detail business, moving on up to becoming a USCG licensed private & delivery captain of some of the finest boats on the water along the entire East Coast and to the Bahamas. Wayne’s boating career also includes work in boat inventory & warranty management, commissioning, and roles as a parts manager, and a CSR specializing in service coordination & project management.

Much can be inferred about Wayne’s strength of character & dedication to his community from his well-earned Eagle Scout designation – the highest rank attainable in the Boy Scouts of America (BSA) for demonstrating an ideal attitude, service, and leadership. Friends & customers alike know they can always count on Wayne to lend a hand. When not helping others at work or play, you can usually find Wayne enjoying time with his family boating, fishing, and of course cheering on the ECU Pirates!