Captain Forest David, has fished inshore and offshore of Ocean Isle Beach for over 25 years. He served as first mate of the 40 foot Luhrs Follow Me for many years before becoming a certified coast guard captain himself. He now charters out of a 42′ Prowler catamaran boat. Forest gets along exceptionally well with everyone. He has tons of stories and experience to go along with a great sense of humor to make any day on the water a great memorable experience. He also takes 2 to 3 hr. kids charter fishing trips throughout the year on his 21 ft boat.
Born in Lumberton, NC, Forest is now a United States Coast Guard Master’s License Captain with 100 gross ton endorsement. He holds a BS degree from Auburn University in Alabama, an MBA from Francis Marion University in South Carolina, and a PhD in Business from the University of Debrecen in Hungary. Forest is an avid scuba diver, commercial fisherman, and inshore and offshore charter boat captain and has been for many years. The man knows what he is doing both on the water and in the classroom, and he is a fun person be spend the day with talking while catching.
Joy David (Forest’s mom) is a realtor with Sloane Coldwell Banker on Ocean Isle. A realtor at Ocean Isle Beach for 18 years, Joy is excellent and experienced. She knows Ocean Isle and Brunswick County very well. Give Joy a call at 910-612-5194 if you need to buy or list a property. We give 10% off any Follow Me fishing trip whenever you are a customer of Joy’s.