Montauk ‘Prince’ Still Wears His Crown

“I visualize greatness.”Raised by a fisherman and waitress in Montauk, Mr. Eckardt always dreamed of being a surfer and traveling the world.
Failure isn’t an option.”Geoff Gifkins, his manager at Nest Seekers, said that Mr. Eckardt has a knack for connecting with clients.
And Mr. Eckardt is in the process of closing a $27 million deal that he said he couldn’t talk about because of a nondisclosure agreement.
Last week his publicist, Jessica Schaefer, confirmed rumors that Mr. Eckardt is to star in his own reality show this fall on Showtime.
“It’s about a kid who comes from nothing in a small town,” Mr. Eckardt said.

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