FORT LAUDERDALE – Trawler and yacht builder Grand Banks Yachts recognized its top dealers at a ceremony heading into the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show. The top three were, in order, GB France and GB Italia in Europe; Boatworks Yacht Sales of New York, Connecticut and Rhode Island; and Grand Banks Northwest of Seattle. Click…more
Grand Banks Yachts was launched in 1956 as American Marine Ltd. by founder Robert Newton in Junk Bay, Hong Kong. The company builds yachts from 43 to 76 feet. Grand Banks is publicly traded in Singapore and its U.S. headquarters is in Seattle.
FORT LAUDERDALE — David Hensel, director of brand and marketing for Grand Banks Yachts, said at a press event Thursday that sales are up, compared with 2010, and that the trawler yacht builder came to the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show with some momentum. “We’re seeing [our] markets pick up all around the world,” Hensel…more