Two years out from its purchase by private equity firm Versa Capital Management, Hatteras Yachts is investing not only in products, but also in its creative department and — perhaps most important — finding opportunities to let customers experience the brand.
Hatteras Yachts, founded in North Carolina in 1959, builds offshore sportfishing yachts and convertibles from 54 to 100 feet. The company was bought by Philadelphia-based Versa Capital Management LLC affiliate Navis HCY Acquisition LLC in 2013.
Hatteras Yachts announced that its new 70 Motor Yacht will make its debut Nov. 5-9 at the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show.
Hatteras Yachts will move its Hatteras Yacht Sales Center to the Hyatt Regency Pier Sixty-Six Hotel and Marina in Fort Lauderdale this fall.
Hatteras Yachts said Yasuda Shipyard Co. Ltd. in Tokyo and Tatari Yachts S.A. in Istanbul will represent Hatteras in Japan and Turkey.
Hatteras Yachts said Evermarine of Panama City joined its network of representatives in 130 countries spanning six continents.
MIAMI — Hatteras Yachts said at the start of the Yacht & Brokerage Show in Miami Beach that it formed a partnership with Vessel Vanguard in which all new buyers will receive five years of complimentary protection service from the boat systems monitoring software manufacturer.
Hatteras Yachts announced an all-new Express Series that will debut this fall at the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show.
Hatteras Yachts is partnering with SNO Yachts to establish Hatteras Yachts Europe to distribute Hatteras boats in Europe.
A fully refurbished Knit Wits — the first Hatteras sportfishing yacht, built in 1960 — was the centerpiece of an employee appreciation day at the New Bern, N.C., headquarters. Employees who worked to restore the boat signed their names on the hatch of the 41-foot convertible “sort of as a time capsule,” president John Ward…more
Hatteras and Cabo Yachts have seen an uptick in sales and activity in the six weeks since the brands’ sale from Brunswick Corp. to Philadelphia-based private equity firm Versa Capital Management LLC. “I think that finally getting the news that the company has been sold and that it’s owned by a U.S. private equity company…more