In this audio clip, Tyler V. Choyke, general manager of MarineMax Venice (Fla.) reports a boost in sales at the Suncoast Boat Show and provides insight into the improving confidence of the boating consumer.
MarineMax carries the Boston Whaler, Sea Ray, Azimut, Harris FloteBote, Bayliner, Hatteras, Meridian, Cabo and Mako boat brands.
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Choyke also told Trade Only Today that Whaler's Vantage series did well at the Sarasota, Fla., show and that the Sea Ray Venture, with its hidden outboards, and the Azimut 54 drew lots of interest.
MarineMax Venice and MarineMax Sarasota displayed a combined 18 boats at the show.
— Chris Landry