Boat manufacturer eyes expansion

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Seminole Marine, manufacturers of Sailfish saltwater fishing boats, formed the Seminole Marine Group to explore additional opportunities in the boatbuilding industry, said Paul Hoppes, president of Georgia-based Seminole Marine.

"We strongly believe that marine dealers are looking for long-term relationships with solid, well-run, independent companies, that offer first-class products, great customer service and immediate consumer recognition," Hoppes said.

"We have assembled a team of experts, and have evaluated and will continue to evaluate opportunities that will reinforce our position as a leading manufacturer of innovative, quality products," he added.

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