FLIBS 2011: Grand Banks honors top dealers

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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 here for the full press release.

Editor’s note: In a story published Friday it was incorrectly reported that many of Grand Banks’ sales this year were “factory-direct.” The sales were, in fact, a mix of retail and stock boat sales made through the company’s dealer network.


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