Nautical Ventures in south Florida and Groupe Thomas Marine in Quebec join the Fairline global roster of dealers – both chosen for being an incredibly dynamic, well-established in their territories and each having earned an excellent reputation for sales, service and support.
Nautical Ventures will be known as Fairline Florida and offers a presence in Palm Beach, Fort Lauderdale, Riviera Beach, Tampa Bay, Sarasota and Stuart.
Fairline Florida will be headed up by Nautical Ventures CEO Roger Moore, alongside a team of over 150 staff. Of the new relationship, Roger said: “We are excited to bring the British built Fairline Yacht brand, along with its award-winning range of boat models, to the Florida market. Nautical Ventures dealerships have built a reputation for launching innovative European boat lines into the US market. We see Fairline, with its latest advances in technology and style, dovetailing nicely with our clientele who are looking to move up in size and boating capabilities.”
To be known as Fairline Eastern Canada, Groupe Thomas Marine is the largest boat dealer in the province, boasting 35 years’ experience in the leisure boating arena. Marc-André Thomas, Groupe Thomas Marine President said: “For a long time, we have been looking for a new manufacturer producing renowned yachts to meet our sales and service needs for luxury nautical products in Quebec and Canada. Fairlines’ energetic team and visiting its professional facilities in the UK confirmed our research. Fairline manufactures excellent boats and has a professional and dynamic team, and our business relationship is based on honesty and trust, there is no better feeling for a family business like ours. Fairline and Groupe Thomas Marine represent a perfect match for us.”
Steve Leeson, President of Fairline Americas, comments: “We are very pleased to welcome two new dealers to our network, each bringing a strong presence and first-class reputation. Our chosen dealers have vast experience and understanding of the market, and will be ideal partners to help deliver the world-class service our customers expect. We are very excited about this period of growth for Fairline Americas.”