The acquisition creates an unprecedented West Coast sportfishing super dealer.
Newport Beach, CA - October 30th, 2007: Granders, Inc., headed up by Newport Beach entrepreneur Anthony Hsieh, announces the acquisition of Sundance marine, the undisputed market leader in 18 to 34 ft Sportfishing boats in California. The acquisition compliments Crow’s Nest Yachts and their 4 strategic locations with a water front marina location in Mission Bay, directly across from Sea World in beautiful San Diego, CA.
Sundance Marine is the exclusive Southern California Dealer for Parker boats and recognized as the market leader; custom-rigging sportfishing boats for west coast anglers. Custom turnkey features include but are not limited to custom designed bait tanks, West Coast bow rails and rigging features along with the expert advice necessary when outfitting a new sportfisher.
"The addition of Sundance to our current marine holdings is a perfect fit. Our sportfishing footprint on the West Coast market just got deeper and larger," said Anthony Hsieh CEO of Crow’s Nest Yachts. "Our customers will now be able to select from 4 top sportfishing brands in all 5 of our strategic locations from the purposeful Parker 18 to the all new spectacular Viking 82".
Rob Sanford, General Manager and Partner in Sundance will continue in his capacity and will report directly to Anthony Hsieh. "I'm thrilled about the future! By joining a passionate team with proven business success; and knowing that sportfishing is deeply rooted in their DNA, we will be the dominant leader in the marketplace across every segment.”
About Sundance Marine
Sundance Marine is located in the heart of the boating and fishing community on the water in Mission Bay just across from Sea World. We have been dedicated to serving the needs of boaters for many years. Sundance Marine has the facilities, expert associates, and advice to provide for carefree boat ownership. Our certified technicians and rigging staff have the experience needed to deliver total customer satisfaction. Sundance has become the number one Parker Boat dealer east of New York, and is ranked number two in the world.
About Crow’s Nest Yachts
Crow's Nest Yachts is celebrating over 30 years of selling top quality yachts on the West Coast, with water front marina locations in Newport Beach, San Diego, and Seattle. In 2007, a 3-acre off water dealership in the Irvine Auto Center with 11 service bays added to the strategic locations.
Crows Nest is a proud exclusive dealer for Vikings Yachts, Viking Sport cruisers, Tiara Yachts, Contender, Parker, and a complete line of previously owned yachts that have been inspected and approved by Crows Nest world-class team.
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