Bad Company Editions Sell In 72 Hours of World Debut
The 2008 Yacht & Brokerage Show in Miami
Newport Beach, CA – February 20th, 2008: Grander Inc. dba Crow’s Nest Yachts headed up by Newport Beach entrepreneur Anthony Hsieh, celebrates the worldwide debut and sale of two Viking Bad Company Editions (BCE) at the 2008 Yacht & Brokerage Show in Miami. The new BCE sportfisher features sleek lines, a walk-around deck with West Coast rails, newly designed tower offering 180 degrees of unobstructed viewing, exclusive electronics package from Furuno, private label tuna and bait tank package, plus all the luxury accommodations that Viking is known for in this first ever signature series.
Viking Yachts, one of the foremost sportfishing yacht builders in the world, in a partnership Crows Nest Yachts Grander Inc. dba, along with it’s record winning fishing "dream team", TEAM BAD COMPANY—www.badcoteam.com, consisting of Capt. Steve Lassley, Pete Groesbeck, James Kingsmill, Andy Horner and Keith O'Brien-Morton (all tournament winners from California) and Hawaiian sport fishing legend Randy Parker, introduced the Viking BCE, the first, turn key, manufacturer built, West Coast rigged sport fishing boat. The 54 and 60 BCE are models currently available with the 50 BCE being introduced in July with more Viking models to follow.
“Over the past 8 months, we worked with Viking’s design team to offer a unique West Coast Sportifsher,” said Captain Steve Lassley. “At the Yacht & Brokerage Show in Miami our dream of the perfect West Coast sportfisher turned into a reality.”
In the past, only months of customization and hundreds of thousands of dollars could give you a boat ready to fish the eastern pacific in Mexico and Southern California. Now, under the direction and design from legendary Captain Steve Lassley, owner Anthony Hsieh, TEAM BAD COMPANY and the engineers of Viking Yachts, the 54’ and the 60’ BCE will be the first factory delivered, turn key, West Coast ready to fish boat.
“With the creation of the BCE we have elevated the sportfishing yacht market on the West Coast ,” said Anthony Hsieh, owner of Crow’s Nest Yachts and Team Bad Company. “The ultimate success of the BCE came with the sale of both our 54’ and 60’ in 72 short hours of the world debut.”
If you missed the Viking BCE, please join us at the Lido Boat and Yacht Show starting April 9th in Newport Beach, CA. Team Bad Company will be there giving private tours of the first ever West Coast turnkey sportfisher. Or come meet Team Bad Company at both Fred Hall shows in Long Beach and Del Mar.