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Sea Tow franchise opportunities available

By Sea Tow Services International, Inc.

SOUTHOLD, N.Y. – Sea Tow Services International, Inc., the nation’s leading commercial on-water marine assistance provider, is looking for new franchisees to establish Sea Tow marine assistance operations in select inland freshwater markets. These areas include, the North Dallas lakes of Lewisville and Texoma; Lake of the Ozarks; Lake Champlain, VT; Lake George, NY; Lake Tahoe, NV and the Great Lakes, including Chicago and other locations along Lake Michigan

Sea Tow is a thriving, franchise-based network with more than 100 locations and hundreds of highly skilled Captains across the United States the Caribbean and Europe. Each franchise consists of a dedicated team of U.S. Coast Guard-licensed Captains, crew and support staff who are standing by around the clock to serve the needs of Sea Tow’s members and other boaters.

The unique Sea Tow franchise system allows you to operate your own marine business with the support of Sea Tow Services International and other Sea Tow Franchisees.

“Our experienced Sea Tow owner/operators are close-knit group who regularly share information and are readily available to work with new operators,” said Matt Wilson, Sea Tow’s Franchise Development and Regional Representative. “We offer a well-known and established business model where boaters pay an annual membership for free towing and other services.”

Potential franchisees must be self-motivated and interested in being part of the Sea Tow team. A USCG Captain’s license is required for all boat operators. Franchise owners need not have a license unless they plan to operate a vessel.

Sea Tow supports its franchise owners with training, marketing, technical and administrative support, and a 24-hour contact center. Sea Tow’s aggressive marketing program includes national and local public relations, which is available to all Sea Tow operators to help raise awareness about their businesses and community involvement. In addition, Sea Tow’s advertising program targets national and local boating media.

“We also offer additional avenues to promote the Sea Tow brand and give back to the boating community,” said Wilson. “The Sea Tow Foundation, a nonprofit organization dedicated to improving boating safety has developed a highly successful life jacket loaner program, promoting life-jacket use. Other effective tools include the Sea Tow App, which has nearly 200,000 downloads and the innovative Sea Tow Automated Radio Check Service.”

Sea Tow’s Founder and CEO, Capt. Joseph Frohnhoefer, is an internationally recognized leader and expert in the area of marine assistance and boating safety. His high-visibility and recognition as the founder of the non-emergency marine assistance industry, continues to help raise awareness about the benefits of Sea Tow membership.
For more information about starting a Sea Tow franchise contact:

For more information about starting a Sea Tow franchise contact:

Matt Wilson

Sea Tow Franchise Development and Regional Representative: mwilson@seatow.com

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