Hatteras/CABO Yachts recently announced the appointment of SkipperBud’s as its newest dealer. SkipperBud’s will represent the Hatteras brands exclusively in the Great Lakes region, including: Wisconsin, Illinois, Michigan, Indiana, Minnesota and Ohio.
The family-owned boat and yacht dealership has 18 locations throughout the Midwest and will carry the full Hatteras line from 45 to 105 feet, and the CABO line, starting with the new CABO 41.
“This year, both Hatteras Yachts and SkipperBud’s are celebrating their 60th anniversaries,” said Hatteras/CABO Yachts President and CEO Kelly Grindle. “With its impressive depth of experience as a full-service dealership, along with its multiple locations, its closerelationship with many of the marine industry’s premier brands, and its commitment to customer service, we know SkipperBud’s will be an outstanding representative for Hatteras and CABO throughout its Midwestern territory.”
“This is a natural evolution for SkipperBud’s, Hatteras is going to be a wonderful partner. SkipperBud’s has been a yacht dealer throughout the Midwest and the Great Lakes for many years," said Mike Pretasky, Jr., president. "We share many of the same values as Hatteras Yachts and we are excited to expand our product portfolio and showcase our experience in the industry to the Hatteras Yachts/CABO Yachts clients within our markets.”