(May 2016, New Gretna, New Jersey) The Viking Yacht Company has announced that Galati Yacht Sales has been appointed as its dealer of record for Mexico, and will represent the complete Viking product line of its world famous sportfishing convertibles and luxury motor yachts from 42 to 92 feet. An award winning Viking Yachts dealer since 1997, Galati Yacht Sales, a family owned and operated business with third generation members involved throughout the company’s day-to-day operations is based in Anna Maria, Florida, with additional locations on the southwest coast, and panhandle of Florida, as well as offices in Orange Beach, Alabama, Galveston, Texas, and Costa Rica.
Galati’s newest location is at V & V Marina, a world class facility, which can accommodate yachts up to 200 feet and is just 10 minutes from the heart of Cancun. The marina offers multiple services and features including a full service boat yard and premium fuels. Clearing customs at the marina also can be arranged for Galati customers, as well as all visiting Viking yacht owners. Galati owners taking delivery of anew Viking yacht or visiting the area will also be treated to VIP concierge services.“The people, the waters and the fishing are superb in Cancun,” says Carmine Galati, of Galati Yacht Sales, “and we are excited to be able to branch out into this fabulous location to offer new and wonderful experiences to our customers who fully appreciate the Viking lifestyle. I expect to see a lot of Vikings here and have already begun planning our first fishing tournament.”
Viking Yachts, President and CEO, Patrick Healey said, “Carmine and his family have been an integral part of the Viking family for many years and his representation of Viking in Mexico will be an excellent addition to our international appeal.”
Off to fast start, in its first month of operation Galati Yacht Sales has delivered a Viking 92 Enclosed Bridge Convertible, a Viking 80 Convertible and a Viking 55 Convertible to Cabo San Lucas, Mexico. They also have sponsored tournaments in Isla Mujeres, Cancun, and Cozumel, and hosted an event to celebrate their expansion into Mexico.
Michael Galati, Carmine Galati, Pat Healey, and Juan Guedez on the Viking 62
The "Cosme Alberti Nartinez Magana" tournament
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