ZEPHYRHILLS, FLA. – Century Boats, a classic American boat company established in 1926 and based in Zephyrhills, Fla., today announced its expansion through South Carolina with the addition of its newest dealer, Matthews Marine, in Bluffton, S.C. Previously, Matthews Marine was a Century dealer from 2002 to 2009.
“From its location in Bluffton, Matthews Marine is well-positioned to serve the region’s active boating communities from Hilton Head to Savannah,” said Bryan Lucius, president of Century Boats. “Matthews Marine has a long history of providing high-quality new boat sales and service to the area’s boating enthusiasts – and we’re excited to welcome back their entire team as a Century Boats dealer.”
Matthews Marine has been in business for more than 17 years, and as an authorized Century Boats dealer they have full access to the complete lineup of Century models including center consoles, walkarounds, expresses and the new dual console, 24 Resorter. For its customers, Matthews Marine offers new and used boat sales, onsite boat and RV storage, and full service and repair capabilities.
“As a previous dealer of Century Boats, our staff is extremely familiar with the Century line, and we’re very confident in reintroducing Century’s performance fishing platforms to our new-model inventory,” said Rob Matthews, president of Matthews Marine. “Over the years, we’ve built very strong relationships with our customers, and Century’s vision statement of ‘Demand It All’ fits their needs very well. We’re thrilled to again be part of the Century Boats family, and we look forward to introducing Century’s current – and future – models to our Matthews Marine customers.”
About Century Boats
Established in 1926, Century Boats is a classic American boat company that is family-owned and operated out of Zephyrhills, Fla. Fishability. Luxury. Reliability. These are the hallmarks of every Century Boat model and each is truly a luxurious, yet hardcore, fishing machine. Models include center console, dual console, walkaround and express and range from 22 to 32 feet in length. Century Boats remains committed to innovation in design, craftsmanship and construction – and with an eye on even the smallest of details, Century encourages its customers to Demand It All. For more information please visit www.centuryboats.com.