ANNAPOLIS, MD, January 14, 2015 – In addition to a new, industry leading three-year stem-to-stern boat warranty for all 2015 models, Beneteau boat buyers now receive a one-year BoatUS membership with Unlimited towing courtesy of the innovative sail and powerboat builder. The membership is a part of newly launched Beneteau Plain Talk Promise customer care program.
As BoatUS members, new Beneteau owners will have access to the nation’s largest on water boat towing service with over 600 TowBoatUS and Vessel Assist towboats standing by to assist at over 300 locations across the country. New owners will also benefit from 25 other BoatUS services and discounts that will make their boating experience better.
“New Beneteau buyers can face the same unexpected problems that happen to all boaters, like getting stuck on a sand bar,” said BoatUS Vice President of Towing Services Adam Wheeler. “However, with BoatUS towing services available 24 hours a day this hassle factor is erased. Coupled with the other member benefits BoatUS provides such as marina discounts on transient slips and six issues of the award-winning BoatUS Magazine, the BoatUS membership will allow Beneteau owners to get more out of their passion for boating.”
Said Beneteau America Marketing Director Maryline O’Shea, “We believe in providing our customers with the best service, long after they purchase a new Beneteau. Through our partnership with the largest nationwide towing assistance service, we provide them with professional on water help when they need it. It’s all about increasing ownership satisfaction.”
About Beneteau America:
Beneteau is known worldwide for its sleek design, quality construction and innovation in the manufacturing of seaworthy sailing and power yachts. The Beneteau story began 130 years ago when Benjamin Bénéteau started building fishing trawlers in Saint-Gilles-Croix-de-Vie, France. Today, the company continues to thrive under the leadership of Benjamin Bénéteau’s granddaughter, Madame Annette Bénéteau-Roux. Beneteau has manufacturing facilities in France, Brazil and the United States.
Boat Owners Association of The United States (BoatUS
) is the nation’s leading advocate for recreational boaters providing its over half-million members with government representation, services such as 24-hour dispatch, on water boat towing as well as roadside assistance for boat trailers and tow vehicles, feature-packed boat insurance programs, money-saving benefits including marina and service discounts, and vital information that improves recreational boating. Its member-funded BoatUS Foundation is a national leader promoting safe, clean and responsible boating and offers range of boating safety courses – including 33 free state courses – that can be found at BoatUS.org/courses.