Freedom Boat Club announces UK expansion
Freedom Boat Club, the world’s largest boat club operator and a division of Brunswick Corporation, announced its first Idaho franchise representing the 34and US state of having a Freedom Boat Club location. The new territory, FBC of North Idaho, will open its first location in Couer d’Alene, known as one of the premier boating and recreation destinations in the United States with award-winning lake views and dozens of lakes surrounding the community. The new territory and location will be owned and operated by Brent Christian and Patrick Green.
“In line with our strategic growth plans to expand into the Northwest, we are excited to not only put down roots in Idaho, but also expand our footprint to one of the world’s premier boating locations. most wanted in the United States,” said Louis Chemi, vice president and general manager, Freedom Franchise Systems. “Under FBC of North Idaho’s leadership, I am confident that his experience and enthusiasm for the on-water lifestyle will enable us to provide high-quality boating experiences within the community, as well as expand our presence throughout the country.”
“The Freedom Boat Club is highly respected in the industry and has a reputation for fostering communities of avid boaters, and I am thrilled to join the fastest growing club in the world to expand our presence in Idaho,” said Brent Christian. “With over 30 years of experience in the marine industry in northern Idaho and the Couer d’Alene market, our team is excited to bring our community this additional way to enjoy our beautiful region. .”
FBC of North Idaho begins sales to new members and will officially open for the 2022 boating season. The club will initially start with five boats with plans to expand its current location and enter new markets in Idaho over the years. future. The Freedom Boat Club of Northern Idaho will be located at Tobler Marina, 13400 N Clovis Road, Hayden, Idaho.