GE Capital extends Formula Boat floorplan deal

Published online: Mar 03, 2011 News Trade Only Today
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GE Capital's Commercial Distribution Finance business announced a renewed agreement with Porter Inc. to provide floorplan financing options for dealers purchasing its Formula Boat brands.

"As one of the premier boatbuilders in the world, we are pleased to offer GE's financing program to our family of Formula dealers. We have been working with GE Capital for over 20 years, as we value their commitment to the marine industry and their financing expertise," Porter president Scott Porter said in a statement.

"Our relationship with leading boat brands like Formula is very important to us," said Bruce Van Wagoner, president of the Commercial Distribution Finance marine group, in a statement. "We are pleased to be able to provide a customized financial solution to Formula's dealers and we are looking forward to continuing our long relationship with the Formula team."

Formula Boat models range in length from 24 to 45 feet, and are built in Decatur, Ind.

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