KCS International, Inc. Reemerges with Recalled Employees and New 2011 Models
Oconto, Wis., (January 14, 2010) - KCS International, Inc., the parent company of Cruisers Yachts and Rampage Sport Fishing Yachts, is excited to announce it has hired back 100 employees to work on new orders for both brands and to help complete the prototype of the new 2011 470 Cruisers Yachts Sports Coupe. The new model, set to debut this summer, will come standard with IPS, Cruisers Yachts’ signature walk-through window and other features set to be announced later this year.
“Our unwavering commitment to the Cruisers Yachts and Rampage Sport Fishing Yachts brands has held strong throughout the recent fall in the economy, leaving us stable and in a great position to bring back even more of our employees and build upon our 60 year history,” said Mark Pedersen, president of KCS International, Inc. “The years ahead are looking quite bright, as we continue to explore every opportunity to grow both brands, and reestablish ourselves as one of the world’s leading yacht manufacturers.”
The new yacht orders coming in include additions like new Volvo Diesel IPS engines with DPS (Dynamic Positioning System) and Wenge wood interiors for new Cruisers Yachts models. Due to the combination of production on the new 470 Cruisers Yachts Sports Coupe, beginning after the prototype debuts this summer, and 12 upcoming boat shows scheduled for the first three months of 2010, KCS International, Inc. expects to bring back even more employees to fill orders in the immediate future.
About KCS International, Inc
Headquartered in Oconto, Wis., KCS International Inc. is the parent company of both Cruisers Yachts and Rampage Sport Fishing Yachts. Cruisers Yachts is known as one of the world’s premier providers of midsize luxury pleasure yachts and produces 13 models from 30 to 56 feet in its Oconto facility. Rampage Sport Fishing Yachts combine comfort and convenience with speed, durability and performance focused engineering. Built at the Oconto facility, Rampage Sport Fishing Yachts creates highly fishable express and convertible sport fishing yachts, 30 to 45 feet. For additional information about Cruisers Yachts, visit http://www.cruisersyachts.com; information on Rampage Sport Fishing Yachts can be found at http://www.rampageyachts.com.