In 2009, the company filed for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy.. Holdings. RELATED: Polaris hits the water with $805 million deal for Boat Holdings. We strive to become synonymous with high quality, innovative features and perfect execution of our products. Marquis has built VanDutch yachts for about four years. When the production was announced, it was cited as an example of the quality of Wisconsin's yacht-building industry. Marquis and Carver Yachts laid off 53 workers, some of them temporarily, in response to what new CEO Rob Parmentier calls the “worst winter in North America in 100 years.” “There’s flashes of brilliance out there, but with the winter we just had — we’ve had a bad month,” Parmentier told Trade Only Today. The Carver Yacht and Marquis Yacht brands will continue to be controlled by Parmentier. Rob Parmentier, President and CEO of Marquis Yachts, released a press release to Marquis and Carver Yachts dealers addressing rumors of the company shutting down if not sold to a new owner by March 1, 2020. PULASKI, Wis. (WFRV) News of possible long-term layoffs at Marquis Yachts in Pulaski – is still sinking in for village residents. The Marquis Harbor was built by the City of Moline and leased to a private operator for nearly 20 years. "Marquis will no longer be manufacturing the Larson brand of boats. In 2004, the company started the Marquis Yachts line in order to manufacture a world-class yacht built with the most advanced designs, styling, and technologies. The company headquarters is located in Corporate Marquis, the United States, where generations of masters built the best yacht in the world starting at 1800 's. At Jefferson Beach Yacht Sales, we strive to deliver the most enjoyable boating experience possible, which results from generations of experience, our passion for the water, representing only the finest brands and the genuine character and dedication of each and every Jefferson Beach Yacht … “The history and product of Benetti separates the brand from other yachts and will allow for a great migration for many of our customers who are seeking larger and more luxurious yachts.” Paolo Vitelli, CEO and chairman of the Azimut/Benetti Group, stated, … This quality and uncommon attention to detail says a lot about the Marquis brand and the person who owns one. Marquis embodies excellence and unsurpassed luxury yacht built in art. Every Galeon yacht is a piece of handcrafted excellence and thanks to the unparalleled attention to detail, cutting edge technology and great designs the company has become one of the premier European boat builders. It was headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota with offices in Little Falls, Minnesota and Cadillac, Michigan.. Marquis’ Corporate headquarters and yacht yard are located in the inland seas region of the United States where generations of skilled craftsmen have been building the world’s finest yachts and ships since the early 1800′s. An email sent to dealers on behalf of Jake Vogel, president of Polaris Boats confirmed the sale of the Larson Boat Group. Genmar Holdings, Inc. was the second largest manufacturer of recreational motor boats, founded in 1978. He assured dealers that Marquis does not expect a disruption in the continued production of yachts. Any future boats manufactured under these brands (Larson, FX, Striper, Escape) will be produced by Polaris Boats," Vogel said in the email. Kris Schuller reports all …