Sales Achievement & Service Excellence


Grady-White Boats Recognizes Dealer for Model Year 2022 Sales Achievement


J. Catalano & Sons of Greenwich, CT, has been awarded the Sales Achievement by Grady-White Boats for the model year 2022. For over 24 years, Catalano & Sons has been the recipient of Grady-White Boats achievement awards.


The Sales Achievement and Service Excellence Awards are presented to dealers who have achieved one of the company’s top tiers in retail sales, and simultaneously provided world-class customer service to their customers for the model year.


Joey Weller, Vice President of Sales for Grady-White, stated, “J. Catalano & Sons has proven their dedication to their customers by demonstrating exceptional attention to detail in all aspects of the sales and service experience.” He added, “Grady-White is honored to have J. Catalano & Sons representing our brand. Their extensive knowledge on our fine products along with providing incredible service for their customers sets a standard that other dealers strive to replicate.”


Founded in 1959, Grady-White builds boats from 18 to 45 feet at its plant in Greenville, North Carolina. The company has been under private ownership by National Marine Manufacturers Association Hall of Fame member Eddie Smith since 1968. Today, led by 47-year company veteran, President Kris Carroll, also a NMMA Hall of Fame member, Grady-White produces 26 models in five different categories including coastal explorer, center console, dual console, walkaround cabin, and express cabin boats. The company has been awarded every third-party customer satisfaction award ever presented in the marine industry, including all 8 of the J.D. Power and Associates Customer Satisfaction Awards for their category and all 20 years consecutively of the NMMA Customer Satisfaction Index awards. Visitors are welcome to tour the factory in Greenville, North Carolina, to see first-hand the process used to create the very best fishing and family-oriented boats, and to meet the passionate craftspeople that build them. For more information about this legendary company’s heritage and innovative products, visit