Viking Life, by Kevin Koenig (continued)
But it’s not just in the boat factory that the Healey brothers are loved. I know this from personal experience, because last year at the Ft. Lauderdale boat show, I was tasked with the seemingly unenviable job of finding other sportfish builders to go on camera and say what great guys the Healeys are and how much they’ve meant to the industry, for a video to be shown at the AIM Editors’ Choice Awards. Oh this is gonna be fun, I remember thinking. Because really, who wants to go on the record tooting the competition’s horn?
As it turns out, pretty much everyone I asked.