Sea Independent USA, Florida
Ardell Yacht & Shipbrokers are proud to join Sea Independent.
Craig Cadwalader President of Ardell a competitive sailor from the age of 9, then winning the National Intercollegiate Sailing Championship in 1961 and with two Transpacs before age 20, Craig has logged thousands of miles at sea. He joined Ardell in 1963 in Newport Beach, California and sold over 175 boats in his first 10 years with the Company.
In 1972 Craig moved to Fort Lauderdale as manager of the Florida office and in 1979 became President of Ardell and continues in that capacity today. “Our goal has always been to provide sound advice to our customers so that their boating experience is exhilarating and rewarding. There is nothing that compares to being on the water in your own boat.”
Craig is past President of Florida Yacht Brokers Association and former Director of Marine Industries Association of South Florida. For 14 years he was a judge for the International Super Yacht Design Awards.