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Bellingham's Bellhaven under new ownership

Long time Bellingham yacht brokerage and charter operators, Bellhaven, was recently purchased by Dave and Peggy King.

Other than changing the name to Bellhaven Yacht Sales and Charters, the King’s don’t plan to make many changes to the operation, according to news release.

“We will offer brokerage and charter services as well as power and sail boat training just as before," Dave King said.

The previous owner, Curt Bagley, will stay with the company and conduct the power boat courses and work in sales.

According to the news release, Dave King is a retired Coast Guard officer who spent much of his career aboard ships, primarily in Alaska. He is also a graduate of the University of Washington’s Michael G. Foster School of Business, receiving his MBA in 1990. Peggy King also spent much of her life around the water, including four years living and cruising aboard a 42-foot catamaran with Dave King.

For details on the company, visit this link.