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Everglades Boats Adds Tournament Design to Fleet

Known for building luxury family fishing boats, Everglades Boats recently introduced their first tournament design, the 355T. Photo Courtesy of Everglades Boats

Stephen Dougherty has been fishing and tinkering since he was old enough to stand. As a youngster, he took things apart and put them back together, played with wires and asked his dad how everything with moving parts worked. So …

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Profile: Everglades Boats’ Bob Dougherty

Bob Dougherty at his drafting table, which sits in the corner of his executive office overlooking the production and assembly floor of Everglades Boats. Photo by Kathy Bohanan Enzerink

Everglades Boats‘ Bob Dougherty is a fixer, problem solver, inventor, visionary, adventurer and an extraordinary boat builder. He has a quick wit, a fast smile and enjoys sharing his back pocket full of life experience stories. At age 82, Dougherty …

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