Focused on acquiring and managing luxury boat brands.

Company Overview

Tuxedo Yachts is a holding company and acquisition vehicle for small and middle-market maritime and industrial companies in the U.S. and worldwide. The company currently owns the Carbon Craft and Southport luxury boat brands. Tuxedo provides oversight and advisory services focused on increasing the value of its business enterprises as well as identifying additional complimentary brands to add to its portfolio.

Lloyd R. "Skip" Sorenson

President and CEO, Tuxedo Yachts

Skip started his career as a fourth generation shipbuilder and since has achieved proven value creation results for both public and private equity companies. He has an operational orientation and has been involved in multiple restructuring and process improvement initiatives. Sorenson has been involved in numerous M&A transactions during his career, selling and purchasing both private and public companies, including multiple boat companies. He was Awarded "CFO of the Year" by DCEO magazine in 2011. 


Tuxedo Yachts

1515 SE 17th Street, #129

Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316