West Marine

CW editor Mark Pillsbury check out the marine retailer's latest large-format store in Old Saybrook, Connecticut. With a focus on boating on Long Island Sound, West Marine's Flagship store has a focus on salt water fishing, as well as gear for boaters headed toward the region's lakes and rivers. Read more here.

April 18, 2012


New from the ground up, the latest West Marine Flagship Store to open is located on Boston Post Road in Old Saybrook, Connecticut. Mark Pillsbury


To celebrate the opening of its Old Saybrook, Connecticut, Flagship Store, West Marine employees served hotdogs to a long line of customers. Mark Pillsbury


West Marine CEO Geoff Eisenberg describes the store to reporters to kick of a tour of the Flagship and lunch. Mark Pillsbury


Store Manager Chris Primm is fairly new to Connecticut, but the North Carolina native is an old hand at West Marine. He’s an avid fisherman, boater, and diver. Mark Pillsbury


Lenny Mazzotti explains how his company’s wireless Auto Tether engine shut-off fob works. Auto Tether hails from East Hartford, Connecticut. Mark Pillsbury

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