Thunder Marine International | Factory Directed Boat Sales

Thunder Marine International formerly IMG of Tampa Bay is located in the heart of Pinellas County’s boating community and we offer premium boat brands at factory directed prices. Factory directed boat sales means new boat buyers enjoy substantial savings compared to traditional boat dealers. We’re also a full-service yacht broker with current, hands-on experience buying, selling and shipping boats and yachts internationally. 

Finding the right boat for you is our commitment and delivering the greatest value to our customers is our goal. We stock a variety of boats to meet the needs of boating enthusiasts from the Tampa/St. Pete area down to Sarasota. Our center console boats range in size from 18’ to 39’. Our bow riders, cross-over bow riders and performance cruiser range in size from 24’ to 45’.

With a focus on premium quality we take very serious the inherent quality of the boat brands we represent. In the center console style boats, we offer BlackJack, Century, Frontier, Release and Stamas Yacht. Formula Boats is our brand partner with a robust fleet of bow riders, cuddy cabin sport boats, crossover bow riders (bow riders with cabins) and performance cruisers. Whether you’re interests include offshore fishing, day boating for long range cruising, we have the right size and style of boat for you and your family.

Being on the water is what we know. Getting you out on the water is what we do. Our team is comprised of experienced boaters who are licensed yacht brokers and/or licensed captains. Whether you are buying or selling, our diverse and well-trained crew offers an incredible amount of service and support for your boating needs.


Thunder Marine International is a comprehensive solution to your boat buying and selling requirements. Contact us today and a licensed, professional member of our team will provide you with an unprecedented boat buying and/or selling experience. See you on the water!