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2nd Quarter, 2012

O C EA N A L EX A N D ER
MARINE Y A C H T S A LE S IN C . A N D

TI A RA Y A C H TS O F
N E WP O R T BE ACH & SE ATTL E N e w s l e t t e r
Our Boat Shows and Unveilings!

Owners Exclusive! OA Treasures/Tips from Tim Curry - Pg. 7 36 Coronet on Sea Magazine - Pg. 8 Top Vacation spots- pg. 9

Brokers Corner Sales review/inventory - Pg. 11 Brokers Picks - Pg. 12 Brokerage Listings/ Events - Back Page 2012 SEATTLE BOAT SHOW BOOTH OF THE YEAR

Everything Lido Boat Show - Pg. 2,3 Seattle Boat Show Recap - Pg. 4 2012 43 Open Unveiling - pg. 5 Miami Boat Show Recap/120 - Pg. 6

ITS BOAT SHOW SEASON FOR OCEAN ALEXANDER & TIARA


In this issue we will cover the many events we have attended and held during our rst quarter of 2012. Starting out with the 10 day long Seattle Boat Show, we hosted three events including the CenturyLink Stadium show, the Boats Aoat Show, and brokerage boats open house at our South Lake Union Ofce. Shortly following this, we had our Miami Boat Show, in gorgeous Miami, Florida with our Fort Lauderdale staff. We held a 2012 43 Open brokers open at our Newport Beach ofce in the beginning of March.

Ocean Alexander and Tiara Yachts


All of our hard work truly did pay off this year at the Seattle Boat Show 2012! We received the 2012 outstanding display award! Great job, team Ocean Alexander, Tiara Yachts, and Code4 Media Group! Read more about our booth and the Seattle Boat Show on page 4!

Next up: Lido Boat Show, Newport Beach, CA


Ocean Alexander and Tiara yachts will be attending the next event, Lido Boat Show in beautiful, Newport Beach, California. Lido Boat Show will have more than 250 vessels on display, and we are proud to be a part of this show with our debut of two brand new Tiaras and three Ocean Alexander Motoryachts! We strive to make this 4 day weekend show worth your while. Read more about the Lido Boat Show and what we have to offer on the next page!

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LIDO BOA T S H OW 2012


Located in the picturesque Lido Marina Village in sunny Newport Beach, California, the Lido Yacht Expo is the best place to sell big boats and yachts in the West! The show is the major West coast boat show designed and produced specically to draw customers of big boats and yachts along with the gear that makes owning one more enjoyable.

Are you ready? We are!


The Newport Boat Show will take place April 19th through 22nd at the Lido Marina Village

in Newport Beach, CA. Ocean Alexander of California and Tiara Yachts of Newport Beach will exhibit 5 boats this year. Three Ocean Alexanders, being our 90 Motoryacht, 85 Motoryacht, and 65 Pilothouse. And 2 Tiaras, a brand new 2012 4300 Open with a Cummins QSC Engine with Zeus Pods and a 2013 3600 Coronet! You will not want to miss out on seeing these boats! Also, on Friday evening of the show we will host a VIP event at our booth starting at 6:45 P.M. Join us for drinks and horsdourves and enjoy private viewings of these spectacular yachts!

The

90 Motoryacht
The

Tiara Yachts at Lido Boat Show!


2013 36 Tiara Coronet
LOA - 3611 Beam- 133 Draft- 3 Dry Weight- 19,100 lbs Fuel Capacity - 350 Gal. Water Capacity - 70 Gal. Holding Tank - 27 Gal.

85 Motoryacht
The

2012 43 Tiara Open


LOA - 4511 Beam- 154 Draft- 42 Dry Weight- 30,000 lbs Fuel Capacity - 600 Gal. Water Capacity - 130 Gal.

65 Motoryacht
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LIDO BOA T S H OW 2012


Traveling to The Lido Boat Show
Where to eat & play by our Lido Local, Erin Spielbuehler
Gulfstream
EAT!

850 Avocado Ave Newport Beach, CA 92660 (949) 718-0188


Good American food at reasonable prices, with outside dining available. The bar scene in the evenings is very active.

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Newport Beach Brewing Company 2920 Newport Blvd Newport Beach, CA 92663 (949) 675-8449
Try the Newport Beach Blonde, at Newport Beachs one and only brewery

Flemings Prime Steak Bar


455 Newport Center Dr. Newport Beach, CA 92660 (949) 720-9622
Classic, quality steaks with all the trimmings, and fabulous wines. Perfect for a romantic evening out. EAT!

21 Ocean Front 2100 West Ocean Front Newport Beach, CA 92663 (949) 673-2100
Enjoy a handmade cocktail, a glass of champagne or choose from their wine selection of over 300 bottles at this waterfront victorian style restaurant

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IN

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Cest Si Bon Bakery


EAT!

149 Riverside Ave Newport Beach, CA 92663 (949) 645-0447


Come to this french bakery in the morning to enjoy fresh baguettes, chocolate croissants, pastries, and more!

Pl ay !

Newport Harbor Nautical Museum 600 East Bay Avenue Newport Beach, CA 92661 (949) 675-8915
Discover a unique experience dedicated to all things ocean, nautical, and maritime right in the heart of the balboa fun zone.

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Newport Boat Show, VIP Night Information! Friday April 19th, 2012 at 6:45pm
Drinks - Horsdeurves - Yacht Private Viewings We encourage you to RSVP for the event by Friday, April 13th to espielbuehler@oceanalexander.com with your Name, guests attending, Phone number, and where you enjoy cruising. In return you will receive free fast pass tickets to our booth and VIP event!

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S EA TTLE B O A T S H O W 201 2
Our Award Winning Booth By Code4 Media Group!
We are proud to announce that Ocean Alexander & Tiara Yachts won booth of the year at the Seattle Boat Show 2012. We could not have done this without Code4 Media Group. The Code4 team built our booth from top to bottom in less than two days, while perfectly showcasing out brand new 2012 31 Coronet. They gave our booth a taste of tropical paradise, with tropical plants, bar seating, and warm lighting. They created a docklike walk way which boarded you onto the Coronet, making it feel like you were about to cruise the tropics. They installed high end electronics, including 5 at screen TVs showcasing our 120MY, 85MY, 78MY, Tiara collection and boat data base. The Ocean Alexander logo was projected with show lights, and we had a sound system providing background music from under the dock. Thank you everyone at Code4 for making this possible! We LOVED our booth!

2012 Seattle Boat Show Recap


3100 coronet omg so exciting!

We couldnt have asked for a better Seattle Boat Show this year. To kick off as the new West Coast Tiara dealership, our factory ordered 2012 31 Coronet arrived just in time and had much positive feedback. With its beautiful dark blue hull, hard top, and detailed craftsmanship, this Tiara truly helped us put our best foot forward. Our Newport Beach team joined us as well as Rick Venner, Business Development Manager for Tiara Yachts, for the opening the weekend of the show. This year we decided to host 3 shows during the Seattle Boat Show. We had our cabana styled booth featuring the 31 Coronet at CenturyLink Stadium, our featured 54 Veloce and 61 Ocean Alexander at the Boats Aoat Show on South Lake Union, as well as our open house at our Ocean Alexander ofce on South Lake Union, spotlighting our 22 brokerage boats. Towards the last weekend of the show, we were blessed with a couple days of sunshine, a welcome site in January. Both of the South Lake Union shows were a success, with plenty families and avid boaters here for the sunshine and boats. Over at our Ocean Alexander ofce, we had yachts from a modest 22 to up to a generous 90. We would pride ourselves in saying that, yes, we have boats for everyone. We had the opportunity to meet with loyal Tiara owners at the CenturyLink Stadium show. Proud Tiara owners were impressed with the quality of our 2012 31 Coronet. We connected with our fabulous Ocean Alexander customers, shared stories and updates. Overall, everyone had a wonderful time at the Seattle Boat Show 2012. Thank you from Ocean Alexander & Tiara Yachts of Seattle for joining us at the Seattle Boat Show 2012. We hope to see you next year, and cannot wait for you to see what we will have in store for you.

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TIA RA UNV EILING S


4300 OP EN UNV EILING , NEWP ORT BEA CH , CA
Brokers Open/ 43 Open Debut Recap
by Erin Spielbuehler Our Newport Beach Brokers Open House held on Saturday, March 3rd in Newport Beach was a success! The weather was unbeatable and our showcased yachts really represented our brand proudly. It was a pleasure to mingle with our loyal customers along with potential prospects and those who may join the Ocean Alexander family in the future. The featured yachts this year were our Ocean Alexander 90 Motoryacht, Ocean Alexander 65 Pilothouse, Tiara 4300 Open, and Tiara 4300 Sovran. It was a real treat to have our Tiara 4300 Open in time for this event, as it made its West Coast debut and was very well received. The 2012 4300 Open features a Cummins QSC Engine with Zeus Pods, a real one of a kind. Also showcased was a 69 McKinna Skylounge from McKinna Yachts and 44 Tiara from Chuck Hovey Yachts. The food was fantastic, authentic Mexican tacos hosted by Sandys Food Service, made for the perfect afternoon bite. We look forward to this event again next year and thank all of our customers who were able come out and support us!

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M IA MI BOA T SH OW 2012
Our Miami Boat Show Recap
February 16th to 20th, 2012
By Niel Steenkamp, Yacht Consultant This year Ocean Alexander did not only participate at the Collins Avenue location, but we also staffed the Convention Center, on behalf of Tiara Yachts of Seattle and Tiara Yachts of Newport Beach, where Tiara Yachts had 9 boats on display.

Progress on our much anticipated 120 Ocean Alexander Megayacht


Excitement continues to build, as we approach the launch date of our rst in the Megayacht series, our 120 Ocean Alexander. If you are interested in viewing this boat that will beat all in the 120 class, please call today for an appointment. She will be unveiled during the 2012 Ft. Lauderdale Boat Show. This 120 Megayacht has already sparked much interest. She is designed by Evan Marshall, engineered by Ocean Alexander, and built by Christensen. This combination makes this new 120 Ocean Alexander Megayacht spacious, comfortable, and beautiful with unparalleled functionality. -Ray Prokorym Ocean Alexander VP of Sales

Two of the boats on display were the brand new designed 36 Coronet and the 36 Open. The Open model featured the new ZF Pod-drives with Cummins engines. We are looking forward to getting our hands on that one to take it for a spin. The 43 Open with Cummins Zeus Pod-drives was incredible as far as performance in open water was concerned, but the real impressive feature is the "joy-stick" control which makes maneuvering very easy in close quarters. During the show, three contracts were written by the various dealers and quite a few potential leads will be closing this quarter as well. Ocean Alexander had an incredible showing with a brand new 90 with a four stateroom conguration, (psssttt which sold) 78 with a open Flybridge and a newly congured 65 Pilothouse. All the boats got lots of attention and the sales staff did not have time to relax. The scuttle-butt on the dock is that the show was a lot stronger than last year and of course it helped that the weather co-operated with the typical sunny 75 degrees. We are looking forward to the upcoming April Lido Boat Show in Newport Beach and the Ft Lauderdale Boat Show where the NEW 120 Ocean Alexander will makes its debut.

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O WN ER S EX C L U S I V E

Introducing Ocean Alexander Treasures


We are proud to announce the arrival of our Ocean Alexander merchandise. We will have a vast variety of high quality merchandise available to you at our West coast ofces or by mail. This years selection includes decanters, wine glasses, bags, hats, rst aid kits, towels, and much more! Our womens and mens collection will include polos featured in many styles and colors, as well as outdoor gear to be worn through cold or warm months. Contact your local Ocean Alexander ofce today for a brochure!

How to Order
Contact your local Ocean Alexander ofce for a brochure Come into the ofce and ll out an order form. OR e-mail us at Seattle@oceanalexander.com or california@oceanalexander.com to ll out an order form. You will have an option to have the merchandise delivered or picked up. Receive your merchandise and enjoy on your cruising adventures!

Tips From Tim Curry


Simple tips on maintaining your boat by our Operations Manager!
Spring is coming up, so now is the time to get to those little items that might need attention.
#1. Batteries: Lead Acids may need to have their fluid levels checked. Use only distilled water. All battery Types should have theirconnections checked, cleaned and protected with a corrosion inhibiting spray. If you have not load tested your batteries lately then do it now. Its better to find that bad one now and not while your relaxing on the hook. Dont forget to check the bow and stern thruster batteries; these are sometimes overlooked as well. #2. Impellers: Another item that is easy to forget about until it dies and youre without AC, or even worse your main engine. Replace your gen set raw water Impeller at the beginning of the season, and not at layup or when the boat will see little use. Check with your main engine manufacturer, some engines use a metal impeller that does not require service, but if it were a rubber impeller, then I would recommend a replacement at the same time as the gen set. Always remember to carry a spare for the gen and the main.

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SNAPSHOT

A S S EEN O N S EA M A G A Z IN E
SPEC BOX
LOA 42 ft., 8 in. BEAM 13 ft., 3 in. DRAFT 3 ft. FUEL 350 gals. WATER 70 gals. ENGINES Owner has three options BUILDER TIARA YACHTS, Holland Mich.; (616) 392-7163; tiarayachts.com WEST COAST DEALERS TIARA YACHTS NEWPORT, Newport Beach, Calif.; (949) 515-7700; oceanalexander.com TIARA YACHTS SEATTLE; (206) 344-8566; oceanalexander.com

TIARA 3600 CORONET


TAKING DAY-TRIPPING TO THE NEXT LEVEL
hey call it a dayboat, this new Tiara 3600 Coronet, but theres no doubt it will handle itself just fine after sunset, too. Dinner at the dock or post-sunset drinks on a lightseeing tour are both within the 3600s range. The second in the Coronet line, and the bigger sibling to the 3100, the 3600 which will debut this month at the Miami International Boat Show stretches more than 42 feet including the pulpit and the swim step. It can easily seat a dozen or so people, though only four of them will find sleeping accommodations belowdecks in the forward master stateroom and on the aft cabin settee/two-person sleeper. The galley has a Corian countertop, a sink, a microwave, a single-burner electric cooktop, a refrigerator and storage. In the head, youll find a VacuFlush toilet, a shower with a glass door, storage, a mirror and a sink integrated into the countertop.

Longer and wider than the 3100 Coronet, the 3600 is a great platform for a large group of day cruisers.

Up top, the cockpit stretches from the transom to the helm and consists of an upper and a lower portion. The lower aft portion is bigger than the upper portion and has seating for four to eight people on an aft L-shaped settee (optional) and twin rear-facing mezzanine seats that could accommodate two people each. A walkway between the mezzanine seats leads to the upper portion of the cockpit, where boaters will find seating at a twin helm seat and a port-side companion lounge. A wraparound windshield protects the captain from wind and spray. For entertainment, there is a console aft of the helm seat that contains a sink, a drawer refrigerator and an optional electric grill and a TV. Owners-to-be have the choice of adding a hardtop or a canvas soft top to the forward part of the cockpit. The hardtop comes with a sunroof. Buyers also have their pick when it comes to power and propulsion: two inboard choices and one pod option. The inboard choices are twin Mercury 8.2 DTS gas engines, 375 hp apiece, or twin Cummins QSB diesels, 380 hp each. The Cummins engines are also available coupled with ZF Pod Drive propulsion. Whatever the selection, this dayboat is

going to be fast and easy to handle, with preliminary predictions showing a top speed around 37 or 38 mph, depending on the engine. Anyone who needs a midday cooldown can take advantage of the 45-inch swim step thats more of a platform, and it can be finished in teak. Other areas that can be finished in teak include the steering wheel, the cockpit drink holder and the companion lounges step treads. Belowdecks is already decked out in teak, so owners can decide how much nautical wood they want. Tiara knows that boaters also like hull-color choices, so it offers a variety of them to let owners personalize their day-tripping dandy.
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O WN ER S EX C L U S I V E
Like so many others, Roche Harbor has been a favorite destination for my family. A couple years ago we came in to find the OA rendezvous in full swing. We had a great time and have been back again since. It is such a wonderful port and it is best experienced from the water. - Mike Hartung OA Owner Our favorite destination has always been Dent Island in Desolation sound. This beautiful lodge and restaurant used to be owned by the Nordstrom family and the level of customer service has been passed along to the current ownership. Gourmet dining, great fishing and gorgeous landscapes will keep us coming back for years to come. - Paul Groesbeck OA Broker

1988 42 Ocean Alexander Sedan All That

"Every visit to Princess Louisa and Chatterbox falls, it reminds me that we live in an ultimate cruising ground. The breath taking scenery, majesty of the falls and solitude makes this area a special place. " - Ray Prokorym OA VP of Sales

"The beautiful scenery of fireworks behind the Butchart Gardens up in Brentwood Bay is an experience that every boater need in their cruising diary. We took off two days later headed to beautiful Ganges to enjoy the town and fun dinghy ride over to Montague for ice cream, a highly recommended cruise for a week." - Larry Abraham OA Broker

Broughtons, British Columbia.... Incredible sceneries, away from the hustle and bustle, a true escape. -Niel Steenkamp OA Broker

OA Teams recommended Vacation Spots!

With a constant 70 degrees, San Diego Bay is a great destination spot. Pull into the bay to enjoy a huge selection of bars and restaurants. They also have great choices for resort style marinas and mooring! If youre cruising the California coast, this a go-to location! -Michael Vrbas OA Broker

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1 S T QU A RTER REV I EW
Brands Traded for Ocean Alexander
American Tug Bayliner Carver Hampton Hinckley Horizon Marquis Meridian Navigator Nordhavn Nordic Tug Offshore Sealine SeaRay West Bay West Coast Viking

Current Ocean Alexander Inventory


2012 120 Motoryacht - #001 UNDER CONSTRUCTION 2013 90 Motoryacht - #008 Enroute to SEATTLE 2012 90 Motoryacht - #007 CALIFORNIA 2012 90 Motoryacht - #006 SOLD

See why more brands are traded in for Ocean Alexander than any other brand!

2012 85e Motoryacht - #E05 FLORIDA 2012 85e Motoryacht - #E03 SOLD 2011 85 Motoryacht - #605 SALE PENDING (3/14/12) 2013 82 CPMY - #001 Enroute to SEATTLE 2012 78 Motoryacht - #018 SALE PENDING 2012 72 Pilothouse - #108 SOLD 2012 72 Pilothouse - #107 SOLD 2012 65 Pilothouse - #105 FLORIDA 2012 65 Pilothouse - #104 CALIFORNIA

List your boat with us for professional representation and results!

2012 62 Pilothouse - #104 SOLD 2012 54 Trawler - #M04 SOLD

Current Tiara Inventory


2012 45 Sovran - SOLD 2012 43 Open- Debut at the Spring Lido Show 2013 36 Coronet - Debut at the Spring Lido Show 2012 31 Coronet - SEATTLE

Brokerage Sales
Jan/2012- March/2012

58 Ocean Alexander 64 Ocean Alexander 35 Tiara 51 SeaRay 54 Ocean Alexander 54 Ocean Alexander 38 Tiara 31 Tiara Open 49 Meridian 45 Ocean Alexander

Performance. Build Quality. Sea Worthiness. Layouts. Resale Value. Semi Custom Options. Reputation.

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BR OKE R S PI CKS
2003 64 Alaskan PH review by Niel Steenkamp
2006 64 Ocean Alexander MY review by Paul Groesbeck (425) 829-3551 This 2006 Ocean Alexander pilothouse was built for the current owner with no expenses spared. This boat features 825hp MTU'S, hydraulic stabilizers and bow and stern thrusters, backup manual transmission controls,2 generators, spare props and water maker just to name a few. This boat has been kept in fresh water since new and maintained impeccably. Come see her today at our South lake union location. (206) 850-2801 EAGLE SPIRIT is the perfect Alaskan for Pacic Northwest cruising. Commissioned by a discriminating owner, the salon was enlarge by an additional three feet and still left enough room on the aft deck for a table and four chairs. She features state of the art equipment and electronics with plenty of redundant systems. Her powerful 45HP Wesmar bow thruster makes her very comfortable to maneuver in tight spaces as well as the strong winds and currents experienced in the Northwest.

2009 80 Ocean Alexander review by JR Wills


(949) 678-5533 Very clean 2009 Ocean Alexander 80' Cockpit Motor Yacht currently laying in Fort Lauderdale and ready to cruise this season. She has been professionally maintained by a captain since new and is up to date on all services. This stabilized 3 stateroom / plus crew, and spacious galley lends itself well for entertaining large groups locally or underway!

2004 54 Ocean Alexander review by Michael Vrbas


(949) 632-1414 This is a very custom 548 that was built per this owner's specications. During construction the salon was lengthened 18" which gives it a much larger feel similar to a 60 foot yacht. There are 2 Northern Lights gensets and a 4KW Xantrex inverter for cruising. Original owner is downsizing and would consider smaller trades.

2005 41 Meridian review by Larry Abraham


(253) 232-9648 Original owner, lightly used, professionally maintained with TLC since new. Economical 330's, full electronics up & down, dual thrusters and more. Best value on a 411 available in the PNW. A must see, don't let this one get by!

2010 80 Ocean Alexander review by Kevin Piper


(206) 427-0014 This extraordinary skylounge is truly in show condition, fully-loaded and ready for cruising. A proven Alaska veteran with only 500 hrs. Located conveniently on Lake Union!

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Featured Brokerage Listings!


See the complete listings at www.oceanalexander.com

2004 32 Tiara Open Scotch Bonnet Kevin Piper 206-427-0014

2008 39 Tiara Convertible Michael Vrbas: 949-632-1414

2005 41 Meridian Cindys Choice Larry Abraham: 253-232-9648

1992 42 Ocean Alexander Ocean Lady Ray Prokorym: 425-327-0994

2010 48 Ocean Alexander Truant Kevin Piper 206-427-0014

1990 49 Defever PH Elysium Paul Groesbeck: 425-829-3551

2005 49 Meridian Double S Larry Abraham: 253-232-9648

2000 54 Carver Voyager Michael Vrbas: 949-632-1414

1998 54 Ocean Alexander MY 2005 58 Ocean Alexander PH 2009 80 Ocean Alexander MY 2011 90 Ocean Alexander MY Gunnysacks Noah Genda Montage Nine-O-Nine Niel Steenkamp: 206-850-2801 Niel Steenkamp: 206-850-2801 JR Wills: 949-678-5533 Paul Groesbeck: 425-829-3551

2008 51 Navigator PH review by Ray Prokorym


(425) 327-0994 Come take a look at this well-kept original owner 51 Navigator. Change in owners plan make this boat available and ready to cruise now! Very clean and excellent condition, she is cruise ready!

O C EA N A L EX A N D ER U P C O M I N G EV EN TS
Ocean Alexander/ Tiara Summer Ofce at Roche Harbor, WA
(5/26/2012 through 9/3/2012) Open Wednesday through Monday from 11am to 6pm. http://www.rocheharbor.com ***Come visit us and view our latest Ocean Alexander and Tiara models! We have a lot to share with you this year in the sunny banana belt of Washington State!

2012 Palm Beach Boat Show


(3/22/2012 through 3/25/2012)

2012 Lido Boat Show


(4/19/2012 through 4/22/2012) www.neportinwaterboatshow.com ***Debut for 2012 43 Open and 2013 46 Coronet

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