Entertainment Cruises, Inc.

401 East Illinois Street Suite 310,
Chicago, Illinois 60611-5362
United States,
(312) 321-7600

Entertainment Cruises offers dining and sightseeing cruises to customers in eight major U.S. geographic markets. The company operates 30 customized vessels serving over 1.5 million passengers annually, making it the largest U.S. maritime dining cruise operator.

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Sell (0.0/yr) # - - - - - - 0

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Entertainment Cruises was acquired by The Pritzker Group on January 31, 2012.

Entertainment Cruises has acquired 3 companies of its own, including 1 in the last 5 years.

Entertainment Cruises has acquired in 2 different US states, and 2 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include marine (100%).

When analyzing the marine sector as a whole, according to Mergr, in the last 3 years, there are 31 marine companies that have made at least 1 acquisition, and 1 has acquired at least 5 companies. The most prolific strategic marine acquirer over the past 3 years is Alliance Marine Services, with 3 acquisitions. The most prolific private equity acquirer in the marine sector over the past 3 years is J.F. Lehman & Company with 2 platform acquisitions.

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