Big Bee Boats & RV (formerly Big Bee Mobile Shop and Big Bee Boats) was started in 1971 by Bill Rohrer, Randy’s father. Randy grew up in the business as the SOB “Son of the Boss”. He started in the wash department and as a teen, rigging boats . After college, Randy started working in Customer Service and Sales until Bill decided to retire. Randy became president of the company in 1990 after the York, PA location was opened. Throughout the years Big Bee has become one of the larger dealers in the Mid-Atlantic Region garnering numerous award for Sales and Service Excellence. Randy enjoys Boating, golfing and hunting.
Perry Cook- General Manager
Perry’s vast boating experience shows in his high level of customer satisfaction. He has over 41 years in the industry with 24 of them at Big Bee Boats & RV. Perry has served all functions throughout the dealership from Service to Management. Let Perry share his expertise, knowledge and enthusiasm with you and you’ll discover why his customers consider him “their friend” in the business.
Dustin L. Shannon – Business Manager
Dustin has been in the boat industry for 4 years. He is a notary, and has been doing title/DMV work for the past 16 years. Dustin started working for his family business, Pa Auto License Brokers, when he was 14 years old. When he’s not at Big Bee Boats & RV, Dustin works at his Traveling Notary Company. Dustin’s DMV knowledge exceeds boat trailers allowing Big Bee Boats to offer outside transfer services to our clients. During his free time, Dustin enjoys road trips, kayaking, hiking, geocaching, and Caribbean cruises.
Charles Good (Goodie)- Service Manager
Goodie is synonymous with Big Bee Boats. Goodie has been with the service department since the beginning. That is nearly 50 years of loyal and dedicated service. Goodie is a walking encyclopedia of boats and boat engines. We sometimes wish there was a cable to attach his brain to a computer and download.
Linda Vandling- Office Manager
After earning her Business Management Degree at Penn State, Linda returned to her roots as a true Perry County girl to serve as Office Manager for Big Bee Boats & RV. As the “behind the scenes” bookkeeper. Linda crunches all the numbers and sometimes sneaks out of her office to assist with customer service. If you are lucky, you might just catch a glimpse of her contagious smile!
Rich McCurdy- Sales
Rich served in the United States Marine Corps, 2nd Recon Battalion, from 1961 to 1965. He received an Honorable Discharge from the Marine Corps at the rank of Corporal. Rich joined our sales force in 1990 and retired from Big Bee Boats & RV in August 2012. He returned to Part Time in the beginning of 2013. Rich was awarded our Million Dollar Club Plaque 22 times when he was in sales Full Time. He is and has always been very dedicated to providing his customers with outstanding service.
John Twigg- Sales
John has been in the boating industry on a Part Time and Full Time basis for the past 60 years. The last 30 of those years he’s been at Big Bee Boats & RV and absolutely loving it! After retiring from a rewarding 38 years at Penn Dot, he fulfilled his passion in boating as a Full Time Salesman. John takes great pride in the experience he has developed with boats and knowledge of how to match a client with the right boat, while honoring their budget and always providing a “no pressure” buying experience. John invites former customers, friends and new customers to take a trip to Big Bee Boats & RV to check out the awesome inventory and unmatched service you’ll always receive at Big Bee Boats & RV. He looks forward to working with you. His motto is ” The other guys can sell you a boat, but Big Bee can change your life!”
Scott A Flutz – Sales Consultant
Scott started working in the marine industry in 1974 as a dock boy; pumping gas and renting boats. He worked his way up to a marine service tech. He has attended several marine engine manufacturers schools, with multiple certificates of completion. Scott has been a certified Mercury Marine service manager for 15 years, and consistently earns Mercury CSI awards. Scott works as a sales consultant for Big Bee Boats & RV, which gives him the opportunity to use his service and customer service experience to help our customers find the boat that best fit their needs.
Bill Boyer- Certified Technician
Bill’s vast marine experience spans 23+ years. Big Bee Boats & RV was fortunate to bring him on board in 2011. He is a certified Technician with Mercury and Mercruiser. He is also Factory Trained as a technician for Yamaha, BRP, Rotax, Honda and Inmar boat engines. Bill always aims to earn trust and loyalty to each and every customer by providing the best service.
Jeff Rupley- Rigging Technician
Jeff has been rigging boats at Big Bee Boats & RV for over 20 years. He takes great pride in making sure that every new boat owner always leaves happy with their purchase. The boat business is perfect for Jeff as it gives him plenty of time to hunt, which is one of his favorite passions.
Dave Poole- Parts & Accessories Department
A passion for boats and boating since his teen years led Dave to join Big Bee Boats & RV in 2011. Dave will provide assistance for all of your needs in Parts, Accessories and Service Scheduling. Dave loves meeting customers who share his passion for boating and wants to make sure that every day in the boating season is pleasurable for all. Dave’s prior experience includes 34+ years in Customer Service in the trucking industry as well as the Flooring industry. He enjoys football and auto racing; but believes there’s nothing like a relaxing day on the lake with his boat.