We are committed to providing our customers with the best service and support before, during and after the sale. Our customer for life attitude is like no other. We know you can purchase your pontoon boat from any number of dealers. But we feel confident that our service department along with our family atmosphere will keep bringing you back to J&M Camper & Marine.
Our employees are no different, in fact our employees have an average of 18
years of employment with our company. We know that knowledgeable employees make
We are fully committed to providing an environment where our customers will find
a comfortable, easy and enjoyable buying experience and the same goes for our
parts and service departments. We want only happy customers and if for some
reason you’re not happy we want to be the first to know.
We sell family recreation………..and are committed to making it fun!!!
Many of the brands that we proudly display have been on our lot for over 20
years. Brand names that you recognize for quality and value. These are the
companies that we have partnered with for many years. Companies that support our
customers and our dealership. Companies that have been in the industry for many
years, with solid financial backing. Companies that will be here in the future
to support our customers with parts, service and warranty.
J&M Camper & Marine is a family operated business that provides affordable
family recreation through the sale of pontoon boats, Sea-Doo products and a
complete line-up of RV’s
Our Dealership From 1967 To Now
J&M Camper & Marine was founded in 1967 by Ron and Ernestine Stoddard with 2
slide in truck campers. The original location on Townsend Road in Augusta was
quickly out grown and in 1971 had to be relocated to its current location on
Civic Center Drive in Augusta.
Since the relocation the dealership has grown from a 1,300 square foot building
to a 7,500 square foot dealership on 14 acres.
In 1967 when the dealership was founded The Stoddard’s son Jeff was just 4 years
old. From that time Jeff was always helping dad fix campers and snowmobiles as
well as cleaning campers and prepping them for sale. In 1981 Jeff joined the
dealership full time as a service technician and quickly moved up to service
Today, Jeff is the President of the dealership and continues to run the
dealership along side Ron (Vice President), Ernestine (treasurer and finance
manager), Carl Wharton our Sales Manager and Brandon Clark our General Manager .
Since Jeff joined the dealership,
J&M has added products lines like Sea-Doo personal watercraft and sport boats,
Godfrey Pontoon Boats, Husqvarna and McCulloch outdoor power equipment, cargo
trailers, utility trailers, snowmobile trailers, aluminum docks and much more.
In 2001 the Stoddard’s founded The Pleasure Island Dock Company. This company
quickly became one of the largest and most respected aluminum dock manufacturers
in all of New England.
In 2004 Jessica Stoddard joined the J&M Camper & Marine family as part time
help. Jessica is the Daughter of Jeff and is now the third generation of the
Stoddard family to work for the company.
In 2010 Jeff Stoddard purchased all of the property and assets of J&M Camper
Sales and Pleasure Island Dock Company and became the soul owner of both
In 2015 Brandon Clark joined the team at J&M as the General Manager. Brandon has many years of marine and RV experience. Including sales, parts, service and management.
Here at J&M we have experienced employees in every department.
- RV sales consultants have an average of 27 years experience
- Marine sales consultants have an average of 30 years experience
- Service technicians have and average of 19 years experience
- Parts department has and average of 15 years experience
Experienced employees make the difference. Our employees know what you need in a
RV, Marine and Outdoor Power Equipment Dealership
- Fair and honest people and prices
- No pressure sales personal
- The highest value for your dollar
- The highest quality products
The Stoddard’s business philosophy is simple. Give your customer the best deal
on a quality product and service your customers in the manner you wish to be
serviced yourself. This simple business plan that has made J&M Camper Sales one
of the largest RV & Marine dealers in New England.
So stop by and visit the Stoddard Family and all of their employees here at J&M
Camper & Marine. There is never any pressure to purchase, just stop in, look
around and say hi. See why J&M Camper & Marine is one of the largest dealers in
northern New England.