In July 2015, Capitol Acquisition Corp. II merged with Lindblad Expeditions, Inc. in a transaction valued at approximately $439 million. Lindblad, in partnership with National Geographic, is a global leader in expedition cruising and extraordinary travel experiences offering captivating trips featuring highly curated content to 40+ remarkable destinations on all seven continents.
Lindblad’s merger with Capitol II will enable it to pursue attractive future growth opportunities including new ship builds, expanded charters and potential acquisitions.
Lindblad’s common stock is traded on the NASDAQ under the symbol “LIND”.
Mark D. Ein serves as the Chairman of the Board of Lindblad and L. Dyson Dryden serves as a Director.