ORC, a nonprofit that provides job training to people with disabilities and manufactures clothing and tents, is the new owner of Bell Canoes. Ted Bell founded the company and produced the first canoe in 1988. David Yost has been the designer of Bell Canoes at their shop in Princeton, MN. ORC will move Bell Canoes to their current plant location in Lacrosse, Wisconsin. ORC will continue to produce high quality canoes and will keep the Bell Slogan, "Nothing moves you like a Bell." To read the full story you may follow this link.