Who We Are
Abyss Battery is a company that manufactures and designs marine lithium batteries for fishing enthusiasts. We have been revolutionizing the marine battery industry by designing and manufacturing innovative, high-performance marine lithium batteries with the perfect balance of power, reliability, durability, weight, size and cost to meet your needs on the water without sacrificing any one factor.
Our teams mission is to provide, captains, anglers, and saltwater fishing guides with an affordable solution that will fuel their passion in pursuit of their sport. The team at Abyss Battery is driven by innovation as well as customer service excellence.
Abyss Battery company's goal is to provide consumers with the highest quality battery at a fair price, while making their customers feel valued through excellent customer service. This philosophy has led to success for Abyss Battery over the years, which can be attributed to its commitment to providing exceptional customer service from start-to-finish—from professional battery installation, help with warranty claims, and product questions; all of these are available at no additional charge.
Born and raised in Clearwater Florida, our Company Founder Nick has been involved with lithium battery technology since his senior year of highschool and has been working in the industry for over a decade. Nick takes pride in the ABYSS Product line and is an expert when it comes to innovation, filling the gap and lack of a reliable battery source for offshore fishing boats, creating the most cutting-edge and advanced marine battery technology we know today.
He obtained his captains license at the age of 18 while pursuing a degree in physics, minoring in chemistry, and Biology at the University of Tampa. Through his experiences, Nick's passion for fishing, growing up boating and tournament fishing has driven him too perfect and know the need for having a more reliable battery while out at sea.
Nick is not just a fisherman though; he is also a businessman with a fierce competitive streak. When he's not out on the water chasing after fish, he can be found in the office developing new products to change the way we experience boating- what he is truly passionate about.
Ryan Wiggins is a man of many talents. He is truly passionate about the work he does here at Abyss Battery. "Making the best Marine Grade Lithium Batteries in North America!"
Ryan grew up around the ocean and has been diving since he was 11 years old. He served in the Navy during OIF/OEF and deployed four times as an underwater mine warfare specialist and “gun captain”. When he exited the Navy, he took a job as a robotics technician and worked with micro-circuitry before getting bored and going back to college for gunsmithing.
Ryan successfully managed the busiest gunsmithing shop in Arizona and found a passion for competitive shooting. He traveled around the country for four years competing at a professional level before moving to Florida and rekindling his love for the ocean as a Dive Instructor. Before working at Abyss Battery, he was the Dive Team Supervisor at a famous aquarium, specializing in rescuing and rehabilitation of marine animals.
Ryan's easy-going demeanor, love for sharks, and cool dog named Doug make him a favorite among customers. But it's his dedication to customer service that really sets him apart. Ryan always puts the needs of others first, ensuring that each and every one of his customers is taken care of.
Alex Gibbons is our warehouse Shipping and logistics Manger. Alex is responsible for Ensuring all products are shipped out on time, managing our inventory, and coordinating with our vendors. As Shipping and logistics Manger, Alex is the heart of this company, always making sure customers are taken care of and products are delivered. Thanks to Alex, the company runs like a well-oiled machine!
Alex has always been studious and smart, qualities which have helped him excel in this role. But what really sets Alex apart is his passion for hockey. Growing up, he was very good at it and loved playing. This passion for competition and winning drives Alex to be the best Shipping and logistics Manger possible.
Maria Sturdivant is an amazing woman who is compassionate and puts others first before herself. When Nick started his company she was there from the start, helping with everything she could in her free time.
Behind any successful company is a lot of work, and Maria is one of the many unsung heroes who helps push our owner to be the best he can be. In addition to being supportive, Maria is also a Physician Assistant pursuing her dream of helping people as an assistant to a Doctor.