The manufacturer identification code (MIC) of your craft identification number (CIN or HIN) is KEA. This MIC (KEA) stands for the company name Kea Custom Kayaks which is currently In Business. This boat manufacturer code has other company names (KEA sometimes goes by these name(s) if applicable: Kea Kayaks, , , or Keaton Boats (oob 2/1999)). This could happen if the US Coast Guard reissued the MIC to a new company after the first went out of business.
This company (Kea Custom Kayaks) is owned by Casey Wilkinson and is located at 615 6th Ave N in Edmonds state of Wa. It manufactured this vessel and placed your HIN or CIN on the hull. This Boat maker is not owned by a parent company. Kea Custom Kayaks has started making boats, yachts and other watercraft as of 9/18/2017.
More details at the US Coast Guard.
The US Coast guard provides this comment about this watercraft manufacturer: 990227 Assets Acquired By Classic Craft/keaton (kkt). Manufacturer Of Kayaks. Maj 091619, Cm, Mfgr Requested Company Name Change From Kea Kayaks To Kea Custom Boats..