How can we help you? Who is Hoveround? 2 out of 4 found this helpful Hoveround was founded in 1992 by Tom Kruse in Sarasota, FL. Hoveround is the only power chair manufacturer that sells directly to you - there are no middle men. For nearly 25 years we have manufactured and delivered more than 200,000 power chairs that have helped people just like you regain their mobility and freedom. Was this helpful? Yes (2) No (1) Category: General Related Questions Does It Mean I’ve given up by Getting a Hoveround? Does Hoveround sell outside of the U.S.? What is on Hoveround’s Facebook and Other Social Media pages? Are there any areas in the U.S. that Hoveround does not sell to or service?