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Everybody’s gone surfin’…

As the Beach Boys predicted in 1963, everybody’s gone surfin’. But not at the beach – today’s surfers are mostly found playing behind boats. With affordable surf boats and high-end tow boats appealing to a wider range of buyers than ever, the watersports category has never been stronger. Brian Wilson and The Beach Boys must be feeling more than a ...

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Malibu recognized as NATM top trailer manufacturer

The National Association of Trailer Manufacturers (NATM), in conjunction with Statistic Surveys, has announced that Malibu is the “No. 1 trailer manufacturer in market share increase for boat trailers” in 2017. The award affirms Malibu’s position as the leading maker of boat trailers in America. Malibu representatives will accept the award at NATM’s Annual Convention in Fort Worth, Texas. Introduced in 2015, ...

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Malibu Boats, Inc. announces 2Q Fiscal 2018 results

Malibu Boats, Inc. financial results for the second quarter of fiscal 2018 released today included net sales and unit volume increases within a strong U.S. market. Net sales increased 69 percent to $114.4 million compared to the second quarter of fiscal 2017. Unit volume increased 61 percent to 1,489 boats compared to the second quarter of fiscal 2017. Malibu’s net ...

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Boating Industry names Jack Springer Mover & Shaker of the Year

Malibu Boats, LLC CEO Jack Springer has been named the 2017 Boating Industry Mover & Shaker of the Year. Boating Industry Editor Tim Hennagir presented Springer with the award during the IBEX Industry Breakfast Tuesday morning in Tampa. “While other companies hesitated to launch a new brand during a recession, Malibu did so with Axis, its fourth-largest inboard boat brand, ...

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2017 Boating Industry Movers & Shakers

The 7th annual Movers & Shakers Awards recognizes the top leaders in the boating industry and innovators that are willing to challenge the status quo. They are the people who make the moves that shake up and better their companies and the entire industry. From product entrepreneurs to advocacy champions to leaders in addressing the workforce crisis, these 10 individuals ...

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Malibu Boats announces Q3 fiscal 2017 results

Malibu Boats, Inc. (NASDAQ: MBUU) announced its financial results for the third quarter of fiscal 2017 ended March 31, 2017. "We continue to experience strong growth and performance at Malibu. Our unit sales, revenue, gross profit, net income and Adjusted EBITDA are all company records for our fiscal third quarter,” said Jack Springer, chief executive officer of Malibu. “Our business ...

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Malibu wins Innovation of the Year at 2017 WSIA Summit Leadership Awards

Malibu Boats (NASDAQ: MBUU) was recognized with the Innovation of the Year award at the 2017 WSIA Summit Leadership Awards last week for the Malibu Command Wheel. Malibu's Command Wheel offers more control choices for the driver. Malibu partnered with ISOTTA to create the product. The wheel rotates around the controls, including stereo, speed, Power Wedge II, Surf Gate and other controls, ...

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Malibu Boats names Dealer Spike Marine exclusive partner in web services

Malibu Boats has selected Dealer Spike Marine as the top-choice provider for Malibu dealerships’ websites. “Dealer Spike’s reputation in design and strategy for dealerships is best in class,” said Eric Bondy, vice president of marketing for Malibu Boats. Malibu is also offering co-op opportunities for all Malibu dealers that sign on with Dealer Spike Marine. “We are incredibly proud to ...

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METS 2016: Boat Builder Awards winners announced

U.S.-based manufacturers were recognized with two category wins and three honorable mentions at the second annual Boat Builder Awards, held Thursday at the National Maritime Museum in Amsterdam in conjunction with the annual METS trade show. More than 280 delegates attended the gala ceremony, which recognizes excellence in boat building, design and marketing in eight different categories. The evening began ...

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