Hagadone Marine Group announces $15 million dollar expansion

Hagadone Marine Group

Hagadone Marine Group of Coeur d’Alene, Idaho is preparing to construct a $15 million dollar dry stack facility, that will be the area's first and only such facility. The decision to build stems from the high demand of boat slips on Lake Coeur d’Alene, which currently has a substantial waiting list. The project will involve the erection of a 60-foot ...

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Norfolk Marine celebrates 75 years in business

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This year marks the 75th anniversary of the formation of Norfolk Marine Company, a local family-owned boat dealership that still today remains in the same family that founded it. Norfolk Marine has become a landmark for residents of Southeastern Virginia in search of premium recreational boat brands, a full service center, and the area’s largest OEM marine parts center. Beginning ...

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Bass Pro Shops runs first-ever Super Bowl ad

Bass Pro Shops and Cabela’s debuted its first-ever Super Bowl commercial Sunday night, putting outdoor recreation and boating in the national spotlight. The 60-second spot, titled “Get Back to Nature,” included "people everywhere returning to adventure in the great outdoors" with messaging focused on “the great outdoors are wide open” and “connect with the ones we love the most.” In a statement ...

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Boating Industry makes final call for 2021 40 Under 40 nominations

Now in its fifth year, Boating Industry’s 40 Under 40 program will return in early 2021. However, there are just a few days left to submit nominations for the 2021 program. The editorial staff at Boating Industry is now accepting nominations for its 40 Under 40 program, which highlights the best young leaders across all segments of the marine industry. Each year, Boating Industry receives ...

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Cobalt recognizes 2020 top dealers

Cobalt Boats recently announced the dealers who helped make the past year a successful one for the company, despite the worldwide pandemic and economic downturn. While many boating events, including Cobalt’s own dealer meeting, were canceled in 2020, boating has enjoyed continued popularity as a socially distanced recreational activity over the past year, and Cobalt’s dealers have continued to maintain ...

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OneWater reports strong sales for Q1 2021

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OneWater Marine Inc. (NASDAQ: ONEW) (“OneWater” or the “Company”) today announced results for its fiscal first quarter ended December 31, 2020.         “The OneWater team delivered outstanding results in the fiscal first quarter, in what is seasonally the lowest sales quarter of our fiscal year, which highlights the agility of our sales and marketing team and the power of our digital platform. ...

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Skier’s Marine announces construction of sixth location

Skier's Marine announces new location

Skier's Marine has announced the construction of a new dealership location in Georgia, just outside of Greensboro, in the heart of "Lake Country." With a slated opening of Fall 2021, Skier's Marine will provide local boating enthusiasts in this community access to MasterCraft Boats and Sylvan Pontoons sales and service support. "We are excited to have the opportunity to serve ...

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MarineMax reports record Q1 results

MarineMax, Inc. (NYSE: HZO), the world’s largest recreational boat and yacht retailer, today announced results for its first quarter ended December 31, 2020. Revenue increased 35%, or over $107 million, to $411.5 million for the quarter ended December 31, 2020 from $304.2 million in the comparable period last year. Same-store sales grew over 20% in the quarter, driven by even ...

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Windy Boats launches in U.S. with Nautical Ventures

Windy Boats names Nautical Ventures distributor

Windy Scandinavia AB named Nautical Ventures as their new American distribution. Nautical Ventures, with locations in Dania Beach, Palm Beach, Tampa Bay, Sarasota and their new flagship location on S. Federal Hwy in Fort Lauderdale, is a Boating Industry Top 20 Dealer for the past two years and the recipient of numerous international dealer awards. Nautical Ventures CEO, Roger Moore, ...

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Nautical Ventures unveils plans for new flagship location

Nautical Ventures Group has announced it has purchased property at 1400 S. Federal Highway (U.S. 1) in the heart of Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. According to Roger Moore, CEO of Nautical Ventures Group, “This site was previously a BMW dealership, so the existing infrastructure and site plan allowed for a natural transition to bring over our unique boat dealership model.”  Nautical ...

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