Tag Archives: 2017 Boating Industry Top 100

Nautical Ventures Group announces U.S. debut of Brabus Shadow 800 tender

South Florida-based Nautical Ventures Group has been chosen as the exclusive North American dealer for the new limited-edition Brabus Shadow 800, a 37-foot tender produced by Finnish boat builder Axopar Boats and German automotive engineering company and car manufacturer Brabus under an alliance agreement. Out of the limited 20 hand-made models that will be produced, two are heading to the U.S. market ...

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The Boat House Group names Rick Gasaway as chief operating officer

Rick Gasaway joins The Boat House after serving as a board member since 2009 and more recently providing consulting and management support for the last 18 months. Gasaway will provide leadership and synchronicity to the company by focusing on an aggressive marketing strategy, building recurring revenue streams and implementing organizational and process efficiencies. "Rick has a tremendous amount of industry ...

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NMMA announces 2017 boat dealer Marine Industry CSI winners

The National Marine Manufacturers Association has announced the boat dealer recipients of the 2017 Marine Industry Customer Satisfaction Index (CSI) Awards. The Awards honor 1,282 boat dealers for excellence in customer satisfaction and 951 for excellence in customer service. For the second consecutive year, NMMA is using dealer satisfaction data collected through the Marine Industry CSI program to recognize boat ...

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Spring Brook Marina partners with Barletta Boats

Barletta Pontoon Boats, located in Bristol, Ind., and Spring Brook Marina, located in Seneca, Ill., have agreed to partner together to bring the dream of boat ownership to people in north-central Illinois. Spring Brook is a family owned and operated marine facility specializing in all aspects of power boats ranging from 18 feet to 75 feet. Barletta joins Fairline Yachts, ...

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Marine Sales Group acquires Lodder’s Marine

Marine Sales Group will be expanding into the Cincinnati, Ohio area with the purchase of Lodder’s Marine, which was established in 1966. “We are very excited to strengthen and enhance our presence with the addition of Lodder’s Marine into the Marine Sales Group of dealerships,” said Mike Tutor, CEO of Marine Sales Group. “Lodder’s shares our strong commitment to growth ...

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