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Correct Craft CEO releases new book

Correct Craft president and CEO, Bill Yeargin, released his fourth book, Education of a CEO: Lessons for Leaders.This book includes a lifetime of leadership lessons. Yeargin shares his own CEO education including being part of successful teams leading global organizations, attending classes at the world's best universities, reading dozens of books a year, and traveling to over 110 countries. Yeargin is ...

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Riding the towboat sales wave

By David Gee The NMMA recently reported that retail unit sales of new powerboats in February 2021 were up 34% compared to the same time period last year. Segment leaders included wakesport boats, one of many categories seeing double-digit increases YOY. These latest sales figures for the towboat segment follow a strong 2020, with NMMA reporting unit sales around the ...

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Correct Craft’s Bill Yeargin launches new book

Bill Yeargin Correct Craft CEO

Today Correct Craft announced the publication of Making Life Better: The Correct Craft Story. This new book captures Correct Craft’s nearly century long story of perseverance, innovation, faith, and growth. Making Life Better, Correct Craft’s President and CEO Bill Yeargin’s third book, captures an insider view of the company’s incredible history. From humble beginnings in 1925 through the last decade ...

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Correct Craft Culture Summit Panel announced

Correct Craft announces the live panel for the second Marine Industry Culture Summit. The finale of the Summit will include a question and answer session that includes Kris Carroll President of Grady White, Duane Kuck President and CEO of Regal Boats and Paul Singer President of Centurion and Supreme Boats. The session  will be moderated by Correct Craft President and ...

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A Culture Success Story

Bill Yeargin and Paul Singer

By Bill Yeargin If you look up Culture Warrior in the dictionary, next to it you will see a picture of Paul Singer. Paul is the president of Centurion and Supreme Boats and has led an incredible transformation of his company. Centurion and Supreme are both boating brands with esteemed histories. Centurion has been an innovator for decades and was ...

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Open Letter to President Biden

Bill Yeargin Correct Craft CEO

By Bill Yeargin Dear President Biden, You have a tough job and get a lot of advice. I hope you don’t mind me sharing some thoughts: COVID-19 – I know this is your Administration’s top priority, but I want to encourage you to do all you can to get the vaccines distributed. We are all ready to get back to ...

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Correct Craft to hold second Culture Summit

Correct Craft Culture Summit

Correct Craft will host and underwrite the second Marine Culture Summit. Free for all attendees, the 2021 Culture Summit will take place online on March 3rd from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. EST. The Marine Culture Summit is a two-hour virtual gathering for all organizational culture drivers. The event will share the importance of developing a strong culture within organizations. Culture drivers ...

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Correct Craft announces expansions

Correct Craft announced significant expansions at two new facilities impacting four of its brands: Nautique Boats, Supreme Boats, Ingenity, and Watershed Innovation. Correct Craft purchased a 300,000 square foot manufacturing plant across the street from its Central Florida factory where Nautique currently operates. Nautique will use this facility to increase its capacity in 2021. Nautique will move its upholstery, machine ...

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Walter N. Meloon inducted into Wakeboarding Hall of Fame

Walter N. Meloon, grandson of Correct Craft’s founder and former Correct Craft CEO, has been inducted into the Wakeboarding Hall of Fame. The Wakeboarding Hall of Fame was created in 2015 to recognize those who have had an outsized impact on the sport. Each year a panel of industry leaders consider nominations to determine who will receive an invitation to ...

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Miami Watersports Complex hosts first annual Jungle Jam competition

Miami Watersports Complex

Miami Watersports Complex (MWC) hosted its first annual Jungle Jam competition sponsored by Nautique and Hyperlite. Jungle Jam is a competition utilized to encourage new riders to compete and incorporate the professional division. The competition hosted 47 riders where 20 of them competed for the first time. “It’s really amazing seeing the community spirit here at Miami Watersports Complex, the ...

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