Tag Archives: Chaparral and Robalo Boats

Profiles in Leadership: Ann Baldree

By Wanda Kenton Smith As we celebrate and honor the many “Women Making Waves” this issue, it’s fitting to profile one of the most celebrated female executives to make a name for herself in the marine industry. Ann Baldree is the highly respected senior vice president of Chaparral and Robalo Boats. Hers is a story of true Southern grit, hard ...

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Chaparral and Robalo awards 2022 scholarships

Chaparral Boats, Inc. and Robalo Boats LLC awarded $100,000 in college scholarships to ten graduating seniors who are the sons and daughters of employees of the Chaparral and Robalo family. “We are committed to assisting those who have worked with us throughout the years, and we want the next generation to succeed without feeling the financial burden often associated with ...

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Chaparral and Robalo Boats introduce new technology on their dealer website platform

Chaparral and Robalo Boats have introduced Enriched Lead technology on their Dealer 360 website platform. “This technology will allow us to help customers in their buying journey to better know what they may qualify for and provide our dealers with a very clear credit profile of the customer and likelihood of an approval based off of actual lender programs,” said ...

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Chaparral and Robalo award 2021 scholarships

Buck Pegg and students

Chaparral Boats, Inc. and Robalo Boats LLC awarded $70,000 in college scholarships to seven graduating seniors who are the sons and daughters of employees of the Chaparral and Robalo family. “We are committed to assisting those who have worked with us throughout the years, and we want the next generation to succeed without feeling the financial burden often associated with ...

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Chaparral and Robalo Boats host virtual dealer conference

Chaparral and Robalo Boats hosted their annual dealer conference virtually across three days, from Tuesday, Aug. 25 through Aug. 27. At the conference, Chaparral and Robalo executives and directors covered a variety of topics, including new product development, marketing updates, parts updates, state of the company and state of the industry. The conference also highlighted the dedication of the companies’ ...

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Marine Products Corporation realigns with dealer inventories

Marine Products Corporation — manufacturer of Chaparral, Robalo and Vortex announced its unaudited results for the quarter ended Dec. 31, 2019.  For the quarter ended Dec. 31, 2019, Marine Products generated net sales of $48,175,000, a 22.4% decrease compared with net sales of $62,062,000 in the same period of the prior year.  During the quarter, unit sales declined by 21%, as sales declined across all ...

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Chaparral and Robalo introduce new models, top dealers at annual dealer conference

Chaparral and Robalo Boats celebrated a successful year at its 55th Annual Dealer Conference held at the Ritz-Carlton Lake Oconee in Greensboro, Georiga.  This year’s conference spotlighted the release of several new Chaparral and Robalo models for the 2020 model year and culminated in the recognition of dealers for their outstanding sales achievements over the past year. Chaparral and Robalo ...

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Chaparral, Robalo hosts facility visit for U.S. Congressman

U.S. Rep. Austin Scott (R-GA-08), recently visited Chaparral and Robalo Boats for a tour of the facility and to discuss issues affecting the marine industry. The National Marine Manufacturers Association encourages all members to work with the NMMA advoacy team to coordinate similar opportunities. Congressman Scott received a tour of the R&D facility and the latest models of boats introduced ...

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Chaparral, Robalo Boats names new marketing director

Chaparral and Robalo Boats has appointed Ryan Swaims as its new marketing director. Swaims holds a degree in computer science and has been an employee of Chaparral and Robalo for three years as digital and creative manager. During that time, Swaims has championed the interactive and mobile friendly website redesign, Easy Order System, //DRIVR virtual reality experience, and various printed ...

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Marine Products Corporation reports Q2 2017 results

Marine Products Corporation (NYSE: MPX), builder of Chaparral and Robalo Boats, announced its unaudited results for the quarter ended June 30, 2017. For the quarter ended June 30, 2017, Marine Products generated net sales of $71,484,000, a 9.9 percent increase, compared to $65,066,000 in the same period of the prior year. The increase in net sales was due to a ...

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