Tag Archives: MarineMax

MarineMax launches new yachting website

Ahead of the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, MarineMax has launched a new website to serve yachting enthusiasts. The new site, www.marinemaxyachts.com, will help MarineMax reach what the company called an underserved segment of its customers. The site features MarineMax brands and models 50 feet or more and a unique online environment customized for the yacht buyer. “MarineMax has intentionally ...

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MarineMax expands financing capacity

MarineMax, Inc., the nation’s largest recreational boat retailer, announced Thursday that it has expanded its financing facility to provide for borrowings of up to $260 million from the previous limit of $235 million. The expanded facility has a three-year term, expiring in October 2018, and it has two, one-year options to renew, subject to lender approval. Borrowings under the facility ...

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Same-store sales up 22 percent for year at MarineMax

MarineMax wrapped up its fiscal year with some positive results announced Tuesday. The industry's largest dealer ended its fourth quarter and fiscal year September 30. “Our fourth quarter and full year performance marked another milestone in the Company’s ongoing progress as we continue to outperform the industry in this slow but steady economic recovery," said CEO Bill McGill. "The marine ...

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Weekly 5: Tennessee dealer charged with boat resale scam

The BI Weekly 5 is a collection of tips, news and data affecting the boating industry this week. Be sure to look for the BI Weekly 5 every Tuesday on BoatingIndustry.com. 1. Tennessee dealer charged with boat resale scam Carolyn Dianne Hopkins, the former owner of Tennessee's Pickwick Water Sports, repeatedly sold and resold boats to multiple buyers, WATN reported. ...

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MarineMax to webcast Fourth Quarter 2015 results

MarineMax, Inc., the nation's largest recreational boat retailer, today announced that the Company will hold a webcast to review its fourth quarter of fiscal 2015 results on Tuesday, November 3, 2015, at 10 a.m. Eastern Time. During the call, it is possible that the Company may make public disclosure of material nonpublic information and may make forward-looking statements regarding the ...

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MarineMax Pompano Beach opens after renovations

MarineMax Pompano Beach is celebrating the Grand Opening of its newly renovated showroom at its  waterfront location, with a ribbon cutting and reception this past Saturday. “Our renovations were significant, both financially and cosmetically, considering both levels of the building were completely gutted and remodeled,” said Kyle Roney, MarineMax Pompano General Manager. “We also added a new Customer Lounge, landscaping, ...

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MarineMax to intro new Ocean Alexander at Annapolis show

MarineMax will be introducing the all-new Ocean Alexander 72 Pilothouse at the United States Powerboat Show on the Annapolis City Docks October 15 – 18, the company announced Thursday. The classically designed motor yacht will be available for private showings throughout the event. “Ocean Alexander has a tremendous reputation for quality and design,” said T.J. Rose, MarineMax Baltimore Store Manager. ...

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MarineMax appoints new member to its board of directors

CLEARWATER, Fla. – MarineMax, Inc. (NYSE:HZO) today announced that Evelyn Follit has been appointed to its board of directors. Follit has been the president of Follit Associates, a corporate technology and executive assessment consulting firm since 2007. From 1997 to 2005, she was an executive of RadioShack Corporation, a consumer electronics retail company, where she held the positions of senior ...

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Former MarineMax exec returns to company

MarineMax announced today that they are pleased to welcome back Jack Ezzell as MarineMax Clearwater General Manager. The Clearwater store is a perennially high performance, prime location and one of the original stores that formed MarineMax. “Jack’s leadership, and intimate knowledge of the MarineMax operation combined with his strong financial acumen makes him a tremendous asset to us,” said MarineMax ...

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Marine industry stocks hit lows as stock market drops

Publicly traded companies in the marine industry have certainly not been immune from the recent stock market struggles, with several recently hitting their 52-week lows. The market experienced a day of increased volatility on Monday. At one point, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was down almost 1,100 points, the biggest single-day drop on record. The Dow ended up closing down ...

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