Tag Archives: Top 100

Editor’s Choice: Town & Country Marine

Town & Country Marine Lakefield, Ontario, Canada New and used boat sales have always led Town & Country’s revenue and profit, but at one point they completely dominated, accounting for 92 percent of gross revenue and 70 percent of gross profit. In recent years, the dealership has realized that the key to long-term success is diversifying, and since 2010, the ...

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2015 Hall of Fame

Galati Yacht Sales Anna Maria, Fla. Our second dealer to win Hall of Fame status, Galati Yacht Sales, opened locations in St. Petersburg and Tierra Verde this year, and it opened its first international location at the Los Sueños Resort in Costa Rico. The international location has given Galati incredible exposure and it has seen a significant uptick in sales ...

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2015 Dealer of the Year: Gordy’s Lakefront Marine

Gordy’s Lakefront Marine in Fontana, Wis., is always striving for improvement – even winning top honors as the Boating Industry 2014 Dealer of the Year doesn’t slow them down. And entering the Top 100 Hall of Fame is not the end of the road. The dealership will continue its momentum by finding new ways to be better, thus continue to ...

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At the Helm: A celebration of the best

This month, for the 11th time, we recognize the Top 100 boat dealers for their success and dedication to the industry. And what success it has been. It’s safe to say that the Top 100 dealers have not been this healthy for quite a long time. The Top 100 and Hall of Fame dealers accounted for $2.58 billion in total ...

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Boating Industry names 2015 Top 100

Boating Industry announced the 11th annual list of Top 100 dealers at a black tie gala Wednesday in Orlando. “As the Top 100 enters its second decade, the dealers on this year's list are healthier than they have been in years,” said Boating Industry editor-in-chief Jonathan Sweet. “The 2015 Top 100 and Hall of Fame topped $2.5 billion in total ...

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Sunseeker expands US dealer network with Top 100 dealer Strong’s Marine

DORSET, U.K. – Sunseeker USA Sales Company announces the appointment of a new authorized dealer, Strong’s Marine, serving clients across New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. The announcement is part of Sunseeker USA’s continuing focus on strengthening its dealer network in the North American market. Strong's Marine, the No. 7 Boating Industry Top 100 dealer in 2014, is celebrating its ...

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Map out your company’s future

We are deep into Top 100 applications here at Boating Industry, and we are getting excited to finalize the list and present it at the gala and in our December issue. When I started in the industry, I jumped in head first with Top 100 applications, and reading about the best practices from the top dealers in North America truly ...

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OneWater Marine Holdings acquires Rambo Marine

ATLANTA – OneWater Marine Holdings, LLC, announced today that they have made a new partnership with Rambo Marine, a Boating Industry Top 100 dealer with locations in Huntsville and Birmingham, Ala. The dealership will continue to operate using its current name, location and personnel and offer Cobalt and Marker One pontoons at both locations, while also introducing those brands to the Singleton ...

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Top 100 competition heating up

It's Top 100 deadline day here at Boating Industry, so applications are rolling in. It makes for a hectic, but fun day. And I get to feel a little powerful handing out those deadline extensions! The great news is that we've got lots of new companies coming in this year and it looks like applications will be up again for ...

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Preparing for “Top 100 Season”

I had a dream a few nights ago that I was working a boat show for a dealer. It’s not unusual for me to dream about work these days. When we’re on deadline, I often find myself trying to write articles or headlines in my sleep. It’s too bad the outcome is never as brilliant in the light of day. ...

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