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Mark Zona Joins Team Lew’s
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Mark Zona Joins Team Lew’s

Lexington, S.C. – For more than a decade Mark Zona has been one of the most recognizable and respected names in the fishing world, widely known for his efforts as a color commentator on The Bassmaster Elite Series and Bassmaster Classic and his own Zona’s Awesome Fishing Show.   Beginning in 2021, Zona will be...

Malibu Completes Acquisition of Maverick Boat Group
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Malibu Completes Acquisition of Maverick Boat Group

Malibu Boats, Inc. has closed the acquisition of Maverick Boat Group, Inc. The transaction was funded with cash on hand and borrowings under its credit facility. Maverick designs and manufactures center console, dual console, flats and bay boats and has a strong reputation as a pioneer in flats and bay boats. With two manufacturing facilities...

Boating Industry Stakeholders Urge President-Elect Biden to Resolve U.S., E.U. Trade Dispute
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Boating Industry Stakeholders Urge President-Elect Biden to Resolve U.S., E.U. Trade Dispute

Late last month, NMMA, the European Boating Industry (EBI), and the International Council of Marine Industry Associations (ICOMIA) sent a letter to President-Elect Joe Biden congratulating him on his election victory and calling on him to swiftly address trade relations between Europe and the U.S. Following the Trump administration’s Section 232 tariffs on aluminum and...

Simms Fishing Products Renews Partnership for Conservation with Mille Lacs Smallmouth Alliance
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Simms Fishing Products Renews Partnership for Conservation with Mille Lacs Smallmouth Alliance

Isle, Minn. — The Mille Lacs Smallmouth Alliance is proud to announce that industry giant Simms Fishing Products has renewed its conservation partnership with the local non-profit for the 4th year. This ongoing partnership is essential for the conservation efforts of the world-class trophy smallmouth bass on Mille Lacs. Proudly the choice of gear for...

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MRAA Introduces Guide to Boat Show Success

The Marine Retailers Association of the Americas (MRAA) announced MRAA’s Guide to Boat Show Success, a publication to walk you through a successful show season for 2021. Made possible by Discover Boating, the guidebook offers nearly 60 pages of content including dealer case studies and lessons learned from virtual events. “Heading into 2021, dealers and...

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NMMA Outlines Advocacy Priorities in a Letter to President-Elect Biden

Last week, NMMA sent a letter to President-Elect Joe Biden congratulating him on his victory and highlighting the recreational boating industry’s importance to the American economy. Additionally, NMMA outlined the industry’s policy priorities for the president-elect’s first 100 days in office and beyond. Click here to read the letter. “As a group that represents over...

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Suntex Marina’s Marina Jack Receives Business Operations Award

Dallas, Texas – Suntex Marina Investors, LLC (Suntex), the premier owner and operator of best in-class marina properties, has announced that Marina Jack in Sarasota, Florida has been awarded the ‘Business Operations’ award in Marina Dock Age Magazine’s annual Marina of the Year competition. Awards were announced on Wednesday, December 2, 2020 at the Docks Expo...

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Orvis Names Benziger Chief Product Officer

Orvis, the family-owned and operated outdoor retailer that specializes in fly fishing gear, dog products and active lifestyle apparel, announces today that Reenie Benziger has been named chief product officer, effective . . . Author Phil MonahanPosted on December 21, 2020Categories Press Releases Outdoor retailer expands its executive leadership team with the appointment of first...

Sportsman’s Warehouse Reports Big 3rd Quarter
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Sportsman’s Warehouse Reports Big 3rd Quarter

WEST JORDAN, Utah– Sportsman’s Warehouse Holdings, Inc. (“Sportsman’s Warehouse” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq: SPWH) today announced financial results for the thirteen and thirty-nine weeks ended October 31, 2020. “Sportsman’s Warehouse continued its exceptional performance in the third quarter of 2020. We were extremely pleased with the efforts of associates in all of our facilities as...