Chaparral, Robalo upgrade to MRAA premier partner members

Chaparral Boats and Robalo Boats have upgraded their membership with the Marine Retailers Association of the Americas to a premier partner member. Based in Nashville, Ga., Chaparral Boats and Robalo Boats are one of the longest-standing boat builder members of the MRAA. “Chaparral and Robalo are proud to support and continue our partnership with the …
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Malibu Boats licenses Surf Gate to Chaparral Boats

Malibu Boats announced Friday that it has licensed its wakesurfing innovations to Chaparral Boats. Chaparral will manufacture and use its version of the technology to equip certain models within its product line. Malibu’s Surf Gate system ensures wakesurfing enthusiasts large, clean, smooth surf waves on either side of the boat. “We are excited and proud …
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Sales up 9.4 percent at Chaparral, Robalo parent

Marine Products Corporation, which manufactures Chaparral and Robalo boats, announced its unaudited results for the quarter ended June 30, 2016. For the quarter, Marine Products generated net sales of $ 65,066,000, a 9.4 percent increase, compared to $ 59,498,000 in the same period of the prior year. The increase in net sales was due to a 10.9 …
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Mercury Marine and Chaparral expand partnership to include Robalo brand

Mercury Marine has announced an expanded partnership with Chaparral to include the Robalo brand. The partnership will focus on Mercury’s outboard product offerings. This partnership will give Robalo customers the opportunity to experience Mercury Marine and continue the engine manufacturer’s growth in key saltwater markets. “The Robalo lineup of center console boats is outstanding, and …
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Chaparral & Robalo award 2016 Scholarships

Chaparral Boats Inc. and Robalo Boats LLC awarded $ 90,000 in college scholarships to nine graduating seniors within the Chaparral and Robalo family. “Our employees are some of the hardest working people in the marine industry and we are proud to help their families each year with our scholarship program” said Buck Pegg, executive vice president …
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Chaparral and Robalo Boats appoint Northeast regional sales manager

Chaparral and Robalo Boats announced that effective May 26, 2016 Aaron Krenzer will join the Chaparral sales team as the Northeast regional sales manager. Krenzer has a background in marine sales, product development, team and business leadership as well as customer service. “Aaron has 10 years of experience and a rich family history in the marine …
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Chaparral and Robalo Boats appoint new marketing director

Chaparral and Robalo Boats announced Thursday that Martin Rusin has been appointed as their new marketing director. Rusin will be leading staff in the Chaparral and Robalo marketing department. He will be responsible for conceiving and executing new marketing strategies in addition to directing all of the company’s current communication channels. Rusin will also focus …
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Chaparral and Robalo Boats appoint new marketing director

Chaparral and Robalo Boats announced Thursday that Martin Rusin has been appointed as their new marketing director. Rusin will be leading staff in the Chaparral and Robalo marketing department. He will be responsible for conceiving and executing new marketing strategies in addition to directing all of the company’s current communication channels. Rusin will also focus …
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Chaparral, Robalo parent to release Q1 earnings April 27

Marine Products Corporation (NYSE: MPX) will release its financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2016, on April 27 before the market opens.  In conjunction with its earnings release, the company will host a conference call to review the company’s financial and operating results on April 27 at 8 a.m. Eastern Time. Individuals …
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Chaparral Boats announces 203 Vortex VR giveaway

NASHVILLE, Ga. – As part of its ongoing 50th anniversary celebration, Chaparral Boats is giving away a 203 VR Vortex jet boat and trailer with a retail value of $ 34,456. “We thought giving away one of our newest and most exciting models would be a great way to celebrate Chaparral’s golden anniversary,” said President Jim […]
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