Malibu wins Innovation of the Year at 2017 WSIA Summit Leadership Awards

Malibu Boats (NASDAQ: MBUU) was recognized with the Innovation of the Year award at the 2017 WSIA Summit Leadership Awards last week for the Malibu Command Wheel. Malibu’s Command Wheel offers more control choices for the driver. Malibu partnered with ISOTTA to create the product. The wheel rotates around the controls, including stereo, speed, Power Wedge II, …
Boating Industry

WSIA announces Kevin MIchael as new executive director

ORLANDO –The Water Sports Industry Association (WSIA) announced Kevin Michael as the group’s new executive director, effective March 1, 2016. WSIA President John Archer welcomed Kevin to his new position in front of 170 industry members during the WSIA Summit in San Diego, Calif. “Sometimes the person you’re looking for is right under your nose,” […]
Boating Industry

WSIA becomes advocacy partner of Boating United

Orlando, Fla. – The Water Sports Industry Association announced its status as an advocacy partner of Boating United, a national community of boating businesses, enthusiasts and supporters. Boating United helps shape government policy that affects the boating industry and related activities. Through this partnership, the WSIA can assist with towed water sports initiatives, benefitting from the […]
Boating Industry

Nominations open for WSIA Leadership Awards

The Water Sports Industry Association is now accepting nominations for its annual leadership awards, designed to recognize the best in the water sports industry. The award program has been revamped this year and includes the following categories: Retail Shop of the Year Marine Dealership of the Year Wake Park of the Year Ski/Wake School or […]
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WSIA hosts Parasail Operators Symposium

Over 230 enthusiastic guests pushed the parasail industry to its next level at the 2014 Parasail Operators Symposium on November 6-8 at the Magnuson Hotel at Marina Cove in St. Petersburg, Florida. Previous to the symposium, the WSIA hosted the first-ever Law Enforcement Forum on November 5. This interactive session covered every detail of the […]
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