MarineMax Daytona said the company and the New Smyrna Beach (Fla.) Billfish Invitational teamed up to award $1,000 scholarships to two seniors at New Smyrna Beach High School.
MarineMax, based in Clearwater, Fla., is the nation’s largest recreational boat retailer and the largest Sea Ray dealer in the world.
An analysis firm is raising its guidance of MarineMax after holding “bullish” management meetings with CEO Bill McGill and chief financial officer Mike McLamb that indicated an increase in retail lending and higher-than-expected margins would contribute positively to the company’s bottom line.
MarineMax Brick (N.J.) said the MarineMax Fishing Team will be a sponsor of the Warriors for Warriors Charity Shark Tournament.
MarineMax Vacations will integrate The Boat Village into its charter ownership and charter vacation management in the British Virgin Islands.
Raymarine has been named the official marine electronics of the MarineMax Saltwater Series. The Saltwater Series is presented by Boston Whaler and consists of 30 local tournaments that many of MarineMax’s 54 stores sponsor or participate in during the tournament season. The tournaments often benefit local charities and causes. “Raymarine’s specialization in marine electronics means…more
Though cold weather negatively affected second-quarter boat sales for MarineMax, company executives remain confident that the lag will be offset by early spring sales.
MarineMax officials blamed bad weather for a drop in second-quarter revenue and profits and a same-store sales decline, but the boat retailer predicted that sales have only been delayed until later in 2014, rather than lost.
MarineMax will hold a conference call to release its second-quarter earnings results at 10 a.m. EST on April 24.
MarineMax expanded its lineup with the addition of Ocean Alexander yachts in all locations from Texas east.
MIAMI — MarineMax continues to grow its charter division with the introduction of two new power catamarans at the Yacht & Brokerage Show in Miami Beach.