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Expansion will support strong demand for award-winning SUN TRACKER pontoon boats BOLIVAR, Missouri – Bass Pro Shops and White River Marine Group is significantly expanding its TRACKER BOATS plant in Bolivar, Missouri, doubling the square footage of its manufacturing capabilities and adding 300 new manufacturing jobs to the region. The award-winning Bolivar manufacturing team produces America’s favorite boats,...
BEAUFORT, NC (November 5, 2020) – Earlier today, Correct Craft President and CEO Bill Yeargin announced Scott Bauer as the new President of Parker Boats. Bauer has had a 26-year career in the marine industry that began with Outboard Marine Corporation, working in both their aluminum boat group and engine group. He then transitioned to Tracker Marine Group where he held various positions in sales and customer service for 17 years...
SPRINGFIELD, Missouri  – Bass Pro Shops and Cabela’s is gearing up for the holiday season across America, hiring 7,000 seasonal workers at a National Hiring Day event on Thursday, Oct. 15. As North America’s premier outdoor company with a significant commitment to conservation, Bass Pro Shops and Cabela’s team members have earned a reputation as the “World’s Foremost Outfitters” for their role...
Outdoor Occupations has temporarily activated free, unlimited job posting privileges for employers through July 31, 2020, in an effort to connect more talented outdoor industry job seekers with employers by offering our job board marketplace listing service free of charge to companies looking to hire . “Talented employees are the lifeblood of the outdoor recreation industry.  Many experienced specialty workers within sport...
Pursuit Boats recently welcomed Megan Foley Morris to its team in the role of marketing manager. Morris brings with her a wealth of experience in the fields of marketing, public relations, advertising, publishing and event planning across multiple platforms, including more than 10 years immersed directly in the marine industry. Morris will work closely with Pursuit’s director of marketing as the company expands not only its...
Mettawa, Ill. (December 3, 2019) – Lowe Boats has named Greg Falkner as General Manager effective immediately.  Falkner joins Brunswick from Harley-Davidson where he worked in a variety of leadership positions since 2001, most recently leading H-D’s Parts and Accessories Product Portfolio where he led a team of Category & Product Managers in the development and execution of consumer-driven growth plans for this $400...
Swansea, UK and Sarasota, Fla. – Lumishore, manufacturer of high-performance LED marine lighting systems, announced today it has hired Bob Hamilton as Vice President of Sales. In his new position, Hamilton is responsible for driving sales efforts and increasing market penetration throughout the Americas. With over two decades of experience in business development and sales management including several years in the marine...
 CHICAGO – May 17, 2019 – The National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA) announced today that its Board of Directors has selected Frank Hugelmeyer, a veteran leader in the outdoor recreation industry, as the association’s next president. He succeeds Thom Dammrich, who has led the NMMA for 20 years and announced his retirement in 2018. “Frank brings extensive experience and expertise in outdoor recreation...