ORLANDO, FL (February 19, 2021) – Nautique Boat Company is proud to announce that Rick Skinner has been named the new Vice President of Sales. Responsible for the global sales team and Nautique’s strategic sales objectives, Rick will begin his position at Nautique amidst an extraordinary time in the company’s history. With boating sales at historic numbers, Nautique is proud to add a seasoned industry veteran to the team and to continue the path forward and build upon the long legacy of success.
Rick comes to Nautique after an extremely successful tenure with HO Sports Inc., a global leader in watersports equipment. With a proven sales track, Rick brings a wealth of knowledge to Nautique in both the watersports and boating industries that will be a valuable asset to the team and dealer network.
“I am extremely honored to have the opportunity to join the Nautique team and be a part of the 96-year Nautique story,” said Rick Skinner, VP of Sales of Nautique Boats. “The Nautique brand stands for quality, innovation and state-of-the-art design and I look forward to my new role at the company and to meet and work alongside the entire Nautique team and our dealers around the world.”
With 38 years of experience in developing and applying sales strategies, Rick will continue his success by leading the Nautique dealer network to pursue excellence through outstanding customer experiences and business practices.
“I am excited to introduce Rick Skinner as the new VP of Sales at Nautique Boat Company”, said Nautique President Greg Meloon. “Rick has invested his career in growing the watersports community and is respected as one of the most influential sales people in our industry. I am looking forward to the synergies Rick will continue to develop with Nautique and our world class dealer network!”
About Nautique Boat Company:
Nautique is celebrating its 96th anniversary of delivering excellence in the marine industry. A subsidiary of Correct Craft, Nautique has been on the waters of the world with a passion for innovation since 1925. Delivering the very best waterski, wakeboard and wakesurf boats on the market, Nautique continues to drive progression with their award-winning technology and dedication to building the highest-quality boats imaginable. New technology, performance innovations and attention to detail are the cornerstones of what makes the Nautique brand the industry leader. Through the Nautique Cares initiative, employees and athletes dedicate themselves to not only making a difference on the water, but to extend their support to people in need around the world. The world’s best ski boat, world’s best wake boat, and a company that cares. To learn more visit Nautique.com
About Correct Craft: Celebrating 96 years of excellence in the marine industry, Correct Craft is a Florida-based company with global operations. Focused on “Making Life Better,” the Correct Craft family includes Nautique, Centurion, Supreme, Bass Cat, Yar-Craft, SeaArk, Parker, and Bryant boat companies, Pleasurecraft Marine Engine Group, Watershed Innovation and Aktion Parks. For more information please visit www.correctcraft.com.