Nautique Press Releases


FLORIDA GOVERNOR VISITS CORRECT CRAFT!

Dec 12, 2014

Florida Governor Rick Scott with Nautique employees

ORLANDO, FL (December 12, 2014) – Today the Correct Craft team welcomed Florida Governor Rick Scott to its Nautique boat building facility in Orlando, Florida. During the visit the company made some key announcements:

  • The company announced an $8 million dollar expansion of its Nautique boat building facility. The expansion will allow the company to continue the significant growth it has achieved in the past few years.
  • The company announced plans to increase its Florida workforce by over 200 employees. The combination of increased domestic market share and a record year of international sales has positioned the company for significant growth in the years ahead.
  • The company announced the imminent opening of its second Florida cable and boat park, Miami Watersports Complex.

Governor Scott applauded the Nautique team on its growth the past four years and the positive impact the company has had on the Florida economy. He also congratulated the team on its recent Florida “Manufacturer of the Year” award and lauded the company’s announcement of both the building expansion and future growth plans.

Welcoming the Governor back to the Nautique facility, Correct Craft President/CEO Bill Yeargin stated, “Our team is thrilled to have Governor Scott visit us again and recognize the incredible results of our team. We are fortunate to operate in a business friendly State that supports our efforts to expand internationally,” Yeargin added, “I am incredibly honored to be part of such an unbelievable team; we truly have a unique culture which results in both a fun and high performance environment and is a big driver of our results.”

To read more details about the Governor’s visit to the Nautique facility please visit Bill Yeargin’s Nautique Insider blog at nautique.com.