MarineMax, Inc. (NYSE: HZO), the nation’s largest recreational boat retailer, today announced the appointment of two key executives as officers of MarineMax. The Company’s Board of Directors appointed Chuck Cashman and Brett McGill as executive officers.
Mr. Cashman has served as Vice President of East Operations of the Company since May 2012. Since joining the Company in 1992, Mr. Cashman has held several positions of increasing responsibility within the Company, including Sales Consultant, Sales Manager, General Manager, District Manager, and Regional President. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Cashman was involved in commercial and residential construction management.
Mr. McGill has served as Vice President of West Operations of the Company since May 2012. Mr. McGill served as one of the Company’s Regional Presidents from March 2006 to May 2012, as Vice President of Information Technology, Service and Parts from October 2004 to March 2006, and as Director of Information Services from March 1998 to October 2004. Prior to joining the Company in 1996, Mr. McGill began his professional career with Integrated Dealer Systems, a software development firm. Brett McGill is the son of William H. McGill, Jr., the Company’s Chairman of the Board, President, and Chief Executive Officer.
William H. McGill, Jr., Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer, stated, “We take great pride in the depth and quality of our management team. With today’s announcement, we recognize two long-time team members who continue to lead our efforts of effectively driving sales and operating performance nationwide. Both Chuck and Brett have contributed to our ongoing efforts of streamlining our operations without sacrificing any customer services, further positioning the Company to gain market share and create additional value in the coming years.”About MarineMax Headquartered in Clearwater, Florida, MarineMax is the nation’s largest recreational boat and yacht retailer. Focused on premium brands, such as Sea Ray, Boston Whaler, Meridian, Cabo, Hatteras, Azimut Yachts, Grady-White, Bayliner, Harris FloteBote, Zeelander, Nautique and Malibu, MarineMax sells new and used recreational boats and related marine products and provides yacht brokerage and charter services. MarineMax currently has 53 retail locations in Alabama, Arizona, California, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Missouri, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Rhode Island, Tennessee, and Texas and operates MarineMax Vacations in Tortola, British Virgin Islands. MarineMax is a New York Stock Exchange-listed company. For more information, please visit www.marinemax.com. Certain statements in this press release are forward-looking as defined in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Such forward-looking statements include the Company’s assessment of the depth and quality of its management team; that the two individuals can continue to lead the Company’s efforts of driving sales and operating performance; and that the Company is positioned to gain market share and create additional value in the future. These statements involve certain risks and uncertainties that may cause actual results to differ materially from expectations as of the date of this release. These risks include the Company’s abilities to reduce inventory, manage expenses and accomplish its goals and strategies, general economic conditions and the level of consumer spending, the Company’s ability to integrate acquisitions into existing operations, and numerous other factors identified in the Company’s Form 10-K and other filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.