Contact: Allison Scharnow
Chris-Craft Corporation

64 Chris-Craft Dealers Included in Top 100 Dealers of the Year Awards

Sarasota, FL- December 19th, 2017 – Chris-Craft would like to congratulate 64 dealer partners for being included in the Top 100 Dealers of the Year Awards by Boating Industry. Of these 64 dealers, One Water Marine was named Dealer of the Year for the second year in a row. Boating Industry announced the 2017 Top 100 Dealers at a black tie gala December 13th in Orlando, Florida. The Top 100 is the only independent ranking of boat dealers in North America, and recognizes dealerships that are unsurpassed in business operations, professionalism, marketing tactics, customer service and more.

"From the thousands of dealers in North America – and hundreds of nominations – these 100 dealers are the best of the best," said Top 100 Program Director Jonathan Sweet. "These dealers excel not only at the business of selling boats, but also delivering a great customer experience."

Dealer groups recognized in Boating Industry’s Top 100 Dealers include; OneWater Marine Holdings, Pride Marine Group, M&P Mercury Sales Ltd, Bosun’s Marine, Hagadone Marine Group, Boat Town, Gage Marine, and Wayzata Marine. Chris-Craft would also like to congratulate Pride Marine Group for being honored with the “Best Marketing” award as well as Legendary Marine for being a Top 100 Hall of Fame member.

“Chris-Craft salutes the efforts of those dealers recognized as “Boating Industry’s Top 100”, including the Hall of Fame members. We are proud to be preferred vendor partners of the Top 100 Chris-Craft dealers representing 64 individual Chris-Craft dealership locations. Since 1874, Chris-Craft has been serving customer’s boating needs with some of the best dealers in the world. Today we are humbled to be able to call so many of the Top 100 dealers our business partners”, said Gavan Hunt, Vice President of Chris-Craft Sales.