Like Tree0Likes

Miami show produces 50-percent sales increase for Donzi

Reply
Old 03-01-2006, 02:03 PM
  #1
Gold Member
Gold Member
Thread Starter
 
SLIP AWAY's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2003
Location: New Rochelle, NY
Posts: 331
Default Miami show produces 50-percent sales increase for Donzi

For the Donzi guys!


Issue Date: 3/1/2006, Posted On: 3/1/2006

Miami show produces 50-percent sales increase for Donzi



Donzi Marine reported a record increase in sales at the 2006 Miami International Boat Show.



The Sarasota, Fla.-based boatbuilder booked retail orders for 56 boats with an approximate value of $12 million. This is a 50-percent increase over Donzi’s results from last year’s Miami boat show, according to the company.

“Donzi’s sales record is clear evidence of our strategic direction and leadership position in the performance boat industry,” said Lee Kimmell, chairman and CEO of American Marine Holdings, Donzi’s parent company, in a statement.

Company executives credit their “substantial” investment in product development as the primary catalyst for Donzi’s success.



“This was the best Miami Boat Show in Donzi’s history,” according to vice president of sales Tom Kosto. “Our research told us that customers were craving new product. We stepped up and delivered an entire new line of performance boats. It is now apparent just how well they have been received.”



He said high traffic at the show and a generally strengthening market also contributed to Donzi’s success at the Feb. 16-20 show.

Among the new products introduced was Donzi’s new 27 ZR, which joins the company’s lineup of 35’, 38’ and 43’ ZR high performance models. Kimmell said this is the fourth ZR that Donzi has introduced since 2005 — all of them bred directly from the company’s World Champion offshore racing program.
SLIP AWAY is offline  
Reply With Quote
Reply

Related Topics
Thread
Thread Starter
Forum
Replies
Last Post
White Knuckles
General Boating Discussion
26
08-01-2010 11:31 AM
Magicfloat
General Boating Discussion
47
02-25-2007 09:33 PM
Bostonirish
General Boating Discussion
3
02-22-2007 08:15 PM



Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:52 AM.


Copyright 2011 OffShoreOnly. All rights reserved.