CLEARWATER – MarineMax has announced that Collin Heimensen has been promoted to general manager of the MarineMax Clearwater facility serving the Clearwater and Tampa Bay area.
Heimensen joined MarineMax in 2007, and has been the Clearwater sales manager for the past four years. Prior to that, he held similar positions at the MarineMax Lake Ozark store and at Mau Marine in Okoboji, Iowa. He has worked closely with Sea Ray and Boston Whaler for over 20 years.
“I am honored to accept the position of general manager for MarineMax Clearwater. I have truly enjoyed my time as sales manager, and look forward to starting this new journey,” explained Heimensen in a recent interview. “Boating is a true passion of mine, and when I joined MarineMax it was so much more than joining a company, it was like joining a family that had the same passion as I did.”
MarineMax Clearwater has been serving the bay area for over 30 years and is known for providing unparalleled personal customer service.
Heimensen attended the University of South Dakota, has been married to wife, Abbey, for nine years, and enjoys spending time on the water with friends and family.
MarineMax earns industry award
MarineMax Clearwater has been awarded the 2016 Marine Industry Customer Satisfaction Dealer Award. This award is presented to dealerships that provided excellence in customer service for the areas of sales and/or service in 2016.
The Marine Industry CSI Dealer Award honors dealerships that actively measure customer satisfaction and pursue continuous improvement to better serve the customer. The award is derived from the feedback of customers as a part of the overall Marine Industry CSI Program. In 2016, nationally, over 120,000 boat owners were surveyed, with nearly 40,000 responding.
Headquartered in Clearwater, MarineMax is the nation's largest recreational boat and yacht retailer. Focused on premium brands, such as Sea Ray, Boston Whaler, Meridian, Hatteras, Azimut Yachts, Ocean Alexander, Galeon, Grady-White, Harris, Crest, Bennington, Scout, Sailfish, Sea Pro, Sportsman, Scarab Jet Boats, Yamaha Jet Boats, Aquila, and Nautique, MarineMax sells new and used recreational boats and related marine products and services as well as provides yacht brokerage and charter services.
MarineMax currently has 62 retail locations in Alabama, California, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Missouri, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Rhode Island, South Carolina, and Texas and operates MarineMax Vacations in Tortola, British Virgin Islands. MarineMax is a New York Stock Exchange-listed company.