About Us

Foundation

Located in Maryville, Tennessee, Marine Accessory Corporation is the parent company of leading brands in the wakeboard tower and marine canvas segments including Xtreme Tower Products (XTP), Monster Tower, Great Lakes Boat Top and Westland Industries. MAC is owned by Blue Sage Capital, a private equity firm based in Austin, Texas and Tenth Street Capital, a private mezzanine debt and equity investment firm based in Chattanooga and Nashville, Tennessee.  
 
About Blue Sage Capital
 
Blue Sage Capital is an Austin, Texas-based private equity firm specializing in growth, recapitalization and buyout financings of smaller middle market companies. Most of Blue Sage’s investments are in established, profitable companies with $25 million to $100 million of revenue and $5 million to $10 million of cash flow at the time of investment. Blue Sage invests in a variety of industries, with each initial investment typically ranging from $10 million to $20 million. For more information regarding Blue Sage, please visit www.bluesage.com.
 
About Tenth Street Capital
 
Tenth Street Capital provides debt and equity capital to lower-middle market companies in support of growth, acquisitions and recapitalizations. With operating, lending and investing experience, Tenth Street Capital invests in a variety of industries across the country. For more, visit tenthstreet.com.

The Team

Richard N. Reyenger, CEO

Rick Reyenger was named CEO of MAC in September 2000 and has led the Company in the successful integration of its acquired business units and the subsequent organic growth. Rick has more than 30 years of experience in the Marine Industry - beginning his career with Outboard Marine Corporation where he spent 16 years in sales, marketing and general management roles, including President of OMC Canada, and later as President of OMC's aluminum boat group. Other marine industry positions included Senior Vice President of Sales, Customer Service and Marketing at Boston Whaler; Vice President of the Astro, Fisher, and Procraft brands at Marine Group (a division of Tracker Marine); and President of Mako Marine International. Rick is an active voice in the industry including serving on the Board of Directors for the NMMA and the Accessories Manufacturers Division (AMD) board.

David Metz, CFO

David Metz joined the management team in December of 2015 as Chief Financial Officer. David has more than three decades of experience in the medical industry, ranging from accountant, to financial analyst, to Chief Financial Officer. As Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President of DeRoyal, a multi-national medical goods manufacturer, he also intermittently was responsible for the manufacturing and information technology departments. He hold Bachelor of Science degrees in Finance and Accounting from the University of Tennessee and an MBA from Lincoln Memorial University.

Jim Wilson, President - Canvas Solutions

Jim Wilson, formerly the President and General Manager of Great Lakes Boat Top and long time marine canvas veteran, is the President of MAC Canvas Solutions, a combination of three MAC canvas companies - Westland Industries, Great Lakes Boat Top and Hangtyte. During his 31 years at Great Lakes Boat Top, Jim has gained invaluable expertise in all aspects of marine canvas operations while growing the business and increasing profitability.

Tony Williams, President - Tower Solutions

Leading MAC Tower Solutions is Tony Williams. In his previous role as the Vice President and General Manager of Xtreme Tower Products (XTP), Tony successfully managed an incredibly fast growing company in a changing industry. As President of MAC Tower Solutions, Tony oversees XTP, Monster Tower, Z5 Performance Sport Racks, and TurboSwing.