Jay S. Povlin
President of NauticStar
In March of 2019, Mr. Povlin was promoted to President of NauticStar. Prior to this promotion, he was Global Vice President of Sales and Marketing for MasterCraft Boat Company bringing considerable executive business leadership experience from both domestic and international markets. His extensive background in financial management, communication, strategic planning and execution have led multinational operations to the attainment of double digit revenue improvements and significant expansions of global market reach in challenging, competitive industries. During his 20 years in the marine industry, he held numerous senior leadership positions with Brunswick Corporation and in those roles provided strategic direction for business unit financial performance, manufacturing operations, sales and marketing efforts, and product development initiatives. In each area, he consistently delivered on the goals and objectives of business divisions that spanned multiple market segments across the globe. Mr. Povlin is a graduate of Middle Tennessee State University and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in International Relations. His commitment to lifelong learning includes further studies at Northwestern and the University of Chicago in the areas of marketing, finance, and leadership.