Story & photography by Leanne King

    The Excel Boat Company, based in Mountain View, Arkansas, held a groundbreaking of sorts to celebrate the coming of their new addition in Union City, Tennessee.

    Excel Boats are “the nations premier aluminum boat manufacturer of an affordable and tough line of boats targeting the unique needs of outdoor recreational enthusiasts” say CEO. Founder and Owner, Glenn Foreman. He continues to say, “We pride ourselves in making quality boats. Our boats are well thought out, have exceptional fit and finish, have clean and spacious layouts and overall are designed for maximum comfort. In essence, all our boats strike a natural balance between design, convenience and style. So when choosing your next boat, please consider and Excel”.

    Recently taking over the former VF Factory Outlet location, Excel will soon be manufacturing some of it’s larger models at this location. The 25,000 sqft building will be a state of the art boat building facility that focuses not only on crafting quality boats but caring for and creating a employee friendly work environment.

    Planning to have their first boat rolled out of this facility by June 2020, visit for information on all their models.