Celebrating Excellence: Earning the Malibu Supplier of the Year Award

(Hickory, NC – November 14th, 2023)

In a world where excellence is pursued but seldom reached, HK Research’s relentless drive and strategic planning have propelled them into the spotlight, culminating in the prestigious Malibu Supplier of the Year award. This recognition is a testament to the company’s quality products and service and a reflection of its innovative vision and hard work.

Malibu Boats, the largest towboat builder globally, is renowned for its uncompromising quality and innovation. It accounts for one-third of new towboat builds worldwide. Winning the Supplier of the Year Award from such a titan in the marine industry is no small feat. It signifies trust, consistency, and excellence that few can claim to achieve.

This award comes at a time when the marine industry faces its share of challenges and uncertainties. Despite the uncertainties, HK Research has managed to meet and exceed expectations. This success is built on a foundation of hard work and a clear vision for the future, aspects of the business that have been meticulously cultivated over the years.

The recognition by Malibu Boats underscores HK Research’s commitment to innovation, quality, and customer satisfaction. It’s a clear indicator that strategic planning and hard work can lead to outstanding outcomes, even in challenging times. More importantly, this award is a source of pride and motivation for the entire team, serving as a reminder of what can be achieved through dedication and team effort.

Beyond the accolades, this achievement highlights the importance of strong partnerships within the industry. The synergy between HK Research and Malibu Boats exemplifies how collaborative efforts can lead to mutual success and drive the industry forward. It’s a partnership built on shared values, mutual respect, and a commitment to excellence, serving as a model for others in the marine industry and beyond.

As we progress, the Malibu Supplier of the Year award will serve as both a milestone and a motivator. It’s a testament to the company’s past achievements and a beacon for its future endeavors. HK Research is more excited than ever to tackle the challenges and opportunities that 2024 holds.