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Maverick Boat Group will create 100 jobs at new manufacturing facility in Fort Pierce, FL.


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Maverick Boat Group will create 100 jobs at new manufacturing facility in Fort Pierce, FL.

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Boat Builder Investing $7M In Florida

Maverick Boat Group will create 100 jobs at new manufacturing facility in Fort Pierce, FL.

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