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Austin Canoe & Kayak (ACK) Reorganizes Management Team, Re-Hires Former Director of Marketing

| June 9, 2015 | 1 Comment

Austin Canoe & Kayak continues to expand with a more defined leadership team designed to accommodate the company’s growth and long term business strategies. Austin, Texas (June 9th, 2015) – Outdoor retailer, Austin Canoe & Kayak (ACK), a division of MSP Holdings, LLC, today announced the expansion of its management team with the return of former Director of Marketing, Roland Jimenez, as Vice President of Marketing.

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Austin Canoe & Kayak (ACK) Partners With Vendors to Help Aid in Texas Flood Relief & Rebuilding Efforts

| June 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

Austin Canoe & Kayak (ACK) Partners With Vendors to Help Aid in Texas Flood Relief & Rebuilding Efforts In the aftermath of the destruction that occurred after the Memorial weekend floods in central Texas, Austin Canoe and Kayak together with Adventure Medical Kits, Sawyer Products Inc. and Tackett Brothers Inc.

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Austin Canoe & Kayak to Celebrate Its 10 Year Anniversary

| April 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

Austin Canoe & Kayak prepares to celebrate ten years under current owners and brothers Steve and Peter Messana.  Since purchasing the company in 2005, the company has expanded to include five retail shops and an online presence with their website ack.

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Austin Canoe and Kayak (ACK) Named Retailer of the Year by Kayak Angler Choice Awards

| November 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Austin, Texas (November 24, 2014) – Outdoor retailer, Austin Canoe and Kayak (ACK), a division of MSP Holdings, LLC, was named “Kayak Angling Retailer of the Year” by the “Kayak Angler Choice Awards” for the fourth year in a row. Kayak Anglers Choice Awards (KACA) is a joint venture between YakAngler.

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Austin Canoe and Kayak (ACK) Receives 3rd Kayak Angler Choice Award

| November 15, 2013 | 1 Comment

Austin, Texas (November 15th, 2013) – Outdoor retailer, Austin Canoe and Kayak (ACK), a division of MSP Holdings, LLC is honored to have received the “Kayak Angling Retailer of the Year Award” of the “Kayak Angler Choice Awards” for the third year in a row. Kayak Anglers Choice Awards (KACA) is a joint venture between YakAngler.

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In Recognition of Veterans Day ACK Honors US Military Service Men & Women with Special Promotion

| November 4, 2013 | 1 Comment

ACK provides free 24-hour kayak rentals and select discounts to US military veterans and current service men and women during a three day event Austin, Texas (November 05, 2013) – Outdoor retailer, Austin Canoe and Kayak (ACK), a division of MSP Holdings, LLC announced today their plans to honor United States military veterans as well as active duty service men and women with a three day Veteran’s Day promotion which includes free rentals as well as discounts up to 20% off select items. “To all the men and women who have volunteered to serve their country, we at ACK want to show our appreciation for your sacrifices and dedication,” said Alan Ely, manager of the ACK Spring Store and Navy veteran, “I encourage veterans to take advantage of this opportunity to get out on the water – it’s an experience that always helps me find a release from the everyday stresses of life and I think it will for you as well.

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ACK to Host Recruiting Event in San Antonio

| October 8, 2013 | 0 Comments

ACK is hiring for San Antonio Store Grand Opening San Antonio, Texas (October 8th, 2013) – ACK, a division of MSP Holdings, LLC,  is hosting a recruiting event in San Antonio! ACK is hiring store managers, assistant store managers, and part-time & full-time sales associates to staff the NEW San Antonio store opening November 2013.

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Austin Canoe and Kayak Receives Fifth Bizrate Circle of Excellence Award

| October 7, 2013 | 0 Comments

ACK hits another milestone with fifth consecutive year of receiving this outstanding customer service award Austin, Texas (October 07, 2013) – Outdoor retailer, Austin Canoe and Kayak (ACK), a division of MSP Holdings, LLC is excited and honored to have received the Bizrate® Circle of Excellence award for the fifth year in a row. The Bizrate Circle of Excellence award recognizes those online retailers within the Bizrate Insights Network who have demonstrated outstanding performance, as rated by their customers, throughout a one-year period.

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ACK Operations Growth Leads to Expansion in New Facility

| September 16, 2013 | 0 Comments

Award Winning Outdoor Retailer Moving into New Centralized Warehouse Austin, Texas (September 16, 2013) – Outdoor retailer, Austin Canoe and Kayak (ACK), a division of MSP Holdings LLC, announced today the leasing of a new 30,000 square foot warehouse to consolidate it’s two warehouses and all support functions. The transition is set to begin in October and be completed in time for the Holiday season.

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ACK to Open Paddlesports Store in San Antonio, TX

| August 22, 2013 | 2 Comments

Award Winning Outdoor Retailer Continues Expansion with Fifth Store Austin, Texas (August 22, 2013) – Outdoor retailer, Austin Canoe and Kayak (ACK), a division of MSP Holdings LLC, announced today plans to open a 5th location in northwest San Antonio, Texas.  ACK San Antonio will be conveniently located at 12758 Cimarron Path, Suite 126, just off I-10, south of 1604.

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