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ACK Media Coverage
2014 Fall Demo Days: What's New

Here at ACK we always aim to bring the latest and greatest to our  Demo Days and the 2014 Fall Demo Days is no exception. This season we've got a line up featuring new kayaks from Old Town, Wilderness Systems, Dagger, FeelFree and Hobie and we cant wait to get you all out on the water!... [more]
Best in Show - Old Town Predator XL Kayak!

Not since ICAST 2009 has a kayak won 'Best New Boat' AND 'Best in Show'.  Old Town came into ICAST 2014 with their guns blazin' as they showed off their tricked out Predator XL Kayak.... [more]
Texas Fly Fishing Competitors Converge for Texas Double Haul

Texas River Bum Staffer Anthony Perez Recaps the Texas Double Haul Fly Fishing Tournament It took me several seconds to stop laughing.  It was cold.... [more]
ACK to Host Recruiting Event in San Antonio

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... [more]
Company President Steve Messana Talks ACK on Kayak Fishing Radio

Last night company president and co-owner Steve Messana joined Kayak Fishing Radio host Chip Gibson on his weekly show to talk ACK. The two talked about how the company got it's start and what's allowed us to grow.... [more]
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ACK Press Releases
Austin Canoe & Kayak (ACK) Reorganizes Management Team, Re-Hires Former Director of Marketing

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

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... [more]
Austin Canoe & Kayak to Celebrate Its 10 Year Anniversary

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.... [more]
Austin Canoe & Kayak (ACK) Announces 10th Annual Spring Demo Days

Austin, Texas (March 10, 2015) – Outdoor retailer, Austin Canoe and Kayak (ACK), a division of MSP Holdings, LLC, announces its 10th Annual Spring Demo Days & Outdoor Exposition. A total of four events will be held in locations based around ACK’s physical store locations with Houston and San... [more]
ACK.com Unveils Updated Website Design with Customers In Mind

Austin, Texas (February 25, 2015) – Outdoor retailer, ACK.com, a division of MSP Holdings, LLC, today unveiled their new home-page and header/footer design for ACK.... [more]
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For press and media inquiries contact
Austin Olson
Marketing Manager
pr@austinkayak.com
Mailing address:
ACK Media Relations
3106 Longhorn Blvd
Austin, TX 78758

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