HomeNewsTriton Boats Partners with NPAA MURFREESBORO, TENN. (April 19, 2013) – Fishing Holdings, LLC dba Triton Boats (Triton), has joined forces with the National Professional Anglers Association (NPAA). The two entities are paired together to help grow the sport of fishing and the entire industry as a whole. Whether on the docks or in the water, the partnership between Triton Boats and the NPAA will benefit the future of angling. Each entity has a rich, storied tradition of growth and development in the angling community. With the partnership, the two press forward for a brighter future for young anglers. “The end goal in the partnership is growth of our sport,” said Earl Bentz, Founder of Triton Boats. “By joining forces, we can develop stronger and more influential initiatives leading to the benefit of all anglers.” NPAA, is a non-profit organization of professional anglers that promotes and educates its members. It also provides a valuable platform for anglers to become involved in the issues regarding the sport of competitive angling and the fishing industry. The partnership with Triton Boats is a step in obtaining and fulfilling these missions. “Triton is an industry leader in support of recreational fishing,” said Robert Blosser, NPAA president. “The have countless dedicated followers that have the same ambitions to grow the sport of fishing for the enjoyment of more participants. Since Triton was established in 1996, they have been constantly looking for ways to innovate and provide access to both competitive and casual angling. Their support of NPAA is greatly appreciated, and we look forward to maintaining a long relationship.” Triton Boats fiberglass line continues to be a favorite of fishing boats. Triton Boats has also seen a resurgence of its Triton Aluminum business, offering another outlet for anglers to reach the water. For more information about Triton, go to TritonBoats.com or call (615) 895-5190. For more information on the NPAA visit www.npaa.net. About Fishing Holdings Fishing Holdings, headquartered in Flippin, Ark., is owned by an affiliate of Platinum Equity. Fishing Holdings is the nation’s premier manufacturer of fiberglass and aluminum fishing boats, including the legendary Ranger, Stratos and Triton brands. More details, product information and specific offerings can be found by visiting www.rangerboats.com, www.stratosboats.com and www.tritonboats.com. About Platinum Equity Platinum Equity is a global M&A&O® firm specializing in the merger, acquisition and operation of companies that provide services and solutions to customers in a broad range of business markets, including information technology, telecommunications, logistics, metals services, manufacturing and distribution. Since its founding in 1995 by Tom Gores, Platinum Equity has completed over 100 acquisitions with more than $27.5 billion in aggregate annual revenue at the time of acquisition. More information is available at www.platinumequity.com.