Chaparral Boats Inc. Is Expanding
Chaparral Boats Inc. employs nearly 600 Georgians in Berrien County. The fiberglass boat manufacture based in Nashville, GA will expand its existing facility and create 50 jobs. Berrien County is about two hours south of Atlanta. Chaparral is the county’s largest employer. According to the Governor’s office the company contributes approximately $155 million in annual economic impact. Based on initial sales results the company anticipates additional expansion due to Chaparral’s recently developed line of Vortex jet boats.