ABOUT US

 

History



1969 - Genesis Surfboards registered.

1980 - Mid Coast Surf partnership is established.

1981 - First factory unit bought.

1985 - First modern long boards.

1987 - First lifesaving boards.

1987 - The number of employees doubled.

1987-2000 - Factory units grew from one to three.

2003 - Diversification into new specailty fibreglass fabrication : Solar arrays, water slides,Bar & kitchen benchtops,boat fittings etc.

2004 - Kanga AccessoriesTrademarked: A new in house accessories range

2005-GenV2 Surfboards: A joint venture with overseas manufacturers importing surfboards and accessories into Australia.

2006-Mid Coast Surf constituted as a company.

2007-The broardest customer base we have ever had.

2008-A rapid expansion into specialty glassing and the busiest year we have ever had for custom handshaped surfboard orders.

 

 

Directors

RICK FORD

Surfing since 1964

Shaping / Designing boards since 1969

CEO,Public Officer,Strategtic planing.Importing & Exporting.

 

MARK TAYLOR

Surfing since 1968

Glassing since 1977

Production manager,Factory layout & design,Employment officer

 

 

BEC LONG

Joined MCS 2009

Accounts management

 

CRAIG BONNETT

Surfing since.1993

Manager of repair & restoration

Fibreglass fabrication

 

 

....Not to forget all the people who work casual and by contract in the shop and factory today, and over the years.

 

 

 

 
 

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