1920'S

Century Boat Company was founded in 1926 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. In 1928, the company moved to Manistee, Michigan where it stayed for over 60 years.

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1930'S

Century Hurricane held the world's Outboard Speed record of 50.93 miles per hour. By 1937, Century offered 28 models.

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1940'S

Century was awarded a government contract to manufacture 3600 boats for WWII. Century received the Army-Navy E Citation for high achievement in the production of materials.

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1950'S

The "Thoroughbred of Boats” slogan was created. The popular Coronado boats were used in two Hollywood films. Century had 343 authorized dealers.

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1960'S

In the early 60’s, Century introduced a 45’ motor yacht and it's first jet-powered boat. In the late 60’s, they began creating fiberglass hulls.

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1970'S

Century began to grow the Parts, Sales and Marketing departments. They also purchased a fleet of tractor-trailers to haul their own product.

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1980'S

The Panama City plant was opened in 1983 where they reside today. The Century Tournament Skier was introduced as well as the Miramar model.

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1990'S

Yamaha Motor Corp. purchased Century in September of 1995. In August of 1995 Century and Cobia Boat Company merged to form C&C Manufacturing.

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2000'S

To meet consumer demand, Century began producing a selection of small and medium-sized center console boats and a new 19-foot Bay Boat. In March of 2005 Century sold Cobia brand moving to One Brand, One Vision.

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TODAY

In 2012 Century was purchased by Allcraft Marine, LLC and relocated to Zephyrhills. FL. Century offers a full line of saltwater fishing boats from 17' - 32' including Express, Walk-Around, Center Console and Inshore models to meet the demand of pleasure and tournament anglers.