The Company intends to consider a variety of financial and strategic alternatives including joint ventures, mergers or other strategic transactions, with a focus on improving liquidity and maintaining its strong balance sheet. In addition, Monaco Coach Corporation has retained Avondale Partners, LLC to evaluate strategic alternatives for Signature Motorhome Resorts business and BMO Capital Markets has been retained for its equine trailer division, Bison Manufacturing, LLC and its specialty trailer division, Roadmaster LLC.
Kay Toolson, the Company's CEO, commented, "Monaco will continue to execute its business plan while maintaining its tradition as a leading national manufacturer of recreational vehicles. We are confident that our retention of Imperial Capital will help us capitalize on our competitive position and the strength of our brands in order to maximize long-term value."
The Company cautions that there can be no assurance that this evaluation will result in any specific financial or strategic transactions.
About Monaco Coach Corporation
Monaco Coach Corporation, a leading national manufacturer of motorized and towable recreational vehicles, is ranked as the number one producer of diesel-powered motorhomes. Dedicated to quality and service, Monaco Coach is a leader in innovative RVs designed to meet the needs of a broad range of customers with varied interests and offers products that appeal to RVers across generations.
Headquartered in Coburg, Oregon, with manufacturing facilities in Oregon and Indiana, the Company offers a variety of RVs, from entry-level priced towables to custom-made luxury models under the Monaco, Holiday Rambler, Safari, Beaver, McKenzie, and R-Vision brand names. The Company maintains RV service centers in Harrisburg, Oregon and Wildwood, Florida and operates motorhome-only resorts in California, Florida, Nevada and Michigan.
Monaco Coach Corporation trades on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol "MNC." For additional information about Monaco Coach Corporation, please visit www.monaco-online.com or www.trail-lite.com.