Robert Atkinson started his career in the marine fabrication industry back in 1965 with family-owned Pipe Welders of Fort Lauderdale, FL. Over the years he has built custom tuna towers, t-tops, rails, leaning posts, poling platforms, ski tow bars, and a variety of custom items for the sport fishermen. He is passionate about providing a quality product with a design that compliments your boat. Married for over 40 years to his wife Linda, together they've raised five sons, two daughters, and are now enjoying five grandchildren and counting.
Robert Atkinson, Jr. came on board full-time in 2011 after earning his bachelor’s degree in business management. He handles all the sales and public relations. Not only does he do an excellent job in marketing, but he’s also a gifted fabricator too. Robert, Jr. has re-structured the business to run more efficiently and is a tremendous asset to Blue Water Marine Products. He had gotten married in September, 2018 to his wife Jessica. Together they enjoy English Country Dancing as well as having a good night of board games. Bobby and Jessica enjoy their active family life with their church and Bobby enjoys singing in the church choir.