Introduces the "Boat-enator," a Proprietary, Algorithmic Boat Name Generator

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You can often tell an enourmous amount about a boater just by the name they chose for their boat. Introducing "Boat-enator," to help find the perfect boat name based on an owner's personality attributes!

Name your boat on

Name your next boat with the Boat-enator!

Our proprietary algorithm goes to work and the result is a boat name that perfectly matches You! introduces Boat-enator the Boat Name generator, the best way to name a boat based on the owner's personality! "With boating season right around the corner, we know there will be lots of newly purchased boats hitting the water for this 2014 season," commented Scott Teger, VP of Operations. "We wanted to utilize technology and social media to create a fun experience during this process, and add yet another layer to finding and buying a used boat on"

Is a boat owner Wealthy? Retired? Funny? Cynical? Chances are it is easy to answer those questions, just by looking at the boat's name. Boat owners have worked hard to earn the luxury of owning a boat and picking a name is symbolic of that hard work - Boat-enator helps pick the right name!

How it works? scored thousands of boat names using 5 key attributes; Age, Wealth, Ambition, Demeanor, and Tone. After answering a series of questions, which help determine the best fit among those attributes, a proprietary algorithm goes to work. The result is a boat name that perfectly matches it's owner.

Want to get a second opinion? provides a full Facebook OpenGraph integration which allows sharing for the critique and judgment of friends and family on social media.

Here are some of our favorites:
1. Second Wife
2. Sea Cups
3. Irish Wake
4. E Sea Livin
5. Get Away
6. Seas the Day
7. Fahrfrumwurken
8. Ships-N-Giggles
9. Knot a Sailor
10. Sturgeon General

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About is a funded San Francisco-based startup, utilizing technology to innovate and revolutionize the online boat classified space. By reaching millions of engaged boat enthusiasts every month, the company makes it faster and easier than ever to buy and sell used boats. To do so, utilizes key strategic partnerships, direct media buying on all major search engines, deep social media sharing on platforms such as Facebook's Opengraph, and no technology restrictions for listings.

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Scott Teger
36 Labs, LLC

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