Nautica Aqua Rush Cologne by Nautica, Released in 2012, Nautica Aqua Rush is a citrusy green fragrance for men.Harry Fremont is the nose behind this cologne. Nautica is an American fashion and accessories brand launched in 1983. Designer David Chu founded the company and primarily featured stylish designs for men. As the label grew in popularity, the product line expanded to include clothing for women and children, home goods, accessories and furniture. The brand uses numerous nautical themes and symbols throughout its product line. The company designs many fragrances in collaboration with the American beauty products manufacturer Coty. The first scent was launched in 1992 and over 20 more have been produced to date.